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dwaddell85
02-28-2008, 03:59 AM
Dear Biomech-L,

Below you will find an advertisement for a tenure track faculty
position in the University of Mississippi's Department of Health,
Exercise Science and Recreation Management. Please note, I am not
the search chair so direct any questions to Dr. Allison
Ford-Wade. Her contact information is found at the bottom of the
advertisement.

cheers,
Dwight Waddell


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Faculty Position in
Exercise Science and Health

The Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreation Management
at The University of Mississippi invites applications for a full-time
(9-month), tenure track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate
Professor level. Individuals with training and experience in exercise
science and health science are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications: Qualified applicants should possess (1) a doctorate
in Exercise Science, Health Science, or a related field (2) teaching
ability and experience in higher education, (3) an established record
of scholarship, and (4) potential to obtain external funding for
scholarly activities.

Responsibilities: Responsibilities of the position include teaching
undergraduate and graduate classes in area of expertise, publishing
research in area of specialization, pursuing external funding,
developing resources to provide on-going support for research
activities, and contributing to interdisciplinary research
collaborations. Areas of expertise include, but are not limited to,
the following: exercise science, epidemiology, exercise behavior,
health aspects of physical activity, obesity, body composition or
biostatistics.

Program: The Department of Health, Exercise Science, and Recreational
Management offers a B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in Exercise Science, M.S.
in Health Promotion and a M.A. in Park and Recreation Management. The
Department houses laboratories in Applied Physiology, Biochemistry,
Applied Biomechanics and Ergonomics, Bone Mineral Density & Body
Composition, and Cognitive Neurophysiology. Detailed information,
including faculty, laboratory resources and instructional programs,
is available at the following
website:
http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/hesrm/ .

Availability: The position is available August 2008.

Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and will
continue until filled or an adequate applicant pool is established.
Competitive salary is commensurate with experience. Submit online
applications at
www.olemiss.edu/depts/HR including:

1) letter of application highlighting your academic expertise,
professional accomplishments, research focus, and teaching experience
2) three examples of scholarly work
3) a current curriculum vitae
4) contact information for five professional references

Address questions to:

Allison Ford-Wade, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair
Phone: 662-915-6770
e-mail: ford@olemiss.edu
215 Turner Center
University of Mississippi
University, MS 38677


The University of Mississippi is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Section
504/ADA/ADA employer.









Dwight E. Waddell, PhD
Exercise Science
Director, Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory
University of Mississippi
Turner Room 230
University, MS 38677-1848
Office: (662) 915-5563
Fax: (662) 915-5525
Email: waddell@olemiss.edu