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11-20-2008, 07:07 AM
College of Health and Human Performance

Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology

Assistant Professor: Biobehavioral Science

The Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology at the University
of Florida invites applications for a full-time, nine-month tenure track
faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor (position
#00006514). Individuals with training in Biomechanics, Exercise /
Performance Psychology, or Motor Control / Learning are encouraged to
apply. Priority will be given to applicants studying innovative research
questions that can be integrated with the research programs of existing
faculty in Biobehavioral Science. Applicants must hold an earned
doctorate in motor learning/control, neuroscience, biomechanics, or
psychology of human movement, and possess evidence of scholarly
achievements. Established or strong potential to attract external
funding commensurate with appointment rank in these disciplines is
required. Responsibilities for this position include developing and
maintaining a strong independent research program with additional
interdisciplinary collaborations that merit extramural funding and
publishing in high-impact scholarly journals. In addition, this position
entails teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in biobehavioral
science, mentoring graduate students, and participating in professional,
university, and community service. The position is available August,
2009 for an annual nine-month, tenure accruing contract; salary
competitive and commensurate with experience and rank. Applications must
be submitted on-line at https://jobs.ufl.edu/ (requisition #0801029) and
must include: (1) a letter of application (2) statement of research
interests and career goals (3) curriculum vita (4) two relevant
publications, and (5) name and contact information of at least three
references. Application deadline is December 15, 2008. Email inquiries
or nominations should be sent to: Dr. Christopher M. Janelle,
cjanelle@hhp.ufl.edu. The University of Florida is an equal opportunity
institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive
faculty and staff. Applications and nominations from a broad spectrum of
individuals including women, members of diverse ethnic groups, and
persons with disabilities are encouraged. All documents associated with
this search are subject to Florida's 'Government in the Sunshine' and
Public Records Laws. The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity


Chris J Hass, Ph.D.

Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology

University of Florida

o:352-392-0584 x 1294