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11-18-2010, 12:40 PM

Kinesiology Generalist

The Department of Kinesiology at California State University, Fullerton seeks to hire a tenure track faculty member with broad interests in the general field of kinesiology. Primary teaching responsibilities are expected to be in the foundations of anatomy and physiology and/or in such areas as introduction to kinesiology, basic biomechanics, and measurement and statistics in kinesiology.
Successful applicants will be expected to conduct research and engage in other scholarly activities; participate in curriculum review and/or development; advise and direct student research and graduate theses/ projects/exams; provide Department, College, and University service; and provide academic advisement.

-Earned doctorate in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or related field;
-Successful teaching performance in relevant coursework;
-Focused scholarly/creative agenda, with a record of peer-reviewed publications and potential to attract external funding.
-Evidence of significant professional and leadership activities; and
-Ability to work successfully within a culturally diverse university and community.

The Department (> 1,000 majors) offers B.S and M.S. degrees in Kinesiology, providing students with several focus options related to specific career objectives and sub-disciplinary specializations. The Department houses several laboratories and offers multiple opportunities for collaboration in its research centers, including the Center for Sport Performance, the Center for Successful Aging, the Center for the Promotion of Healthy Lifestyles and Obesity Prevention, the Lifespan Wellness Center, and the Center for the Advancement of Responsible Youth Sports. Visit the departmental and University websites for additional information about our offerings and faculty: http://hhd.fullerton.edu/knes/

Rank & Salary

This position is at the rank of Assistant Professor. Salary is competitive and commensurate with rank, experience and qualifications. Periodic salary adjustments are enacted by the state legislature. Additional teaching in summer and intersession is often available. An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available which includes health/vision/dental plans; spouse, domestic partner and /or dependent fee-waiver; access to campus child-care as well as an affordable housing program; and a defined-benefit retirement program through the state system along with optional tax sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits visit: http://hr.fullerton.edu/Benefits/Faculty_Unit_3.pdf

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Appointment Date

August 2011

Application Procedures

Send letter of application; a brief narrative (2 pages) regarding candidate's views on trends and future directions in main area of research; transcripts of graduate work; current vita; up to three examples of scholarly work; copies of teaching evaluations for all courses taught over the past two years; and three letters of recommendation addressed to:

Department of Kinesiology
California State University, Fullerton
P.O. Box 6870
Fullerton, CA 92834-6870
ATTN: Chair, Generalist Search Committee

Application Deadline

To assure full consideration complete applications should be received by December 15, 2010. The positions will remain open until filled.

Cal State Fullerton is an Equal Opportunity/

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