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12-01-2010, 02:01 AM
Position Announcement: University of Memphis, Department of Health and Sport Sciences. Department Chair and Professor/Associate Professor # 3526.

Doctorate in departmental discipline required. Preferred candidate has a national/international reputation and a record of outstanding scholarship, success in securing external funding; proven leadership and management competencies including strategic planning, team building, fiscal responsibility; and effective interpersonal skills with diverse constituencies. The Chair provides leadership in the administration of programs leading to B.S.Ed. degree in three majors and M.S. degree in two majors as well as maintaining a University wide physical activity program. The Chair interacts with alumni and University colleagues; establishes collaborative relationships with community, regional, and national partners; participates in professional organizations; extends the department's focus on research and capacity to secure external funding; and provides for sound management for the department's resources, including 31 full time and 35 part time faculty members.

Visit department online at http://www.memphis.edu/hss/.
Additional information about this position is online at http://www.memphisedu/coe/about/jobs.htm.
Applications are submitted electronically at https://workforum.memphis.edu.
Address inquiries to Dr. Ernest Rakow at erakow@memphis.edu.

Brian K. Schilling, PhD
Associate Professor, Exercise Neuromechanics Lab Director
The University of Memphis
314 Roane Fieldhouse
Memphis, TN 38152