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01-22-1997, 06:02 AM

POSITION: Professor and Chair



A scholar of national stature, serving as chair, will be responsible for
leading the department into becoming a nationally recognized department and
to assist the College in becoming a premier land-grant College of Education.
The chair is expected to be a scholar, with an active research program in
health, wellness, or exercise and sport science, and to be responsible for
department administration, long-range planning, recruitment and evaluation
of faculty, development of active scholarly agendas within the department,
facilitation of faculty scholarly and external grant activity, alumni,
public relations and fund raising.

REQUIRED: A national reputation for scholarly work and an earned doctorate
in one of the specialization areas represented within the department, with a
strong preference for health, wellness, or exercise and sport science.
Substantial record of scholarship commensurate with senior rank. Successful
college/university teaching and administrative experience.

PREFERRED: Record of extramural support.

SALARY: Commensurate with education and experience. Position is for 12=

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Send letter of application, r=E9sum=E9, transcripts,=
names and addresses of six references to:
Search Committee=20
Iowa State University
Department of Health and Human Performance
237 Physical Education Building
Ames, IA 50011

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 15, 1997 or until position is filled.

Iowa State University, with a student body of over 25,000, is a broad-based
university of international stature. As a land grant institution, it is
committed to the concept of excellence in teaching, research, and service.
The university's motto, "Science with Practice", suggests the importance
placed on both the learning of theory and the discovery of application. The
Department of Health and Human Performance provides outstanding facilities
for study and research. The 1996 fall semester student enrollment in the
department numbers 650, including 65 graduate students. The department
faculty includes 27 F.T.E.

Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer and particularly
encourages women and minority applicants.