California State University, Los Angeles
College of Health and Human Services


Faculty Position: Motor Learning and Control
Assistant Professor, Tenure Track

Minimum Qualifications:
· Doctoral degree from an accredited institution with central focus on motor
learning and control.
· Demonstrated ability and/or interest in working in a multi-ethnic,
multicultural environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
· Ability to teach courses in motor learning and control.
· Ability to teach courses in other areas of expertise needed in the
· Experience working in a motor learning and control laboratory.
· Identifiable program of research in motor learning and control.
· Ability to guide student research in areas of expertise.
· Ability to apply knowledge of motor learning and control in clinical and
educational settings.
· Ability to interface with people and agencies in local communities.
· Ability to collaborate with other faculty, locally and on other campuses.
· Ability to work effectively in scholarly and professional service
activities beyond the campus.
· Ability to seek external funds through grants and contracts.

Duties: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in areas listed above;
carry out publishable scholarship; develop working relationships with
clinical and pedagogical training/service programs in the department;
develop working relationships in the surrounding community, and with other
faculty; seek external grants and contracts; advise students; guide student
research in areas of expertise; and participate in other service to the
department, university, and community.

Rank and Salary: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track: Salary commensurate
with qualifications and experience. If unable to fill, may revert to a
temporary appointment.

The University: California State University, Los Angeles, a comprehensive
urban university and one of 23 campuses that comprise the California State
University system, offers programs in more than 50 academic and professional
fields. The campus is located at the eastern edge of Los Angeles, adjacent
to the western San Gabriel Valley, with more than 20,000 full- and part-time
students reflecting the rich ethnic diversity of the area. The University is
committed to student-centered learning, free scholarly inquiry and academic
excellence, hires on the basis of merit and encourages qualified minorities,
women and persons with disabilities to apply.

Position Open Until Filled: Review of complete applications will begin
November 13, 2000. Appointment beginning Fall Quarter 2001. Employment
contingent on proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

Application: Send your complete application (letter of application,
curriculum vita, three current letters of reference, transcript indicating
highest degree earned, and several samples of scholarly work) to:

Dr. Janet C. Harris, Chair, Department of Kinesiology and Physical
Education, 5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90032-8162. Ph
(323) 343-4650, Fax (323) 343-6482,,

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