Graduate Teaching Assistantship in Kinesiology at the

University of Texas at El Paso

The Department of Kinesiology at the University of Texas at El Paso is
seeking applicants for one-year renewable Graduate Teaching
Assistantships. Four positions are available for students interested in
obtaining their Masters of Science in Kinesiology with specialization in
Pedagogy of Physical Activity or Exercise Science.

Date of Appointment: September 1, 2007


Must be eligible for admission to the Graduate School. Admission
requirements are:

1. An undergraduate degree in Kinesiology or a related field from
an accredited institution with an overall GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0
2. Demonstration of academic achievement and potential as indicated
by the results of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and upper level
undergraduate and/or graduate coursework.
3. TOEFL score of at least 100/250/600.
4. Other evidence of background and experience that may be

Teaching experience preferred.

Visit the Graduate School website for detailed application information

Position Description:

Teach undergraduate laboratories related to biomechanics, exercise
physiology, fitness programs, or coronary intervention for no more than
20 hours per week. The TA works closely with the faculty member in
charge of the course. Assist faculty and students in conducting
research, maintain the laboratories, and assist faculty with other

Application Deadline:

Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the
positions are filled. Send TA application (request this from Dr. King),
vita, and three letters of recommendation. All documents should be
submitted electronically.

Inquiries and application documents should be addressed to:

Dr. George A. King, Graduate Coordinator

General Information:

The University of Texas at El Paso has approximately 19,000 students,
and offers 60 BS, 53 MS, and 10 PhD degrees including an
Interdisciplinary PhD in Health Sciences. The Athletic Program
participates in the NCAA Division I with 8 women's and 5 men's sports.
The Kinesiology Program offers BS and MS degrees to approximately 350
undergraduate and 40 graduate students. Visit us online at
ogy . The University will not discriminate on the basis of race, color,
national origin, sex, religion, age, status as a veteran of the Vietnam
era, sexual orientation, or disability in employment or the provision of

Veni Kong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Kinesiology

College of Health Sciences

The University of Texas at El Paso

1101 N. Campbell Street

El Paso, Texas, 79902, USA

Tel: (915) 747-7240 (Office)

(915) 747-6012 (Lab)