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    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)