The School of Kinesiology at the University of Michigan invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. Individuals with training and expertise in basic, clinical or translational research are encouraged to apply. Candidates whose research is focused on the prevention, treatment, and/or rehabilitation of musculoskeletal injuries are preferred. A PhD is required and postdoctoral training is highly desirable. Preference will be given to applicants who are BOC certified. Candidates must have the ability to establish a funded research program. A strong commitment to teaching undergraduate courses in athletic training and graduate courses in their area of research specialty is required. The individual will be expected to acquire external funding for research and to contribute to interdisciplinary research activities in the School of Kinesiology.

The School of Kinesiology at the University of Michigan is one of 19 degree-granting academic units on the Ann Arbor campus. Detailed information on the School of Kinesiology, including its faculty, laboratories and instructional programs, is available at the following website: http://www.kines.umich.edu/.

Review of applications will begin 22 October 2010 and will continue until the position is filled. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. To apply, send electronic copies (.PDF only) of your letter of application, curriculum vitae, research statement, relevant reprints, and names and contact information (mailing address, phone number, and email address) for three references to:

Marsha Lewis
School of Kinesiology
The University of Michigan

For more information regarding the details of the position, please contact Riann Palmieri-Smith, Ph.D., ATC (riannp@umich.edu)

The University of Michigan is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Riann Palmieri-Smith, Ph.D., ATC
Associate Professor
Athletic Training, Movement Science, & Orthopaedics
School of Kinesiology
University of Michigan
4745G CCRB, 401 Washtenaw Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2214
Office: 734-615-3154
Fax: 734-936-1925
Email: riannp@umich.edu