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    Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, Physical Education and Kinesiology Dept. is
    seeking a Biomechanics specialist for teaching undergraduate and graduate
    biomechanics, including labs, starting September, 1996. Additional teaching would include one or more
    of the following, depending on expertise: Management of Health Promotion
    Programs, Management of PE & Athletics, Soc/Psych Aspects of Sport, Coaching,Officiating Theory,
    First Aid/CPR, or physical education major activities.

    It is a Lecturer position with a salary range of $30,300 - $36,300.

    Qualifications: MS in PE or Health required: PhD and college teaching
    experience preferred.

    The Department has a new building, the bottom floor of which houses the
    large Biomechanics & Motor Behavior Laboratory of approximately 4000 sq.ft.
    Laboratory and research instrumentation includes a new Kistler force plate,
    3-camera Peak5 Performance Motion Analysis System, A-D software; BioPac Systems data acquisition system for digital
    and A-D data (EMG); appropriate computers; Qualisys Motion Plus 2D software,
    anthropometers, timing systems, etc. Opportunity for research is good and

    The Physical Education and Kinesiology Department is in the College of
    Science and Mathematics and offers the Bachelor and Master of Science Degrees
    in Physical Education with currently more than 370 Majors enrolled.
    Concentrations within the major include Commercial and Corporate Fitness,
    Pre-Physical Therapy, Teaching, and Health Education.

    Cal Poly is one of the 21 campuses of The California State University
    system. Cal Poly is a comprehensive, polytechnic university with a
    national reputation for the preparation of undergraduate and graduate
    students for professional and technical careers. Approximately 16,000
    students are enrolled in degree programs within the colleges of
    Agriculture, Architecture and Environmental Design, Business,
    Engineering, Liberal Arts, Science and Mathematics; and the University
    Center for Teacher Education.

    The Cal Poly Home Page on the Web may be accessed at

    To be considered, applicants must submit:
    1. a completed faculty application form (FA Form 125)
    (request this form from the Department)
    2. a professional resume
    3. official transcripts
    4. three current letters of recommendation

    Send to Dr. Dwayne Head, Department Head
    Physical Education and Kinesiology Dept.
    Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

    Deadline for receipt of application is March 1, 1996.

    Please indicate recruitment code 63030 on all correspondence.

    Kathy Barthels
    Physical Education and Kinesiology Dept.
    Cal Poly
    San Luis Obispo, CA 93407
    phone (805) 756-2793 or 2545
    fax (805) 756-7273