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Motor Control TT FACULTY POSITION (FALL 2020) - San Diego State University

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  • Motor Control TT FACULTY POSITION (FALL 2020) - San Diego State University

    Motor control/motor learning


    The School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences at San Diego State University is searching for a full-time (10-month) tenure-track faculty member in the area of motor control, motor learning, or movement neuroscience. This position will be at the Assistant Professor rank and will begin August 2020. An earned academic doctorate (Ph.D. preferred) in motor control, motor learning, movement neuroscience, rehabilitation science, or related field is required. Research expertise on central and peripheral nervous system control of movements across the lifespan and among individuals with physical disabilities is desirable. The ideal candidate will have the potential for building relationships with and collaborations among outside centers and departments, such as: engineering, rehabilitation, neuroscience, and/or neuroimaging (fMRI, MRI, EEG). Teaching responsibilities may include undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of motor learning and control, biomechanics, kinetics, and kinematics.

    SALARY: Commensurate with experience. Application review will begin October 15, 2019 and the position will remain open until it is filled.

    The School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences offers B.S. degrees in Kinesiology (with emphasis areas in Pre-Physical Therapy, Fitness Specialist, and Exercise Science Generalist), Athletic Training, and Foods and Nutrition; M.S. degrees in Kinesiology (with a specialization in Applied Movement Science), Exercise Physiology, Nutritional Sciences, and a dual M.S. degree in Exercise Physiology-Nutritional Sciences; and a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree. For additional information visit the School website (

    SDSU has an enrollment of over 33,000 students and is currently designated as a Doctoral / Research-Intensive University by the Carnegie Foundation. SDSU is a large, diverse, urban, and Hispanic-Serving Institution with a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence. Additional information about the University is available at Interested candidates should apply via Interfolio at

    SDSU is a Title IX, equal opportunity employer.