University of Virginia

Curry School of Education

Assistant Professor, tenure-track appointment, Kinesiology (Sports
Medicine/Athletic Training specialization)

(Pending Funding Approval)

Responsibilities: The faculty member will contribute to instruction,
scholarship, and service in the Kinesiology undergraduate, master's
level athletic training and doctoral level sports medicine programs.
Responsibilities also include directing the undergraduate program in
Kinesiology; including responding to student inquiries, recruitment of
students, initial advising, triage into appropriate specialty areas, and
advising students in pre-Athletic Training, pre-Physical Therapy and
other pre-Allied Health areas. The faculty member will also be expected
to seek extramural funding, and establish a programmatic line of
research in his/her chosen area. Collaboration with other faculty in
Kinesiology and the Curry School of Education, and interacting with
personnel at laboratory sites such as the McCue Center, Physical
Medicine & Rehabilitation, Kluge Children's Rehabilitation Center, and
the General Clinical Research Center of the Medical School is highly

Qualifications: Earned doctorate in sports medicine or related field;
BOC athletic training certification; college/university teaching
experience; demonstrated ability to conduct, publish, and present
relevant research; record of chairing master's theses and/or doctoral
dissertations; demonstrated desire and ability to secure external
funding; and interest in fostering interdisciplinary and collaborative
research activities

The Curry School is especially interested in candidates with sustained
engagement with communities that are underrepresented and with
demonstrated ability to integrate this asset into teaching and
scholarship at the university level. The Curry School of Education is
committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment. We
request that applicants include in their letter information about how
they will further this goal.

Application Process: Screening of applications will begin on January
15, 2006 and will continue until the position is filled. Send letter of
application, curriculum vitae, samples of scholarly work, and three
letters of recommendation to:

Christopher D. Ingersoll, PhD, ATC

Chair, Kinesiology/Sports Medicine Search

University of Virginia

210 Emmet Street South

PO Box 400407

Charlottesville, VA 22904-4407

Phone: 434.924.6187

Fax: 434.924.1389


The University of Virginia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer, complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act, and is
committed to fostering cultural and ethnic diversity.