Position Overview
The Program of Exercise Science at Marquette University is seeking a dynamic, motivated and problem-solving Clinical faculty member to join our faculty starting in July of 2018. We are seeking applicants for a full time participating, clinical assistant professor (12 month, non-tenure-track) due to expansion and high demand for our major. Marquette University is a major research university where teaching, research and service are all highly valued. Our highly successful undergraduate major feeds directly into the physical therapy doctoral degree as well as other post bachelorette clinical and graduate programs. Housed within the Department of Physical Therapy in the College of Health Science we pride ourselves on a rigorous basic science foundation and exceptional critical thinking skills provided to our students and their outstanding placement in graduate and clinical programs as well as into diverse clinical exercise physiology practice settings.

This new position requires collaboration with faculty in the Department of Physical Therapy including exercise physiologists and athletic trainers. Teaching across the curriculum includes graduate, undergraduate and professional students during the fall, spring and summer depending upon courses assigned. The successful candidate will create new content and teach to meet national standards and ensure continued mastery of clinical skills and contribute to the development of exceptional exercise physiologists committed to sustained learning and delivering compassionate exercise physiology. Teaching assignment will be related to expertise in at least one of the following areas: pediatric exercise physiology, applied strength and conditioning, elite performance training, exercise for special populations, applied human anatomy, psychology of sport/activity, community wellness.

Classes are delivered in a standard semester format (fall/spring) and 6 or 12-week summer sessions. The successful candidate will report to the Director of Exercise Science. Clinical faculty participate in all program and university governance including academic advising, service to the profession and community, faculty shared governance, recruiting of students and professional commitment to exercise physiology.

Duties and Responsibilities
The expectations and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Teaching in several of following areas: geriatric exercise physiology, applied strength and conditioning, elite performance training, exercise for special populations, applied human anatomy, psychology of sport/activity, community wellness.
• Assist in the accreditation process of American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and ability to meet requirements for certified exercise physiologist.
• Ability to contribute to the ongoing development and enhancement of the program.
• Inventory, ordering and coordinating the Exercise Physiology laboratory.
• Participation in profession.
• Advising of students.
• Assisting with programmatic requirements such as assessment, mentorship, and direct supervision of students while providing exercise physiology services in area of specialty.
• Assisting with the program objectives, teaching and achieving diversification of exercise physiology students.
• Ability to meet University, Department and Program requirements for ongoing scholarly activity and service.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• The successful candidate will have a minimum of an Advanced Master’s degree in exercise physiology or a related field.
• Minimum of three years of experience as an Exercise Physiologist or related profession.
• Previous college teaching experience.
• A commitment to the Mission and Vision of Marquette University.
• Demonstrated commitment to establishing relationships, communication and teaching that fosters inclusion, justice, diversity and equality but not limited to gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation and religion.
• Effective communication and computer skills appropriate for the university setting.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Terminal degree in Exercise Physiology or a related discipline.
• Certified or Registered Exercise Physiologist or other equivalent certifications based upon field.
• Previous experience in a variety of exercise physiology, wellness or healthcare settings working with diverse populations