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Tenure Track Assistant Professor Faculty Position - Human Performance in Clinical Settings

Apply now Job no: 493178
Work type: Regular full time
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Categories: Faculty - The School of Health Professions

Tenure-track Assistant Professor Position

School of Health Professions

Department of Health and Exercise Science

 

Description:

The Department of Health and Exercise Science provides a rigorous and enlightening intellectual environment for the professional development, achievement and distinction of leaders in Athletic Training, Community Health, Health Promotion and Wellness Management, Nutrition & Dietetics, and Human Performance in Clinical Settings. In 2016, the Department launched the BS in Human Performance in Clinical Settings (HPCS) program designed to prepare students for careers in Exercise Science. An additional goal of this program is to encourage students to seek ACSM and NSCA certifications.  The Department has earned national accreditation when available for each of its programs. Accordingly, the HPCS program is seeking accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation for the Exercise Sciences (CoAES). The program description can be found at: https://academics.rowan.edu/shp/departments/hes/programs/undergraduate/index.html

 

The Department of Health and Exercise Science is seeking to hire a qualified individual to teach courses within the area of Exercise Science. The successful candidate will teach Exercise Physiology, Exercise Prescription, Exercise for Special Populations, Biomechanics or other courses as deemed appropriate by the successful candidate’s experience and departmental needs. The successful candidate will assist the HPCS Program Coordinator in seeking accreditation through the CoAES. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program, as well as high quality scholarly publications that advance knowledge in the field. Additional duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting with internship coordination and providing service to the Department, College and University.  The successful candidates will also have the opportunity to develop collaborative multidisciplinary projects with other departments in the sciences, engineering, and emerging programs of medical education and research at Rowan University, as well as with the school of allopathic (www.rowan.edu/coopermed/) and school of osteopathic (www.rowan.edu/som/) medicine.

Qualifications:

Applicants must have a Ph.D. from an accredited institution of higher education in Exercise Science or a related field. The successful applicant is preferred to have ACSM and/or NSCA certifications, but these are not required.

Evidence of excellence in teaching and prior experience teaching at the university level is desired.

Successful candidates will have the ability to teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in the areas of Exercise Science within the HPCS program and Department. 

Additional qualifications:

  • Demonstrated commitment to working in an environment devoted to collaboration, collegiality, professional development, diversity, scholarly inquiry, student learning, civic responsibility, and respect for all people
  • A teaching/learning philosophy consistent with the mission of the Department of Health and Exercise Science
  • Knowledge of current research-based best teaching practices and the role of technology in teaching and learning

Rowan University is a Carnegie-classified Doctoral University (Moderate Research Activity) with approximately 19,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven academic colleges and five schools—the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment—with an Honors College that spans across disciplines. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 90 public research universities and the 7th fastest growing research institution in the nation.  

Starting Date:  September 1st, 2019

General Information: 

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.  

The application must be submitted through Rowan University’s online application system http://jobs.rowan.edu/cw/en-us/job/493178/tenure-track-assistant-professor-faculty-position-human-performance-in-clinical-settingsand must include a curriculum vitae, a detailed description of research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, and copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts.  Contact information for three references is required. Listed references will be notified immediately upon completed application submission to provide letters of recommendation.  All completed applications, including letters of recommendation, received by November 20, 2018, will receive full consideration. 

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Dr. Greg Biren, Chair of the Search Committee at biren@rowan.edu.

 Application Deadline:  November 20, 2018

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All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.