Assistant Clinical Professor of Exercise Physiology
August 7, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
Ohio University, Division of Exercise Physiology seeks applications and nominations for an 9-month non-tenure track position at the level of Assistant Clinical Professor. The successful candidate will be responsible for the leadership and development of a sports performance track within the clinical master’s program, in undergraduate courses. The successful candidate will also serve as a mentor and coordinator for student practicums and internships. Specifically, the candidate will locate and develop high quality practicum and internship sites in the area of sports performance, such as with sports teams on campus, ROTC, OhioHealth, local high schools and Ohio University’s Dublin campus. This candidate will help in the recruitment of high-quality graduate students, and expand the breadth and depth of this program. There will also be opportunities for research based upon the successful candidate’s training and experience in research. He or she will work collaboratively within the University and community programs, develop a human performance clinic in our new state of the art facilities to promote student learning, research opportunities and community wellness. The candidate will also advise undergraduate and graduate exercise physiology students, potentially apply for funding, and serve on School, College, and University committees. The preferred candidate will have a commitment to contributing to the climate of diversity in the College; including a diversity of educational and scholarly approaches.
This position has an expectation of 60% teaching, 30% clinical activities, and 10% scholarship, to be negotiated upon hire. Funding for this position is available for 2 years, after which it will be expected to be self-sustaining. Therefore, a focus must be placed on mechanisms of generating revenue such as through program enrollment, human performance clinic, facilitating events on and off campus, and alumni engagement.
Ohio University is a doctoral/research intensive state university with 21,000 students on its picturesque Athens campus and another 8,500 students on five regional campuses. The Division of Exercise Physiology is within the School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness in the College of Health Science and Professions (http://www.ohio.edu/chsp).
a. Earned M.S. with Sport/Human Performance Exercise Physiology specialization or other relevant degree by the start date. b. Professional work experience in the field of performance-based exercise physiology; possession of associated credentials (e.g., NSCA certification). c. Direct experience working with athletes in the area of sports performance and physiology. d. Evidence of successful leadership, communication, and management in sports performance. e. Commitment to quality undergraduate and graduate education. f. Commitment to active learning/coaching and use of technology in the learning process. g. Commitment to involvement in professional organizations related to sport/human performance. h. Evidence of previous networking in the field of sports performance.
a. Earned Ph.D. or ABD with Sport/Human Performance Exercise Physiology specialization at the start date. b. Evidence of successful teaching of undergraduate and graduate courses. c. Ability to engage and collaborate in research, especially as it pertains to sport physiology. d. Experience using video capture (e.g. Dartfish) for exercise instruction. e. Experience within sport performance industry.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience. It is a 9-month position with
university benefits including tuition for self and family, a comprehensive insurance
package (prescription plan, vision benefits, dental plan and life insurance), relocation assistance, and an excellent retirement plan.
Internal Number: 27339
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