The Department of Health and Sport Sciences (HSS) in the College of Education and Human Development (CEHD) at the University of Louisville invites applications for a full-time Lecturer (non-tenure track) position in the Exercise Physiology program. We seek to strengthen the department with a professional who will bring a strong background in Strength and Conditioning and clinical application. In addition, Lecturers are expected to be excellent teachers who will lead both undergraduate and graduate courses in the content areas listed below, as well as participate in Exercise Physiology Program service and function as part of a larger programmatic and departmental team.
MISSION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND SPORT SCIENCES
The mission of the Department of Health and Sport Sciences is the development and preparation of individuals to be future leaders in a variety of metropolitan settings including primary through higher education, public and private corporations, and governmental agencies. The Department of Health and Sport Sciences prepares and trains professionals in exercise science, exercise physiology, health education, physical education, sport management, and youth sports. The Department fulfills its mission by providing academic instruction at the bachelors, masters, and doctoral levels and by conducting theoretical and applied research. The Department also serves the university and metropolitan community through a variety of service classes fostering healthy and active lifestyles and by contributing professional consulting and service learning opportunities to a diverse student body and community.
Full-time Lecturers (non-tenure track) are expected to teach undergraduate Exercise Science courses and/or graduate Exercise Physiology courses (see content area needs below). The provision of a student-focused experience that integrates lecture and practical application with real world experience in a state-of-the-art academic setting is vital to the mission of the Exercise Physiology program. The maintenance of a curriculum that remains in accordance with the program’s accrediting bodies (the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and the National Strength and Conditioning Association’s Education Recognition Program) is expected. In addition to teaching, Lecturers are also expected to perform duties in service to the Program, Department, and/or College in accordance with the awarded contract.
You will be asked to electronically submit your curriculum vitae and complete a Self-ID form on this site.
Please also submit to the Search Committee Chair listed below, a current CV, a letter of application explaining how minimum and preferred qualifications are met and describing relevant experiences and interests, names and contact information for at least three references, teaching evaluations for all classes taught in the last three years (if possible), and a copy of transcripts. Letters of recommendations may be requested from candidates at a later date, however, candidates may include up to three current letters of recommendation with their application materials if desired.
Mike Jett, Chair Exercise Physiology Search Committee Department of Health and Sport Sciences University of Louisville Louisville, KY 40292 Phone: (502) 852-8351 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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A master's degree in Exercise Physiology or a closely related field
Current certifications through NSCA (CSCS or higher preferred) and/or ACSM
Additionally, applicants may be qualified based on one or both of the following:
Demonstrated successful teaching experience in the relevant programs in Exercise Science/Exercise Physiology/Strength and Conditioning
Work experience in the field of Strength and Conditioning/Performance Coaching in an athletic team setting
Commitment to diverse students, equity, and social justice
Demonstrates ability to work well and ethically with colleagues
Demonstrates excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively as a team member
Demonstrates interest in working in diverse University and community settings
Ability to teach in some or all of the following content areas: Anatomy and Physiology, Biomechanics, Statistics, Nutrition
Evidence of knowledge or experience in incorporating technology in instructional practices
Experience with advising and/or supervising undergraduate students
Additional Salary Information: Based on qualifications and experience
Internal Number: 35708
About University of Louisville
The University of Louisville is a state supported research university located in Kentucky's largest metropolitan area. The University has three campuses. The 287-acre Belknap Campus is three miles from downtown Louisville and houses seven of the university's 12 colleges and schools. The Health Sciences Center is situated in downtown Louisville's medical complex and houses the University's health related programs and the University of Louisville Hospital. The 243-acre Shelbyhurst Campus is located in eastern Jefferson County.