Assistant Professor of Exercise Science FAC00104PO19
The University of South Carolina Upstate is a positive, diverse, and empowering institution for motivated, success-minded students who want to be challenged academically, supported personally, and pushed to the boundaries of their potential in an opportunity-rich environment. Because the University of South Carolina Upstate is proud of its student body, we seek to attract a diverse applicant pool.
Job Description: Faculty position to teach on the Spartanburg and/or Greenville campus.
Faculty position to teach on the Spartanburg and/or Greenville campus. The School of Education, Human Performance, and Health seeks a tenure-track faculty member at the Assistant level for the Exercise and Sport Science program. The successful candidate for this position will have the ability to teach courses focused on kinesiology, including biomechanics, motor learning, and strength and conditioning in a collegial and cooperative environment. Experience teaching diverse populations of students at the college/university level required, as well as an active research agenda in exercise science or related areas.Required Qualifications: An ALA accredited MLS with at least two years’ experience in library access services and at least one year of supervisory responsibilities including staff evaluations.
Contact information: Dr. Kela Goodman Search Committee Chair 800 University Way Spartanburg, SC 29303 firstname.lastname@example.org 864-503-5691
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.
Minimum Qualifications: Candidates should have a doctoral degree in Exercise Science (or closely related field); ABD candidates with planned completion dates by August 15, 2020, will be considered. A demonstrated interest in teaching exercise science courses and an emerging research agenda, with presentations and/or publications in exercise and sport science or related fields are also required. A successful background check is required.
Preferred Qualifications: Candidates will possess appropriate professional certifications and have the ability to teach at both graduate and undergraduate levels.
Internal Number: FAC00104PO19
About University of South Carolina Upstate
The University of South Carolina Upstate is a comprehensive public university, a senior institution of the University of South Carolina and is among the fastest growing universities in the State. U.S. News and World Report recently ranked USC Upstate No. 1 among Top Public Regional Colleges in the South. USC Upstate has been recognized as a top producer of Fulbright Scholars. In addition, students and faculty from over 25 nations reflect the university's international character. Located between Charlotte and Atlanta along the I-85 corridor, one of the fastest growing business and high-tech regions in the country, the campus is within easy driving distance of the Appalachian mountains and the Atlantic Ocean beaches. The University has an enrollment of approximately 6000 students and employs approximately 650 full and part-time faculty and staff, reflecting the diversity of Upstate South Carolina. USC Upstate is proud of the diversity of its student body and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for faculty, staff, and administrators. We are an EOE/AA employer and are strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity.