The Department of Kinesiology at Hope College seeks applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position with the rank of Assistant Professor that will begin August 1, 2021. The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: (1) teaching and program development in the areas of exercise science and pre-health care profession courses (2) advising and professional development of exercise science and pre-health care profession students, and (3) having a scholarly research agenda, with preference given to those who involve undergraduates in collaborative research. This position is pending final financial approval.
About the Hope College Department of Kinesiology
The Hope College Department of Kinesiology is a caring community of scholars and coaches committed to providing nationally recognized opportunities for Christ-centered academic inquiry and competitive athletics that inspire a life-long pursuit of personal well- being and vocational excellence. It is our mission to use the study and practice of human movement to transform the mind, body, and spirit of our students in order to prepare them for lives of leadership, character, and service.
Successful applicants will be required to hold a Ph.D. in exercise science or a terminal degree in a related field of academic study.
Hope College is committed to creating a diverse, ecumenical Christian academic community that invites all its members into a holistic and robust engagement with the historic Christian faith. The college's board, faculty, administration and staff are committed to the Christian faith as expressed in the ecumenical creeds of the ancient church. Individuals interested in this position must demonstrate a commitment to the character and goals of a liberal arts college with a Christian perspective, including a mature understanding of and commitment to the historic Christian faith.
Internal Number: 2020-00089
About Hope College
Hope College seeks to be a community that affirms the dignity of all persons as bearers of God's image. It is Hope College policy not to discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, family status, genetic information, height, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, or weight, except in the event of a bona fide occupational qualification. Hope College is an equal opportunity employer.