POSITION: Tenure Track Faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor
RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in area of expertise within the Allied Health Sciences major. Teaching assignments may include (but are not limited to) courses in Exercise Science/Physiology and Research Methods or other courses based on need. Faculty are expected to contribute to departmental, college, and university activities and contribute to university and community service. The department is seeking candidates who engage in high impact practices. Candidates must also engage in professional contributions as part of their responsibilities.
THE DEPARTMENT: The Health and Human Performance department offers degrees which include: Master of Science in Athletic Training, B.S. in Allied Health Science, B.S. in Exercise, Sport, and Health Education, a B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics and a B.S. in Sport Management. The Exercise, Sport, and Health Education major has concentrations that include Health and Exercise Science and Physical Education Teaching. The department has 19 full time faculty and is seeking candidates who can contribute innovative teaching approaches in both campus and community programming.
Application Procedure: Candidates must submit the following:
a letter of application;
current curriculum vitae;
a one page philosophy of teaching
evidence of teaching effectiveness and scholarly activity;
names, addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional/academic references and
copies of official transcripts of all academic coursework.
Applicants apply online, no email applications will be accepted.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Doctorate in Exercise Physiology, Exercise Science or related field. Candidates who are ABD may be considered.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Preferred teaching qualifications include college teaching experience, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and use of high-impact practices in undergraduate education. Evidence of research productivity preferred.
Internal Number: F00127P
About Radford University
Organization Description and More Information: Radford University is a co-educational, comprehensive, state-supported institution with an emphasis on teaching that enrolls approximately 9,200 students. Located in scenic southwestern Virginia, the university is 15 miles from Blacksburg and 40 minutes from Roanoke. The Department of Health and Human Performance resides within the College of Education and Human Development.