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Tenure track, Assistant or Associate Professor, Kinesiology

Texas Christian University, Kinesiology Department

Job Title: Tenure track, Assistant or Associate Professor, Kinesiology
Job Location: Fort Worth , TX
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Health sciences, nursing, kinesiology
Medicine, dentistry, pharmacy
Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Date Posted: 2019-02-22
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Tenure track, Assistant or Associate Professor, Kinesiology

Department of Kinesiology
Texas Christian University

Position: Tenure track, assistant or associate professor appointment beginning August 2019

Professional Duties: Teach and develop undergraduate and graduate courses in applied exercise physiology such as Exercise Testing and Prescription, Strength and Conditioning, Sports and Exercise Pharmacology, and Clinical Exercise Testing. Potential involvement in The Sport Science Center at TCU. Maintain an active research agenda, seek internal and external funding, supervise/advise undergraduate and graduate majors, and provide service to the university.

The Department of Kinesiology offers a variety of undergraduate majors/degrees, a M.S. degree in Kinesiology, and a PhD in Health Sciences ( Distinctive characteristics of the department can be explored at TCU is a leading, private teaching and research institution located about 3 miles from downtown Fort Worth and 25 miles from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. By virtue of TCU’s location and resources, opportunities for growth and success as an academic leader are vast. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently selected Texas Christian University as one of the top universities honored as a “Great Colleges to Work For” institution for the 7th consecutive year. TCU has established a new medical school in collaboration with the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center. TCU has a unique focus on global learning, an emphasis on multicultural training and participation in interprofessional education. In addition, the benefits package offered by TCU is one of the best in the country, including substantial tuition benefits for employees and family members. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. TCU is an AA/EEO employer.  


Job Requirements

Requirements: Minimum requirement is an earned doctorate in Kinesiology (or closely related field) with a concentration in exercise physiology. Applicant should have record of scholarly work and ability to develop a focused agenda for independent research in their discipline. Preferred qualifications include a specialization in applied exercise physiology and previous college/university teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels. ACSM, NSCA or other specialty certifications are also encouraged. All applicants must demonstrate a commitment to foster a diverse, equitable, and inclusive classroom/office environment.

Information and Application Process Instructions

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application: Screening of applicants will begin March 1, 2019 and

Deadline: will continue until the position is filled.

Application: Candidates should provide the following documents: 1) letter of interest; 2) curriculum vita; 3) statement of teaching philosophy; 4) statement of your existing or proposed program of research; and 5) names and contact information for three professional references to: Faculty. Select “Harris College of Nursing & Health Sciences” to find the position announcement.

Contacts: All questions regarding the application process and position should be directed to Human Resources at

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