9 Month, Non-tenure Track Assistant Professor (or higher), Exercise Science Program


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Job Title 9 Month, Non-tenure Track Assistant Professor (or higher), Exercise Science Program Position Title 9 Month, Non-tenure Track Assistant Professor (or higher), Exercise Science Program Position Number Job Category University Faculty Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Rogers Park-Lake Shore Campus Location Code APPLIED HEALTH SCIENCES Department Name APPLIED HEALTH SCIENCES Is this split and/or fully grant funded? No Duties and Responsibilities

Loyola University Chicago’s Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health is an innovative new school committed to applying an entrepreneurial philosophy of educational excellence, research, and service as a means to achieve the goals of improving human potential through health sciences and the promotion of health equity. Parkinson graduates put their knowledge and skills to work in the public and private sectors in areas such as healthcare systems and services, public health, and education.

Through four areas of study (Applied Health Sciences, Healthcare Administration, Health Informatics, and Public Health Sciences), faculty teach, challenge, and mentor undergraduate and graduate students, as well as career professionals. We emphasize interdisciplinary learning, collaboration, and care for communities, while maintaining a focus on better understanding all the social determinants of health. Our faculty pursue a range of scholarly research that incorporates systems- and design-thinking which translates into sustainable, scalable solutions to advance knowledge and improve health and the delivery of care.

There’s never been a more important time to be in the health sciences and public health fields. Discover how Parkinson faculty are called to develop the next generation of healthcare leaders who will drive change and expand knowledge in the service of humanity through learning, justice, and faith. Learn more about Parkinson School and Chicago’s Jesuit Catholic University.

Faculty Position within Department of Applied Health Sciences:
The Department of Applied Health Sciences, in the Parkinson School of Health Science and Public Health ( PSHSPH ) invites applications for full-time, non-tenure track positions in Exercise Science. The full-time, non-tenure track appointments begin August 2020 and include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses.

We are currently seeking faculty for our growing Exercise Science programs. These positions are a 9-month faculty appointment. Principle responsibilities include teaching, scholarly productivity, advising graduate students, and working collaboratively with faculty and administration in strategic growth and development of the Exercise Science programs. We invite applicants to join our dynamic and inter-professional environment focused on excellence in teaching, research and service. Ideal candidate qualifications include:

Minimum Qualifications:
An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology or a closely related field from an accredited institution.

Preferred Qualifications:
Ability to work collaboratively within shared research space, and evidence of successful university teaching in exercise science, kinesiology or a related discipline. Communicates research/scholarly work by presentation at local, state and regional conferences. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have research expertise that is in line with or expands upon the expertise of existing faculty in Exercise Science.

Teaching assignments may include the following content areas: clinical and/or advanced exercise physiology, cardiac rehabilitation, health promotion, motor learning and strength and conditioning. A background in clinical exercise physiology is preferred. Previous academic experience with diverse populations is highly desirable. Qualified applicants will also demonstrate a history of supervisory and/or leadership experience; experience establishing clinical and community partnerships; evidence of curriculum design and development; involvement in professional organizations ( ACSM, NSCA or equivalent).

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applicants with a defined area of scholarship and demonstrated ability in conducting research will be given preference.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology or a closely related field from an accredited institution.

Preferred Qualifications:
Ability to work collaboratively within shared research space, and evidence of successful university teaching in exercise science, kinesiology or a related discipline. Communicates research/scholarly work by presentation at local, state and regional conferences. Additionally, the ideal candidate will have research expertise that is in line with or expands upon the expertise of existing faculty in Exercise Science.

Physical Demands Working Conditions Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

An earned doctorate (Ph.D.) in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology or a closely related field from an accredited institution.

Open Date 04/30/2020 Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants

Any questions can be directed to:
Dr. John Brady, Chair, Search Committee
Jbrady6@luc.edu
Loyola University Chicago, Parkinson School of Health Sciences and Public Health
1032 W. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60660

Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/13853 Job Number 8550444, 8550455 Organizational Location HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS
Posting Details

Number of Vacancies Desired Start Date 08/15/2020 Position End Date Open Until Filled Yes Applicant Documents
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  2. Curriculum Vitae
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  1. Teaching Statement
  2. Research Statement
  3. Writing Sample
  4. Scholarly Publications
  5. Teaching Evaluations
  6. Other Document
  7. Unofficial Transcripts
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  9. Resume
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