Assistant Professor - Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology

Florida, United States
Salary Not specified
Oct 23, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Applied Physiology and Kinesiology at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL is seeking an Assistant Professor. Responsible for teaching, research and service and expected to contribute to the academic areas including Biomechanics, Motor Neuroscience, Neurophysiology, Orthopedics and/or Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation.

Position requires a Ph.D. in Physiology, Biophysics, Neuroscience, Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, Engineering, Biomechanics, or another appropriate field.

Deadline to submit application materials is December 1, 2020. Applications must be mailed to:
Attn: Search Committee
Department of Applied Physiology & Kinesiology
University of Florida
PO Box 118205
1864 Stadium Road, 100 FLGym
Gainesville, FL 32611-8205

Applications must include: 1) a letter of application with a statement of career goals, teaching philosophy, teaching interests and experience; (2) curriculum vitae; and (3) names, mailing addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three references.

The University of Florida is an equal employment institution and is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.

Selected candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluations Services (NACES) which can be found at

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 8000-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.