Assistant/Associate or Full Professor - Exercise Physiology -
Mayborn College of Health Sciences
Position Available Date:
The University of Mary Hardin Baylor's Mayborn College of Health
Sciences seeks qualified faculty for its School of Exercise &
Sport Science beginning in July of 2023. Faculty rank at time of
initial appointment (Assistant, Associate or Full Professor) will
be offered commensurate with experience. UMHB seeks faculty who are
active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to prepare
students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in
a global society.
The School of Exercise & Sport Science offers three
undergraduate degree programs with five major options.
Specifically, the undergraduate degrees offered include the
Bachelor of Sport Management (B.S.M.), the Bachelor of Science in
Public Health (B.S.P.H.), and the Bachelor of Science in Health
Sciences (B.S.H.S.), which includes three options: the B.S.H.S. in
EC-12 Physical Education, the B.S.H.S. in Exercise Physiology, and
the B.S.H.S. in Health Science. Additionally, the School offers
three graduate degrees that include the Master of Science in
Exercise Physiology, the Master of Science in Sport Administration,
and the Master of Public Health. Our goal is to engage students in
a Christ-centered learning environment where they will develop the
knowledge, skills, and interprofessional competencies to become
leaders in the complex and dynamic environment of health
UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 22,000
in the heart of central Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles),
Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130 miles) and
Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural
and recreational opportunities, and a high quality of life are
hallmarks of the local community.
Activities required of all faculty include exemplary teaching,
curriculum development, student recruitment and advising;
professional attainment; and service to department, college,
university, and the community.
Teach both undergraduate and graduate level courses in the Exercise
Physiology and Health Science Degree Programs. Such courses may
include Exercise Physiology, Exercise Prescription, Clinical
Exercise Physiology, Anatomical Kinesiology, Strength and
Conditioning, and/or other courses in the related field. The
teaching load is typically 12 hours per semester. Other
responsibilities may include graduate student mentorship, and
clinical supervision of students and/or internship sites.
Salaries and Benefits:
- Doctorate in Exercise Physiology, Health Science or related
discipline from an accredited institution is required.
- Candidates with evidence of teaching repertoire in more than
one exercise physiology-related area (exercise physiology, exercise
prescription, biomechanics, strength and conditioning, nutrition,
etc.) are strongly encouraged to apply.
- Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to
professional attainment, and commitment to quality improvement are
- For appointment at Associate Professor rank, a minimum of six
(6) years full-time teaching in a related discipline in an
institution of higher education at the rank of assistant professor
- For appointment at full Professor rank, a minimum of four (4)
years full-time teaching in a related discipline in an institution
of higher education at the rank of associate professor is
- Must be an active, and committed Christian.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits
including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match
and UMHB tuition benefits for employees and their dependents.
Position will remain open until filled.
Please click the “Apply Now” link to apply for this position.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, transcript copies, and evidence
of quality teaching performance with your online application.
Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB's
mission and values, found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission.
In addition, include in one page or less, a description of your own
Christian beliefs and commitments.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
position is filled.
For information regarding employment at the University of
Mary Hardin-Baylor, please visit our Careers Site.
To apply, visit https://umhb.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2zc18ok6yzt