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Adjunct Faculty Exercise Science

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Adjunct Faculty Exercise Science

Chatham University is currently seeking candidates for the position of Adjunct Faculty - Exercise Science to teach various entry-level courses to undergraduate students. Classes may be offered in a traditional, synchronous, or asynchronous manner, depending on the course.

Individuals with a background in Exercise Science, Nutrition, Athletic Training or related fields are encouraged to apply. Additionally, individuals certified as First Aid/CPR Instructors are needed.

Chatham University strives to promote a campus environment that understands and embraces multiculturalism while increasing individuals' intercultural competence. We actively work to build and sustain a diverse and culturally vibrant campus, which promotes employee and student success and retention. Learn more at: .

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • This position's primary responsibility is teaching.
  • We welcome adjunct faculty who will collaborate on course development for the Exercise Science program curriculum, as the field is constantly evolving.
  • Participation in departmental meetings and university training may be requested at times for adjunct faculty.
Required Qualifications:
  • A bachelor's degree is required.
  • Practical experience outside of academia in exercise science or related field.
  • Candidates with a combination of academic and practical experience are particularly encouraged to apply.
Desired Qualification:
  • Experience teaching in an accredited Exercise Science Curriculum
  • A master's degree or doctoral degree in a related discipline.
  • Prior teaching experience is preferred.
How to Apply:

Applications accepted only via (direct link is ) and follow the instructions to complete the application process. To ensure full consideration, please include:
  • Cover Letter outlining your qualifications for the position
  • Curriculum Vitae or Resume
  • Contact information for three professional references
All application materials should be uploaded at the same time at the time of application. The system will not allow applicants to make edits to their applications after submission.

Chatham University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity, inclusion, and equity. Persons of color, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply. Chatham University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, or national origin.


Founded in 1869, Chatham University has an enrollment of over 2,200 students across over 60 undergraduate and graduate programs in our areas of excellence: sustainability & health, business & communications, and the arts & sciences. 

As the alma mater of environmental icon Rachel Carson '29, Chatham is perennially ranked as one of the "greenest" colleges in the United States. 

Located in Pittsburgh, PA—one of the country's most livable cities and great college towns—Chatham is composed of three distinct locations: the historic arboretumShadyside CampusChatham Eastside in the fast-growing East End; and Eden Hall Campus, one of the world's most sustainable campuses. 

Chatham's mission is "to prepare students to build lives of purpose, value, and fulfilling preparing graduates to be informed and engaged citizens in their communities; to recognize and respect diversity of culture, identity, and opinion; and to live sustainably." Building on this mission, Chatham is committed to creating a supportive and inclusive learning, living, and working environment for all members of the campus community. 

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