Assistant/Associate Professor in Exercise Physiology

Purdue University
Indiana, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted date
Aug 26, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Kinesiology, Exercise Physiology & Physical Education
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Health & Kinesiology at Purdue University seeks applicants for an academic-year (9-month) tenure-track faculty position (Assistant/Associate Professor) in Exercise Physiology to begin Fall 2022. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to and expand our nationally recognized program through grantsmanship, scholarly publications, teaching in the undergraduate and graduate programs, advising graduate students, and serving on departmental, college, and university committees.

Professional collaborative opportunities and pilot funding also exist within the NIH-supported Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (; the A.H. Ismail Center for Health, Exercise, and Nutrition (; Discovery Park (, the Cooperative Extension Programs of Health and Human Sciences (; and over 100 Centers at Purdue (

Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in Health & Kinesiology or a related field, have appropriate (2+ years) postdoctoral experience.  An independent line of research with potential for attracting extramural funding is expected at the assistant level, and evidence of extramural funding is expected at the associate level.

The Department of Health & Kinesiology is one of nine units in the College of Health & Human Sciences and is home to over 550 undergraduate students and graduate students. There are ample opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborations within the department and the College. The College’s Signature Research Areas can be accessed at: Purdue is consistently ranked among the leading research institutions in the country and has one of the largest international student populations among U.S. public universities. 

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement (up to 2 pages), teaching statement (up to 2 pages) and copies of 3 representative publications to


In addition, the candidate must arrange for 3 letters of reference (directly from the recommender) to be sent electronically to: Bruno Roseguini, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair c/o Ms. Michelle Scott ( This position will be open until filled; review of applications will commence no later than October 11th, 2021. 


Purdue University’s Department of Health & Kinesiology is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in a separate Diversity and Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

A background check will be required for employment in this position.

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, and individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. 

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