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
Professional collaborative opportunities and pilot funding also
exist within the NIH-supported Indiana Clinical and Translational
Sciences Institute (www.indianactsi.org); the A.H.
Ismail Center for Health, Exercise, and Nutrition (http://www.purdue.edu/hhs/hk/ismail/);
Discovery Park (http://www.purdue.edu/discoverypark/),
the Cooperative Extension Programs of Health and Human Sciences
and over 100 Centers at Purdue (http://www.purdue.edu/research/centers-institutes-cores/list.php).
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: https://www.purdue.edu/hhs/research/signature-areas.php.
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
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org). 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
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals,
including minorities, women, and individuals with disabilities, and
veterans are encouraged to apply.