Assistant Teaching Professor (Anatomy & Physiology)
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The Department of Health Sciences and Human Performance within the
College of Natural and Health Sciences at The University of Tampa
invites applications for a full-time, renewable, non-tenure track
position at the Assistant Teaching Professor level beginning in
This position will have teaching and service requirements. Primary
teaching responsibilities are in Human Anatomy and Physiology with
opportunities to teach in the Human Performance and Allied Health
curriculum as needed by the department. Members of the faculty are
expected to create engaging, inclusive learning environments that
challenge students to reach their potential.
The successful candidate will have potential for
excellence in teaching, a critical area for our teaching-centered,
primarily undergraduate institution. Applicants should be eager to
create engaging, inclusive learning environments for our diverse
student body that emphasize shared learning objectives across a
range of subject areas within the health sciences. Students
majoring in the department earn a Bachelor of Science in many
health sciences programs and students from other majors across the
university can minor in our department. Each candidate will be
expected to teach 27 contact hours per academic year. Opportunities
for intersession and summer teaching may be available.
Service and Student Involvement:
We expect our colleagues to
fully engage with the institution by providing and/or developing
expertise that serves the broader needs of the institution as a
requirement for this position. Community and professional service
are also valued contributions, particularly where relevant to the
discipline. Successful colleagues engage undergraduate students in
a variety of activities as a means of providing greater depth and
opportunity to the educational experience at the university.
Faculty members also advise students each semester, providing
important guidance for enrollment as well as career advice.
: PhD preferred (strong ABD candidates
considered), prior teaching experience with undergraduates is
desirable. A personal commitment to quality undergraduate teaching
and advising is essential.
The ideal candidate for this position will have demonstrated
expertise in human anatomy and physiology. Prior teaching
experience and a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence in
undergraduate courses are required. Experience in teaching anatomy
and physiology for nursing and health sciences is required.
Experience in teaching in exercise science or allied health
undergraduate courses is preferred.
Salary for this position is competitive and commensurate with
qualifications and experience.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled.
All required documents listed below should be uploaded to the
attachment box at the bottom of the "My Experience" page of the
application before continuing through the application.
1. Cover Letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
4. Copy of Graduate/Terminal Transcript
Three reference letters from external providers are required.
Please have the reference provider email the reference letter to
your name and the position you applied for in the email subject
The University of Tampa is a medium-sized, comprehensive,
residentially-based private institution of more than 10,000
undergraduate and graduate students. The University is ideally
situated on a beautiful 110-acre campus next to the Hillsborough
River, adjacent to Tampa's dynamic central business district, a
growing, vibrant, diverse metropolitan area. UT reflects this
vibrancy; with 24 consecutive years of enrollment growth UT boasts
260 student organizations, a multicultural student body from 50
states and more than 100 countries, and "Top Tier" ranking in U.S.
News and World Report.
The University delivers challenging and high-quality educational
experiences to a diverse group of learners. The University has a
strong core curriculum rooted in the liberal arts, an enduring
commitment to internationalization that has garnered the Senator
Paul Simon Award, and a practical, experiential approach to
learning. The University offers more than 200 areas of study,
including majors in our colleges of Arts and Letters, Business,
Natural and Health Sciences and Social Sciences, Math and Education
and 14 master's programs.
The College of Natural and Health Sciences offers rigorous,
high-quality curricula in biology, marine science, environmental
science, chemistry, biochemistry, physics, forensic science,
exercise science, public health, allied health, sport management
and nursing; all designed to prepare students for challenges and
opportunities that lie ahead. Our faculty are excellent teachers in
the classroom and working with students individually. UT has
invested heavily in developing our college's teaching and research
facilities and laboratories. Our college continually fosters
relationships with organizations in the greater Tampa Bay area and
elsewhere to provide students with the opportunity to pursue an
internship, volunteer, or interact with professionals working in
their chosen field. Each department also offers study abroad
courses that students can take for credit toward their degree. For
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The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity employer dedicated
to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the
basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national
origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status,
or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa
recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students,
faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity,
equity, and inclusion. The University invites applications from
underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences
with diverse populations.
To receive full consideration for a faculty appointment with The
University of Tampa, please be sure to submit/upload documents as
required for this position at time of application submission.
Required documents should be submitted in the
attachment box at the bottom of the "My Experience" page of
the application before continuing through the
Background Check Requirements
Finalists may be required to submit to a criminal background
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