Assistant Professor

Washington State University
Washington, United States
Competitive Salary
Posted date
Sep 16, 2021

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

The Department of Nutrition and Exercise Physiology (NEP), Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University Health Sciences Spokane, invites applications for a permanent, full-time, tenure-track, 9-month Assistant Professor appointment. The position will begin January 2022. Please see the NEP homepage for information about the department:


Duties: Tenure-track faculty members are expected to teach and advise undergraduate and graduate students; develop and conduct a program of independent, collaborative, and/or cross-disciplinary research, leading to peer-reviewed publications; pursue internal and external grant funding; and provide service to the department, college, university, public and/or profession. We are seeking applicants with a research focus in clinical- or community-based populations. Applicants will be expected to teach courses and conduct research in exercise science.


Requirements: An earned terminal degree (e.g., PhD) in exercise science, kinesiology or related field. Health fitness or clinical certification through ACSM desirable. Candidates in ABD status are eligible to apply, but the terminal degree must be earned prior to the negotiated start date. Candidates with demonstrated postdoctoral research experience preferred.


Applications: Submit: 1) Letter of Application summarizing qualifications, 2) Curriculum Vitae, and 3) contact information for three professional references who will provide a letter of recommendation. The application materials must be submitted online at: . Review of applications will begin October 15, 2021 and continue until filled. Questions should be directed to Glen Duncan, Professor and Department Chair (509-358-7875;


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