UNIVERSITY OF NORTHERN IOWA Assistant Professor, Physiology of Exerc in CEDAR FALLS, Iowa

Position Description:The University of Northern Iowa's Department of Kinesiology is seeking an Assistant Professor in Physiology of Exercise. This position involves teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels in two or more of the following areas: Sports Nutrition, Anatomy, and Exercise Physiology. Responsibilities also include scholarship, professional service, advising students, and supervision of undergraduate and master thesis/research projects. Professionals strongly committed to the academic and professional preparation of majors for exercise and sport performance related fields are encouraged to apply.UNI has a bold vision that we will be a diverse and inclusive campus community that provides an engaged education empowering students to lead locally and globally. We seek faculty across disciplines, departments, and colleges to work together to build our national prominence in any of four distinct but interrelated areas of our vision and strategic plan: engaged learning, diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community engagement. Successful candidates with background and interest in these areas will form clusters to advance our work, joining current faculty conducting teaching, scholarship, and service in these areas.Full/Part Time Status:Full TimeService Schedule:Academic YearEducation Requirements:Ph.D. in exercise physiology/exercise science or related field required; ABD's will be considered.Required Qualifications:Required qualifications include demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching; demonstrated ability to establish a research agenda, conduct research and publish manuscripts in peer reviewed research journals; and demonstrated commitment to professional service.Desirable Qualifications:Preference will be given to candidates with a record of professional and community engagement; a strong background in research methodology and statistics; and a record of collaborative work.Position Title:Assistant Professor, Physiology of ExerciseJob Category:Type of Position:Tenure-TrackFull Consideration Date:Friday, October 12, 2018Advertising Started on:Friday, August 24, 2018College:College of EducationDepartment:KinesiologyRequired Documents:Curriculum VitaProfessional References:Applicants must enter reference information online as part of the application process.Number of References: 3Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact: - Forrest.Dolgener@uni.eduWellness & Recreation Ctr 203Phone: 319-273-6479UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.