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Assistant Professor of Sports and Exercise Studies

Rio Grande Community College

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Assistant Professor of Sports and Exercise Studies



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The University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Sports and Exercise Studies at the Assistant Professor rank.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses among the following: introduction to sport and exercise, concepts in exercise science, essentials in strength and conditioning and human wellness and physical fitness. In addition, successful candidates will work to create hands-on learning and practical experiences for students; as well as, actively participate in program development and assessment.
Tenure track faculty teach a minimum of 24 credit hours per academic year, advise/mentor students, and seek university service and scholarship within the discipline.
Position Qualifications:
Minimum qualifications include a doctorate (or ABD) in Exercise Science or a related field. Candidates with college teaching experience and interest and experience in strength and conditioning will be given preference. Applicants must be able to communicate and work effectively with students, staff, alumni, adjunct faculty, and members of the professional community.
Application Instructions:
Applicants must send a cover letter detailing their interest and qualifications, updated CV, transcripts (unofficial accepted for application purposes), as well as three professional references to Dr. Stephanie Wells-Mullins, Dean of the College of Professional & Technical Studies.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Position is open until filled. Background check and official transcripts required prior to hire. For additional information about Rio, please visit:
The University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College is America's unique private/public institution of higher education designed to provide learners the opportunity to attain a high-quality, high-value education. Our personalized, learner-centered environment promotes successful lives, careers, and responsible citizenship. Rio is nestled in the rolling hills of the Appalachian Mountains, a primarily rural area. Larger metropolitan areas including Huntington & Charleston, WV, and Athens & Columbus, OH, are within 1-2 hour driving time. Rio is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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