Exercise and Sport Science – Tenure Track Position

The Exercise and Sport Science Department at Ursinus College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in the area of exercise physiology to begin fall 2013. Applicants are invited from all areas of exercise physiology. Teaching responsibilities will include both introductory and higher-level exercise science and exercise physiology courses for undergraduates, and the Common Intellectual Experience, a liberal arts seminar for all first-year students. We seek teacher-scholars who are passionate about undergraduate education and research. The successful candidate will be expected to establish a research program that engages student researchers with opportunities for co-publications and presentations. Ph.D. required. Send letter of application, resume, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy and research interests, and three letters of recommendation to Dr. Del Engstrom, Chair, Exercise and Sport Science Department, Ursinus College, P.O. Box 1000, Collegeville, PA 19426-1000. Full consideration will be given to applications received by November 15, 2012, but review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Ursinus College is a highly selective, independent, co-educational, residential liberal arts college of nearly 1700 students located about 25 miles northwest of center city Philadelphia. Ursinus is an EEO/AA employer. In keeping with the College’s historic commitment to equality, men and women, and members of all racial and ethnic groups are encouraged to apply.