Assistant Professor, Exercise Science
Carson-Newman University, a leading Christian Liberal Arts institution, recently ranked Best Undergraduate Teaching in the South by U.S. News & World Report and received the President's Award for Community Service. Carson-Newman emphasizes academic excellence through innovative teaching, advising, mentoring of students, and service learning. The campus is located at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains and is surrounded by beautiful lakes. More information is available from the university website, www.cn.edu.
Carson-Newman University invites applicants for an Assistant Professor of Exercise Science. The position is a full-time, 9 month, tenure track to begin August 2013.
Candidates for the position must have a Ph.D. (or ABD) in Exercise Science or a related field.
Carson-Newman employs faculty and staff who are actively supportive of its aim as a college with a Christian commitment.
Candidates for the position of Assistant Professor in Exercise Science should be broadly trained in the exercise science discipline, ideally with expertise in exercise physiology including exercise prescription for apparently healthy and special populations. In addition to teaching lower and upper level courses, the ideal candidate will also be willing to direct campus based physical activity programs for students and faculty and direct undergraduate research projects.
The rank and salary will be commensurate with educational preparation and experience. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
To be considered, please send a letter of interest, references, and current vitae to:
Dr. Naomi Larsen, Associate Provost
2130 Branner Avenue, Box 71989
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Phone: (865) 471-3471
Fax: (865) 471-3502