Clinical Assistant Professor in Exercise Science
The Department of Kinesiology at the University of New Hampshire is currently seeking applicants for a 1 to 3-year appointment (with potential for renewal) as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Exercise Science major and Director of the UNH Cardiac Rehabilitation and Prevention Program with a start date of August 19, 2019. Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off. The University actively creates and nurtures a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and a shared spirit of inquiry. Additional information on the Exercise Science program can be found on the department website https://chhs.unh.edu/kinesiology/program/bs/exercise- science-major
The successful candidate will have at least a Masters degree in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology or a related area and have either ACSM Certified Clinical Exercise Physiologist or AACVPR Certified Cardiac Rehabilitation Professional certification. Successful candidates should have a minimum of two years experience working in clinical exercise physiology settings (e.g. stress testing, cardiac or pulmonary rehabilitation). Candidates should have teaching experience at the undergraduate level and have the knowledge to teach courses in Electrocardiography, Cardiopulmonary Pathologies, and Scientific Foundations of Health and Fitness. The candidate’s duties will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in the Exercise Science program, advising and supervising undergraduate and graduate students in clinical activities, and directing the Phase III and IV UNH Cardiac Rehabilitation and Prevention Program.
The University of New Hampshire is the state’s public research university, providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate programs and graduate programs of distinction. Its primary purpose is learning: students collaborating with faculty in teaching, research, creative expression, and service. The University of New Hampshire has a national and international agenda and holds land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant charters. The University serves New Hampshire and the region through continuing education, cooperative extension, cultural outreach, economic development activities, and applied research.
The University seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff, and students. The university prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status. Application by members of all underrepresented groups is encouraged.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit your materials including a letter of application indicating how qualifications and experiences fit the requirements of the position, curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three references via the following link (https://jobs.usnh.edu). For additional inquiries please contact:
Dain LaRoche, Ph.D.
Chair of Search Committee
University of New Hampshire, Department of Kinesiology Durham, NH 03824
603-862-4859 (Phone) Dain.LaRoche@unh.edu (e-mail)