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Part-Time Faculty Pool, Health Sport Sciences (Exercise Sport Sciences)

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number PTF266
Advertised Title Part-Time Faculty Pool, Health Sport Sciences (Exercise Sport Sciences)
Position Number 004222
Department Health Sport Sciences
Job Summary

Teach one or two courses for the University of Memphis, generally at the undergraduate level.

THIS POSTING IS NOT A GUARANTEE OF AN OPEN POSITION. Applications for part-time faculty positions are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed by the department chair when openings become available. Future teaching assignments are on a term-by-term basis, which may include fall, spring and summer.

Postings close yearly on January 31; to maintain your application within the system, you will need to re-apply each year.

At the time of application, applicants should be prepared to upload a cover letter, resume/CV, references list, statement of teaching philosophy, & an unofficial transcript.

Minimum Position Qualifications

An earned Master’s or Doctorate in the area of Exercise Science or a related area of study is required. Candidates must have evidence of university coursework in exercise science, in addition to evidence of teaching at the collegiate level. Effective oral and written communication skills are strongly desired.

Special Conditions

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. Only applications submitted electronically at will be considered. Applicants are required to upload (1) a cover letter describing their qualifications related to teaching, (2) curriculum vitae, and (3) names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references, with a short description of the candidate’s affiliation with each of these individuals. For questions about this position, please contact Rob Townsend at

Posting Date 03/01/2017
Closing Date 01/31/2018
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. The position is semester-to-semester only, based on need. The anticipated date of initial employment is August 21, 2017.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Is this posting for UofM employees only? No

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * At what location(s) would you be able to teach for the University?
    • All locations, including on-site, satellite, and online courses
    • On-site, main campus courses only
    • On-site, main campus AND Memphis area satellite locations
    • On-site, main campus AND all satellite locations, including Lambuth & Dyersburg campuses
    • Lambuth campus only
    • Dyersburg campus only
    • Online courses only
  2. * What is your current employment status at the University of Memphis?
    • I have never been employed by the University of Memphis.
    • Former employee (not currently employed)
    • Current full-time/part-time employee
    • Current full-time/part-time temporary employee
    • Current graduate assistant
    • Current student worker
  3. * Do you have previous college teaching experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least a master's degree in the teaching discipline or a master's degree with a concentration in the teaching discipline?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Have you ever been an employee, student, or alumnus of the University of Memphis, and/or had a "" email address or ID number?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. References List
  5. Unofficial Transcript
Optional Documents