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Internship Coordinator/Instructor of Exercise, Sport & Movement Sciences

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number FAECC683
Advertised Title Internship Coordinator/Instructor of Exercise, Sport & Movement Sciences
Campus Location Main Campus (Memphis, TN)
Position Number 020549
Category Full-Time Faculty
Department School of Health Studies
Position Summary

Internship Coordinator/Instructor of Exercise, Sport & Movement Sciences (ESMS) within the School of Health Studies (SHS). The position involves a 12-month contract. A teaching load of two or three course sections (6-9 credit hours) for each fall, spring, and summer semester is expected. Courses may include Exercise Physiology I and II, Exercise Testing and Interpretation Lab, Advanced Strength Training and Conditioning, Exercise and Special Populations, and Introduction to ESMS. Developing and overseeing the entire internship program for the SHS is expected, as is supervision of student interns. Service to the school, university, and profession is expected.

Minimum Position Qualifications

A minimum of an earned Master’s degree is required (doctoral degree preferred) in Exercise Science or a related area of study. The ability to teach lower and upper division ESMS undergraduate courses (e.g., Introduction to ESMS, Exercise Physiology, and/or Exercise Laboratory Testing Techniques) is required. Current certifications in any or all of the following are desired: NSCA® Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist, ACSM® Certified Exercise Physiologist, ASEP® Exercise Physiology Certified. The ability to develop and maintain internship site opportunities for students within all disciplines in SHS is required. Effective oral and written communication skills are strongly desired. Candidate must meet eligibility requirements to begin and continue working in the United States at the time of appointment.

Special Conditions
Posting Date 09/06/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range Commensurate with qualifications.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible
Special Instructions to Applicants

The review of completed applications will begin October 2, 2017, and may continue until the position is filled. The school welcomes a diverse set of applicants. Only applications submitted electronically at https://workforum.memphis.edu (Full Time Faculty Positions tab) will be considered. Applicants are required to upload (1) a cover letter describing their qualifications related to teaching and service, (2) curriculum vitae, and (3) names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of four references, with a short description of the applicant’s affiliation with each of these individuals. Applicants should receive a confirmation number when all application materials are received. For questions about this position, please contact Dr. Lawrence Weiss, Search Committee Chair, at lweiss@memphis.edu.

Instructions to Applicant regarding references

The review of completed applications will begin October 2, 2017, and may continue until the position is filled. The school welcomes a diverse set of applicants. Only applications submitted electronically at https://workforum.memphis.edu (Full Time Faculty Positions tab) will be considered. Applicants are required to upload (1) a cover letter describing their qualifications related to teaching and service, (2) curriculum vitae, and (3) names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of four references, with a short description of the applicant’s affiliation with each of these individuals. Applicants should receive a confirmation number when all application materials are received. For questions about this position, please contact Dr. Lawrence Weiss, Search Committee Chair, at lweiss@memphis.edu.

Is this posting for UofM employees only? No

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. References List
Optional Documents