Assistant Professor, Kinesiology – Exercise Science/Exercise Physiology
St. Cloud State University
Location: Saint Cloud, Minnesota
Internal Number: 3420
Location: LocationSCSU Main Campus, 720 Fourth Avenue South, St. Cloud, MN 56301
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Employment Condition: Probationary
The Kinesiology Department is seeking an energetic and collaborative individual to teach undergraduate and masters students in the areas of B.S. Exercise Science and M.S. Clinical Exercise Physiologiy as well as additional courses assigned by the Kinesiology department. Courses may include Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics, Electrocardiography, Sport and Exercise Nutrition, Cardiovascular and Muscular Physiology, Exercise Testing and Prescription, Clinical Rehabilitation, as well as oversight of student practicum and internship experiences.
This position will provide supervision to the Husky Activity and Wellness Center. This Assistant Professor – Tenure-Track position will require the individual to serve as the program director for both the undergraduate and graduate programs. The individual will serve as a major advisor and a member of master's thesis committees.
The candidate will recruit, advise, and mentor graduate students. Work effectively with colleagues across disciplines. Assist in program operation and planning. Participation in university and department service activities. Perform other duties as requested. The successful candidate will also be expected to embrace the department's commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. This position reports to the Dean of College of Health and Wellness Professions.
This position works collaboratively with other faculty and staff to advance the strategic mission of the College of Health and Wellness Professionals and St. Cloud State University.
Ph.D. in Exercise Science, Exercise Physiology OR a related discipline as evidenced by specialized training and expertise in sport, physical activity, or human movement. ABD candidate must complete all requirements for the doctorate by the effective date of appointment in August 2023.
Expertise, specialized preparation, and the ability to teach in the area of exercise science and exercise physiology.
Previous experience teaching at the university or college level.
Evidence of demonstrating ability to teach and work with persons from culturally diverse backgrounds.
Previous experience teaching at the university or college level for 3 years.
At least one-year cumulative experience coordinating or assisting operations of Exercise Physiology lab facilities.
Experience working with students from culturally diverse backgrounds.
Experience supervising undergraduates and graduate students.
Active engagement in the professional community of your discipline.
ACSM-Exercise Physiology Certification
Founded in 1869, St. Cloud State is an award-winning regional public university and proud member of the Minnesota State Universities & Colleges system. The 100-acre campus is about an hour northwest of Minneapolis and St. Paul, along the oak-crowned west bank of the Mississippi River. St. Cloud State students prepare for life, work and citizenship by exploring the world around them and making it better. St. Cloud State employees value active and applied learning, community engagement, sustainability, and global and cultural understanding. These commitments complement more than 200 majors, minors and pre-professional programs, 60 graduate programs and 250 student clubs and organizations. St. Cloud State began as a normal school in 1869 and became St. Cloud State Teachers College in 1921. Bachelor's degrees were first offered in 1925. Master's degrees debuted in 1957. In 1975, the institution became St. Cloud State University. In recent years, the University added applied doctoral programs in Higher Education Administration and Educational Administration and Leadership. A diverse mix of students from Midwestern towns and U.S. metropolitan areas are learning alongside more than 1,000 international students from about 80 nations.
Why Work For Us: Help students achieve their educational dreams. We are looking for diverse people with passion, who are engaged, serious in the work of helping those who strive and desire a college education to achieve their goals
St. Cloud State prepares students for life, work and citizenship in the 21st century. In our rigorous academic programs, students apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Our 200 academic programs, 60 graduate degrees and education abroad choices on six continents emphasize hands-on learning through community engagement and close interaction with professors. Couple that with support from the Career Services Center and you have a clear path to a career. Our 100-acre campus is between downtown St. Cloud and the Beaver Islands, a group of more than 30 islands that form a natural maze for a two-mile stretch of the Mississippi River.