Senior Instructor - Department of Health and Exercise Science, Colorado State University
Colorado State University - Health and Exercise Science Department
Location: Fort Collins, Colorado
Type: Full Time
Salary: $67,000 - $71,500
Commensurate with experience
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 202300002F
Senior Instructor – Department of Health and Exercise Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO.
This position in the Department of Health and Exercise Science in the College of Health and Human Sciences is a 9-month, full time, Contract, Continuing, Adjunct faculty (CCAF) position. Some responsibilities of this position include instructing up to four undergraduate classes or sections during Spring and Fall semesters, meet with students regarding careers, and work to develop opportunities in industry and infuse hands-on experiences into the curriculum for our students.
About Colorado State University - Health and Exercise Science Department
The Department of Health and Exercise Science (HES) is one of eight academic programs in the College of Health and Human Sciences. Colorado State University is Colorado’s land grant institution and holds the Doctoral/Research University – Extensive classification from the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education. Health and Exercise Science is focused on a three-part mission of undergraduate and graduate teaching, research and scholarly work and outreach/engagement/service. We are committed to our goal of producing nationally and internationally recognized research programs and graduates that are focused on helping people protect and improve their health and quality of life throughout the lifespan.
The Department has ~1050 undergraduate majors, 30-35 M.S. and Ph.D. students, 18-20 academic and research staff and 27 faculty members. Faculty in the Department of Health and Exercise Science have a strong commitment to high-quality teaching and advising and conduct innovative research with an emphasis on basic, translational, and clinical work to prevent aging-related disease and disability and maximize human functional performance.
The Human Performance Clinical Research Laborato...ry, the research hub for HES, is a CSU Program of Research and Scholarly Excellence and a center for interdisciplinary research, training, and outreach. HES also has a strong focus on community engagement, including a First Responder Heart Disease Prevention Program, Adult Fitness Program, Noon Hour Fitness Program, Youth Sports Camps and an After-School program.
Founded in 1870, Colorado State University is among the nation’s leading research universities and enrolls approximately 32,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Located an hour north of the Denver metro area, Fort Collins is a vibrant community of approximately 157,000 residents that offers the convenience of a small town with all the amenities of a large city. Fort Collins is situated on the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains with views of 14,000 foot peaks, and offers access to numerous cultural, recreational, and outdoor opportunities.