Assistant or Associate Professor in Exercise Physiology

Position ID: 28424
Augusta University
College of Education
Health & Kinesiology
Position Description
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Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
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Job Information:

The Department of Kinesiology and Health Science, in the College of Education at Georgia Regents University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor in Exercise Physiology. The full-time tenure-track appointment begins in January 2016, and includes teaching undergraduate courses, graduate courses, and various advanced certificate programs. Advising and supervising practicum and internship student placements, engaging in scholarly activity and research, and providing service to the community and profession are expected.

The starting date for the position is January 4, 2016.


Department Marketing Statement


DEPARTMENT: The Department of Kinesiology and Health Science is one of three departments in the College of Education, whose programs are accredited by NCATE, the Georgia Professional Standards Commission, and the Southern Association of Colleges and Universities. The department offers a BSK with four specialized tracks, BSEd in Health and Physical Education, and MSK. See website of College:; and department info at

UNIVERSITY: Georgia Regents University, Augusta, fosters the intellectual growth of its students, and cultivates faculty who are excellent in teaching, active in scholarship, and generous in service. In January 2013, Augusta State University was consolidated with Georgia Health Sciences University into Georgia Regents University, a Georgia Research I institution. Located in beautiful Augusta, Georgia, in an historic area of the South, GRU is an up and coming, exciting institution to join at this time. Located within easy driving distance to Atlanta, Savannah, Hilton Head, and Charleston, Georgia Regents University is a growing, competitive institution with exciting vision for the greater good.


Minimum Requirements


Minimum qualifications include an earned doctorate (by January 2016) in Exercise Physiology or closely related field. Applicants should have an established research agenda and the ability to seek external funding. It is preferred that applicants have certifications in their field through national organizations.  Salary is competitive, and commensurate with training, education, and experience.


Application Procedure:


The review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Please apply through the Georgia Regents University Human Resources link . That will require a formal letter of application, current curriculum vita, specific contact information of three references, and transcripts to be sent. Please also email your letter and vita to Devin Jones, Department Office Coordinator at

For information on the position, contact Dr. C. Steven Page, Department Chair, at or 706-731-7922


Conditions of Employment


All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.


Equal Employment Opportunity


Georgia Regents University of Augusta is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution.  It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.

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Exercise Physiology
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
278 Brooks Hall
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


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Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Tafara Makaya, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

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