Exercise Science: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Fall 2020

Position ID: 44928
Location
Institution: 
Georgia Gwinnett College
College/Div/School: 
Exercise Science
Position Description
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 

Exercise Science: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor - Fall 2020

Job Category:

Faculty

Department:

Exercise Science - 3010180

Division:

Academic Affairs

Required Documents:

Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Teaching Philosophy, Unofficial Transcript 1, Unofficial Transcript 2

Position Statement:

Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.

Description:

GGC invites applications for an Assistant, Associate or Full Professor faculty position in Exercise Science starting August 1, 2020. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the design of courses in the Exercise Science major, with a specific focus on Health Promotion. Preference will be given to candidates qualified to teach exercise science, health education, health promotion and public health courses. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to undergraduate education, student engagement and research, as well as service to the college and community. GGC is an institution that values innovative teaching, advising and mentoring (advising and mentoring is expected of all faculty). Other related duties as assigned. In accordance with Board of Regents Policy governing GGC faculty, successful applicants will be eligible to receive three or five year renewable appointments or one year traditional appointments may also be approved. For more information about our college, please visit our website at www.ggc.edu.

Salary

Commensurate with education and experience with excellent benefits.

Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:

Minimum

  • A doctorate degree (Ph.D). Doctorate or appropriate terminal degree required before the start date of the Fall 2020 semester.

Preferred

  • CHES certification. Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate a background in health promotion, experiential learning and/or community involvement. Strong consideration will be given to those who possess a Master of Public Health, ACSM or NSCA-CSCS credential.

Position Disclosure:

Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. Georgia is an open records state.

Physical Requirements

Position requires local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Job takes place in normal environmental conditions.

Work Hours:

Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends).

Position Status:

Full-Time

FLSA:

Exempt

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Degree Levels: 
Doctorate
Position Type: 
Faculty
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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