Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Health Sciences
University of New Hampshire (UNH)
Location: Durham, New Hampshire
Internal Number: PF0735FY23
The Department of Kinesiology at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) is seeking a full-time faculty member at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor (tenure-track) in Health Sciences. This position will begin in Fall 2023. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups in the field of kinesiology are strongly encouraged to apply.
o Earned doctorate in kinesiology, exercise or health science, physiology, or another related field, prior to the start of the position.o Teach courses that serve the needs of the Department of Kinesiology, including those in the Health Sciences and/or Exercise Science programs. Major classes to be taught may include, but are not limited to, Musculoskeletal Pathologies, Clinical Kinesiology, Biomechanics, Exercise Laboratory Techniques, Neurology, and Biology of Aging.o Have an established research line in a specialized area of kinesiology that is robust and advances the missions of the department and college. This includes but is not limited to research involving: concussion, rehabilitation, neuromuscular or cardiovascular physiology, metabolism, and/or biomechanics.o Pursue external funding to support a research program.o Advise and mentor undergraduate and/or graduate students in the Department of Kinesiology.o Maintain a commitment to professional service and teaching excellence, including teaching undergraduate and graduate kinesiology courses as directed by the Kinesiology Department Chair.
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.