Excellent teaching record; evidence of scholarly productivity; and involvement in service at the department, college, and professional levels.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
A Visiting Assistant Professor is a non-tenure track appointment comprising teaching, research, and service. The teaching load for this position is 4 courses per semester. Applicants will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the Exercise Science and Sport and Human Performance programs. Teaching assignments may include classes such as Exercise Physiology, Exercise Testing and Prescription, Functional Kinesiology, Biomechanics, Clinical Exercise Physiology, and Motor Learning. Additionally, this faculty member would engage and collaborate in research that compliments current research and existing capabilities in the department. This faculty member would also participate in departmental and college meetings and committees.
Other Specifications/Instructions for the Position:
Review of applications will begin April 8, 2019. Applications accepted until filled.
Please note: References provided in the References section of the application will receive an automated email reference request at the time the application is submitted.
Internal Number: 21349
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.