The School of Health Sciences at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan invites qualified persons with a passion for Exercise Science to apply for a full-time special instructor appointment.
The Department of Human Movement Science, Exercise Program at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan invites applications for a Special Instructor to begin August 15, 2020. The key responsibilities are: development, management, and assessment of student internship and practicum experiences; engaging community partner coordination; maintaining relevancy with professional practices and trends; providing students with professional career guidance; teaching in an area of academic expertise; and contributing to university and community service. Qualifications include a minimum attainment of a master's degree completed by August 15, 2020, as well as relevant experience with clinical, fitness and/or wellness centers.Strong interpersonal and communication skills are needed to work effectively managing the internship and practicum site experiences. Applicants with experience in clinical settings, experience in academic settings, and/or who hold an ACSM certification are especially encouraged to apply. The expertise of the candidate to support and extend the current exercise science faculty will be considered to determine teaching responsibilities.
Candidates must demonstrate experience with, and a commitment to, diversity and inclusion.
Minimum requirements are a masters degree in exercise science or related field and experience in clinical, fitness and/or wellness centers.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Application Information: Position begins August 15, 2020. Review will begin February 24, 2020 and applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Inquiries are encouraged. Please contact Dr. Charles R.C. Marks at firstname.lastname@example.org
Candidates will provide a Diversity Statement that describes their interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality.
Internal Number: 18630
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.