INSTRUCTOR OR ASSISTANT PROFESSOR DIVISION OF EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
The Division of Exercise Physiology at West Virginia University (WVU) is seeking a full-time, non-tenure track (12-month) faculty member to contribute to a well-established program with a tradition of excellence in teaching, scholarship and service at the Instructor or Assistant Professor rank. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will contribute to the mission of WVU and the program in Exercise Physiology housed within the School of Medicine.
The successful candidate will provide high-quality teaching in both Baccalaureate and Masters degree programs and will advise and mentor students in both programs. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in area(s) of scholarship appropriate to areas of expertise leading to peer-reviewed publications. Active engagement in departmental, university, and professional service activities is also expected.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.