This is a 12-month, tenure-track position with joint responsibilities in the Department of Sport, Exercise, Recreation and Kinesiology (SERK) and the ETSU Department of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Responsibilities (include but not limited to):
Advise and mentor Graduate and Undergraduate students;
Maintain an active research agenda with a focused research line in the area of sport science that results in continued scholarly achievement and potential for external grant funding; and
Engage in professional service activities.
Research should be compatible with the goals of the SERK Department and the Center of Excellence for Sport Science and Coach Education (CESSCE). Candidates should have a knowledge of training principles, periodization/programming strategies and be able to teach a variety of courses including graduate level, Management Skills for Coaches, Sport Nutrition and undergraduate Sport Conditioning and Structural Kinesiology. The candidate will be expected to play an active role in the ETSU/CESSCE athlete monitoring program. The candidate should also have a strong interest and background in dealing with the training process, coaching and sport performance and be capable of independently directing Master's theses and Doctoral dissertations.
A major and unique focus of the position is the interface between Athletics and the CESSCE/SERK program. This responsibility includes supervising graduate student sport scientists and coaches working directly in the ETSU weight-room and with ETSU Athletic teams; working directly with sport coaches in the delivery of strength and conditioning programs and sport science (Athlete Monitoring).
For consideration, candidates must apply and submit all required documents to the university's hiring system. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and will continue to receive applications until the position is filled. All interested parties may contact Dr. Michael H. Stone by email at email@example.com or call 423-439-5796.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Faculty
Earned doctorate in Sport Physiology or related areas, (will consider an advanced ABD with degree awarded by August 1, 2022).
Internal Number: 17630
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.