Job Posting: Instructor, Kinesiology

Instructor, Kinesiology

Status: Full-Time, benefits-eligible, 9-month, Non-Tenure-Track
Start Date: August, 2023
Application Deadline: Review of applications will begin December 15, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.

Position Summary:

The Department of Biomedical and Health Sciences at Calumet College of St. Joseph (CCSJ) is accepting applications for a non-tenure track, full-time academic position in Kinesiology, starting in August of 2023, at the rank of Faculty Instructor.  The Faculty Instructor is expected to teach lecture and laboratory based undergraduate courses, such as Introduction to Kinesiology, Exercise/Sport Psychology, Motor Development, Biomechanics, Kinesiology, and Exercise Physiology, among others.  Additionally, the successful candidate will serve on institutional committee(s), attend departmental meetings, maintain professional skills through professional development, and perform other duties as assigned. This position is grant funded through the 2026-2027 academic year, with the intention to continue as a full-time faculty position from there forward. For more information contact, Prof. Tracy Stone via email (tstone@ccsj.edu) or call 312-529-0784.

Department of Biomedical and Health Sciences.  The Department offers degrees in Kinesiology, Biomedical Science, Forensic Biotechnology, Life Science and Medical Laboratory Science. The Department also has a record of preparing students for pre-medical and graduate school and graduate degrees in Kinesiology, Athletic Training, Physical/Occupational Therapy, Chiropractic, and Exercise Physiology. A successful candidate will have a science degree in Kinesiology or a closely related field such as Exercise and Sport Science. Following the mission of the college to provide quality instruction and services to our underserved population of students, the successful candidate will ensure meaningful assessment of student achievement, facilitate early identification of at-risk students, and be available to support student learning as needed

Required Qualifications/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, or another related field.
  • Work experience in fitness, strength & conditioning, exercise physiology, and/or related fields.
  • The ability/willingness to teach a variety of Kinesiology and Exercise & Sport Science courses.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

  • Experience teaching Kinesiology or related courses to diverse populations at the undergraduate college level.
  • Ability/willingness to cultivate and develop key partnerships between CCSJ athletics and the Kinesiology and Exercise & Sport Science program.

Application Requirements:

  • Cover letter
  • Current curriculum vitae (CV) or resume
  • Contact information for three professional references.
  • Unofficial transcripts of your graduate coursework (official transcripts will be required for appointment) via email to: Paula Shreve, Director of Human Resources, pshreve@ccsj.edu

CCSJ is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of typically underrepresented groups to apply. Successful applicants will demonstrate a commitment to the mission of CCSJ and the ability to work with individuals or groups from diverse backgrounds. 

Employment at Calumet College of St. Joseph is contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States, verification of education/credentials, and a background check.

For More Information, Please Contact:

PAULA SHREVE
 Phone: (219) 473-4328
 Email: pshreve@ccsj.edu

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