UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, TWIN CITIES (UMTC)
The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant and diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, sport organizations, arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations. Further information about the University of Minnesota is found at http://twin-cities.umn.edu/about-us and on the Relocation Assistance Program site https://humanresources.umn.edu/find-job/rap.
The School of Kinesiology at the University of Minnesota has a rich tradition of research and scholarship, combined with excellence in teaching and service. The mission of the School is to enrich the quality of human life by expanding, applying, and disseminating the body of knowledge germane to human movement, physical activity, and their applied systems. Complete information on the School can be found on the website, http://www.cehd.umn.edu/kin.
ABOUT THE JOB
The School of Kinesiology, College of Education and Human Development, UMTC, is seeking an outstanding candidate to fill a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Kinesology (Human Movement Sciences) with a specialization in Human Motor Control and Learning, Motor Development or Biomechanics. The appointment is a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor position, as contingent upon qualifications and University processes. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. The start date is August 31, 2020, which is the beginning of the 2020-21 academic year.
The position expectations include:
HOW TO APPLY
Applications must be submitted online. Follow the “application directions” below to be considered for this position. You will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume. Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents there.
To receive the fullest consideration, applications should be received no later than 1st November 2019. Priority will be given to completed applications submitted by 15th October 2019. This position will remain open until filled and the search committee begin its review of applications immediately.
Completed applications will consist of: (a) a letter addressing qualifications that relate to the position; (b) a curriculum vitae; (c) 3 sample publications; and (d) contact information for at least three references. This position will remain open until filled.
If you have any questions about the position, please contact the Chair of the Search Committee Dr. Jürgen Konczak at (firstname.lastname@example.org) or 612-624-4370.
If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the School of Kinesiology Office Manager Gao Thao at (email@example.com) or 612-624-6469.
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