The Health and Human Performance Academic Unit invites qualified applicants to apply for a full time, 9-month, Non-Tenure Track Teaching Faculty or Tenure-Track Assistant Professor faculty position beginning August 2021. The Health and Human Performance Academic Unit offers undergraduate degree programs in Allied Health Sciences, Exercise & Sport Physiology, Public Health, Physical Education and Health Education Teacher Certification and Adventure Education as well as Professional and Post-Professional Mastersâ degree programs in Athletic Training and Applied Exercise Physiology & Human Performance (pending board approval). Our programs have an extensive history of providing relevant, experiential and applied learning and research experiences that challenge students and prepare for career success. We seek a dynamic, collaborative colleague committed to teaching excellence, student development, and service. This faculty member will support the Allied Health Sciences program, teach courses across academic disciplines, and supervise and support students in laboratory classes and research projects. The tenure-track candidate will be responsible for teaching 24 credit hours per year plus establishing and maintaining a research agenda. The Teaching Faculty positions are full time, with benefits, funded on a year-to-year basis, carry a teaching load of 30 to 32 credit hours per year as well as service expectations (but are not required to participate in research), and are eligible for promotion to a senior teaching faculty rank.
Â·Masterâs degree in related field (for non-Tenure Track). Â·Experience teaching introductory and undergraduate level coursework in Allied Health Sciences and/or Exercise Physiology Â·Demonstrated teaching proficiency or potential for excellent teaching. Â·Proven ability to serve as an academic advisor and mentor for undergraduate students. Â·Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills. Additional Minimum Qualifications for Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position: â¢ Doctoral degree in related field (ABD's will be considered). â¢ Established record (or demonstrated potential for establishing an agenda) of research/scholarship.
Internal Number: PF0451FY20
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Plymouth State University offers high-quality baccalaureate, graduate and doctoral degree programs. Through research and innovative community partnerships, the University contributes to the economic, social, cultural, and environmental development of the North Country and Lakes Region of New Hampshire and beyond. Plymouth State University (PSU) is transforming the campus to create a first-of-its-kind university holistically organized around integrated clusters. Our goal is to provide a dynamic interdisciplinary and innovative learning environment. Students, faculty, staff, and community will connect to solve real-world challenges that will benefit people and organizations at all levels. We are a residential and comprehensive university with a warm and engaged learning community focused on teaching excellence and regional engagement. The University is located in the heart of the Lakes Region and White Mountains of New Hampshire and serves approximately 4,300 undergraduate and more than 2,000 graduate students. Our Integrated Cluster Learning Model amplifies the educational experience and strengthens the institution’s legacy of interdisciplinary study and applied experiential learnin...g. PSU students will work in teams with faculty and partners within 7 Integrated Clusters of degree programs: Exploration and Discovery; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Arts and Technologies; Health and Human Enrichment; Justice and Security; Education, Democracy and Social Change; and Tourism, Environment and Sustainable Development. Now is an exciting time to join Plymouth State and help shape our new kind of university and ultimately tomorrow’s leaders. Surrounded by lakes and mountains, PSU’s 170-acre campus provides students with an outstanding natural laboratory for learning and an ideal setting for outdoor recreation. PSU has consistently earned national recognition for its commitment to community service, environmental sustainability, academic excellence, and employee wellness.