Assistant Professor of Exercise Science

Department of Physical Education & Exercise Studies

Lander University, a public state-supported institution in South Carolina, seeks to fill a full-time, nine-month (academic year, summer employment possible), tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in Exercise Science, to begin as early as January 2, 2017 or  August 15, 2017.

Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate Exercise Science-related courses (anatomy and physiology, kinesiology & exercise biomechanics, nutrition & sport, principles of strength and conditioning, lifetime activity classes) based on academic skills and departmental need, advise students, engage in scholarship and service to the department, university and the community.
Required: Earned doctorate at time of appointment in Exercise Physiology or Exercise Science or related area (ABD’s will be considered at the instructor level until completion of the degree.)
Preferred: Teaching experience at the university level, strong communication and interpersonal skills, and American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) certification.  

Send a letter of application; curriculum vita; unofficial transcripts of undergraduate and graduate course work; the names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of three references to Dr. Judith Neufeld, Dean, College of Education, Lander University. Materials should be sent electronically to jneufeld@lander.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Lander is a tobacco free institution.
All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements.  
Note: The University generally does not sponsor the H-1B Visa.

Department Contact

Jan Champion
Administrative Specialist

Phone: (864) 388-8021
Email: jchampion@lander.edu