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 in August of 2016.


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.


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.)


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
320 Stanley Avenue
Greenwood, SC 29649

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 a H-1B Visa.



Department Contact

Jan Champion
Administrative Specialist

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