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The Department of Exercise Science & Health Promotion at Florida
Atlantic University seeks scholars who are committed to supporting
the learning needs of students from diverse backgrounds and to
engaging communities underrepresented in higher education. Florida
Atlantic University is committed to providing an inclusive and
welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In
building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty
and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life
experiences. Florida Atlantic University embodies a culture of
strategic and collaborative community engagement that results in
mutual benefit to the institution and the diverse internal and
external communities that it serves.
The Department of Exercise Science & Health Promotion at FAU is
searching to fill a one year visiting assistant professor position,
Boca Raton, FL.
With over 30,000 students from all 50 states and over 180
countries, 21 intercollegiate teams, 180 plus degree programs, and
an administration that thrives on discovery and excellence, FAU is
pushing the boundaries of higher education. Florida Atlantic's
faculty and staff are trailblazers and innovators with a passion
for finding creative solutions while advancing science, art, and
technology in all disciplines. Our work environment is a hub of
cultures from across the nation and the world, making FAU a place
where collaboration flourishes.
The successful candidate will have full-time teaching duties in
both undergraduate and graduate programs. Duties include teaching
undergraduate and graduate courses, mentoring
undergraduate/graduate students in basic laboratory techniques
(exercise biochemistry lab) and supervising student interns.
The successful candidate will PhD with specialization in
human/exercise physiology preferably with teaching experience (e.g.
exercise physiology, human systems) or related scientific field of
study and a commitment to excellence in graduate and undergraduate
Send letter of application describing your preparedness for this
position, curriculum vitae, 3 letters of recommendation to be
attached to application. Confidential Letters of
Recommendation/Reference to be sent to Dr. Robert Zoeller;
PhD from an accredited institution with specialization in
human/exercise physiology, preferably with teaching experience
(e.g. exercise physiology, human systems) or related scientific
field of study by time of appointment required.A commitment to
excellence in graduate and undergraduate education.
$56,000 - $65,000
College or Department:
Exercise Science & Health Promotion
Work Days and Hours:
Special Instructions to Applicant:
This position is open until filled and may close without prior
notice. All applicants must apply electronically to the currently
posted position on the Office of Human Resources' job website
(https://fau.edu/jobs) by completing the required employment
application for this recruitment and submitting the related
documents. The site permits the attachment of required/requested
documentation. In addition to completing the online application,
please upload the following: letter of application describing your
preparedness for this position, curriculum vitae, three letters of
recommendation, and copies of official transcripts scanned into an
electronic format. Confidential Letters of Recommendation/Reference
to be sent to Dr. Robert Zoeller; firstname.lastname@example.org.PLEASE NOTE: A
maximum of five (5) documents may be attached to your application.
If more than five (5) documents are required for submission, please
combine additional documents into one attachment to not exceed the
maximum permitted.Degrees from outside the United States must be
validated by an organization belonging to the National Association
of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES), with an indication of the
documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts,
diplomas, dissertation abstracts). The evaluation should be scanned
and electronically attached to one's application as with other
US-based transcripts. Prior to appointment, the candidate must
submit official, sealed transcripts from all institutions where
graduate coursework was attempted, whether or not a degree was
obtained, as well as an original NACES evaluation, if applicable.
Transcripts must be issued to Florida Atlantic University not to
you as the student. A background check will be required for the
candidate selected for this position. This position is subject to
funding.Individuals requiring accommodation, please call
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