St Edwards University
  • School of Education
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Full Time

Assistant/Associate Professor
Department of Kinesiology/School of Human Development and Education

The School of Human Development and Education is inviting applications and nominations for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track position in Kinesiology to begin Fall 2019. The position of the faculty will be filled at the Assistant or Associate Professor level with salary depending on qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will teach a variety of courses in the kinesiology discipline. Expected courses include: Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology; others might be Concepts of Physical Fitness; and/or Measurement and Evaluation of Sport. St. Edward's University embraces excellence through diversity, and encourages application from members of underrepresented groups.


  • The teaching load for this position is a 4-4 (total of 8 courses per academic year). Courses are delivered face-to-face.
  • Advise undergraduate students.
  • Develop new courses and curriculum as requested.
  • Enthusiastic participation in promoting the kinesiology major.
  • Meet School and University service requirements through participation on committees.
  • Maintain an active program of quality research in the teaching field commensurate with a 4/4 teaching load
  • Maintain commitment to social responsibility in the classroom setting in line with the University's mission.
  • Fulfill other required faculty responsibilities as outlined in the St. Edward's University Faculty Manual.


  • Earned doctorate required in biomechanics, exercise science, kinesiology, or related area.
    o ABD will not be considered
  • Demonstrated experience in college level teaching and scholarship required
  • Excellent written and spoken English communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Experience with and commitment to working with a diverse population
  • Successful candidate must complete and education and/or criminal background check.

About St. Edward's University
Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,600 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at

How to Apply
Qualified applicants are invited to submit an application online at:
Please include a cover letter, curriculum vita, list of references, and both undergrad and graduate transcripts. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Please submit materials before October 16, 2018 for full consideration.

St. Edward's University is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage women and minorities to apply to our vacancies and hire only U.S. Citizens and documented workers. We do not offer sponsorship at this time.

Reference #: J18091
Posted: 08/23/2018
Available: Fall 2019

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