The Health and Human Physiology Department at The University of Iowa invites applications for a 75% time Lecturer (instructional faculty track) appointment for the academic year 2017-18, beginning August 2017, January 2018, or August 2018 renewable for a total of three years (2017-2020 or 2018-2021) and renewable thereafter in three year increments. The preferred start date is August 16, 2017, but January 2018 or August 2018 will be considered. Applications are sought from candidates with a demonstrated potential for outstanding teaching in human development throughout the life span, human growth and motor development, motor learning, anatomy, nutrition and health, physical activity and health, or related disciplines. Duties of this position include teaching and service to the department.
The Department of Health and Human Physiology and the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences are strongly committed to diversity; the strategic plans of the University and College reflect this commitment. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
A doctoral degree in human growth/development, human motor control, human anatomy, exercise science, or other closely related field is required in hand by the start date.
A demonstrated potential for outstanding teaching in human growth/development, human motor control, human anatomy, or closely related disciplines.
With over 31,000 students, the University of Iowa is one of the nation's top public research universities, a member of the Big Ten conference and the Association of American Universities. The University of Iowa is composed of eleven colleges and is known around the world for its balanced commitment to the arts, sciences, and humanities. It is home to one of the nation's largest academic medical ce...nters and the pioneering Iowa Writers' Workshop. The University of Iowa promotes work/life integration and is located in the casual yet cosmopolitan environment of Iowa City, widely recognized as one of the country's most livable communities.