California Lutheran University: Assistant Professor of Applied Exercise Physiology

The Department of Exercise Science at California Lutheran University invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position at the assistant professor rank in the area of Applied Exercise Physiology to begin August 2018. Our campus has recently become a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI); and, we are looking for candidates with a demonstrated commitment to and success in working in diverse, multi-cultural and multi-racial communities. Cal Lutheran encourages applicants from any or no religious affiliation, and advocates for justice and fairness for all people. Cal Lutheran is an accredited, private, comprehensive university that engages students in critical inquiry and is dedicated to educating leaders for a global society. The campus is located midway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles, and is home to more than 2,800 undergraduate and 1,250 graduate students who come from 35 countries and represent a variety of faiths. 45.2% of Cal Lutheran students are from underrepresented groups; and, 34% of freshmen are first generation students.

Cal Lutheran is an accredited, private, comprehensive university that engages students in critical inquiry and is dedicated to educating leaders for a global society. Cal Lutheran has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. Cal Lutheran encourages applicants from all faiths, and advocates for justice and fairness for all people. The campus is located midway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles.

The Department of Exercise Science has four full time faculty members and offers a B.S. in the academic areas of Health Professions, Human Performance, and Physical Education. The Department of Exercise Science has exceptional facilities for engaging students in the process of discovery, including state of the art Exercise Physiology and Biomechanics laboratories and plans for a new joint sciences building that will increase dedicated research space and foster interdisciplinary collaboration. We are especially interested in candidates who have expertise in working with students of color and can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching and service. Information about the department can be found at www.callutheran.edu/academics/majors/exercise-science/

Application Instructions:

We look forward to reading your application! Please apply on-line at careers.callutheran.edu/postings/3836

Possession of a Ph.D. or equivalent in Exercise Physiology from a graduate institution of recognized standing. ABD will be accepted with an posted degree date in 2019.

Publication record in peer-reviewed journals.

Either proven or presumptive potential for satisfactorily fulfilling the duties and responsibilities of a faculty member and for making significant contributions to the University community.

Successful candidates must be committed to working with diverse students and community populations.

California Lutheran University is committed to providing equal opportunity in employment for all persons, regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by applicable law. No person shall be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any program, activity or facility of the University on the basis of these factors in a manner consistent with applicable federal and state laws, regulations, ordinances, orders and rules, and University’s policies, procedures, and processes.

Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process can be provided to individuals with qualifying disabilities. Please contact the Human Resources Department for further information or to request an accommodation.


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last updated 17-Sep-2017