College of Health and Human Services

School of Kinesiology and Nutritional Science

POSITION: Assistant Professor, Exercise Physiologist

STARTING DATE: Fall 2014

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Doctorate in exercise physiology or closely related field from an accredited institution of higher education.  Experience in teaching lecture and/or laboratory courses in exercise physiology and/or in closely related fields. Candidates should provide record of or potential for research activity involving students whenever possible.  Candidates should also demonstrate an ability and interest to work in a multicultural, multiethnic campus.

DESIRED/PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Post- doctorate from an accredited university or institution is preferred.  Experience in teaching various exercise physiology lecture and laboratory courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Evidence of on-going research activity and potential to secure external funding to support research.  Experience in providing academic advisement and/or research supervision to undergraduate and graduate students.  Possession of advanced certifications from the American College of Sports Medicine.

DUTIES: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses, advise graduate and undergraduate students, serve at all levels of academic governance, establish and maintain an active research program and seek external funding. 

SALARY: Initial salary commensurate with qualifications and experience

THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, Los Angeles, a comprehensive urban university and one of 23 campuses that comprise The California State University system, offers programs in more than 50 academic and professional fields.  The campus is located at the eastern edge of Los Angeles, adjacent to the western San Gabriel Valley, with more than 22,000 full and part-time students reflecting the rich, ethnic diversity of the area.  The University is committed to student-centered learning, free scholarly inquiry and academic excellence, hires on the basis of merit, and encourages qualified minorities, women and persons with disabilities to apply.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION: Please submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, official transcripts, three letters of recommendation samples of published work, and the University’s Application for Academic Employment form. Employment contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Position is open until filled. Review of complete applications will begin
 January 15, 2014 and continue until position is filled. Submit application to:

Dr. Ray de Leon, Professor
Chair, Search Committee
School of Kinesiology and Nutritional Science
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032

Note: The person holding this position is considered a "mandated reporter" under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, Cal State LA is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live, work and learn in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, marital status, pregnancy, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, gender identification, age, disability, disabled veteran, or Vietnam era veteran status.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/TITLE IX EMPLOYER

Upon request, reasonable accommodation will be provided to individuals with protected disabilities to (a) complete the employment process and (b) perform essential job functions when this does not cause undue hardship.

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Last Update: 11/13/2013