Adjunct Professor - Applied Exercise Science

Employer
Concordia University Chicago
Location
River Forest, IL
Posted
Jul 23, 2021
Closes
Jul 27, 2021
Ref
2328914301
Sector
Science
Organization Type
Corporate
Concordia University Chicago (CUC) invites applications for an Adjunct Professor for the online Applied Exercise Science Program. Specifically, the program is seeking adjunct faculty to teach the following courses: Kinesiology, Research Design & Statistics, and Exercise Physiology. Within applicant's cover letter, please clearly indicate which of the above courses there is content expertise. Responsibilities/Duties: * Engage with students' weekly discussion threads * Post supplemental content to aid in students' learning * Respond quickly to student communication * Provide specific, thorough feedback to student assessments * Other duties as assigned by the Program Lead and/or Chair Skill Sets: * Experience with learning management systems, preferred Blackboard * Experience with online pedagogy * Proficient with lecture recording to aid in online education * Superior communication skills; both written and verbal * Enthusiastic supporter of Lutheran higher education and Concordia University Chicago Minimum Experience Required: * Experience teaching in a Kinesiology/Exercise Science-related graduate program * Teaching online for a Higher Education program * Candidates must be committed to the mission and identity of Concordia University Chicago. Additionally, they must profess values congruent with the teachings of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (LCMS) Education Requirements: Completed PhD in Exercise Science, Kinesiology, or Exercise Physiology Application Information: Interested individuals should include the following in their online application: * Cover letter * Teaching Philosophy * Unofficial copies of post-secondary academic transcripts that reflect completion of advanced degree(s) (Official transcripts will be required upon hiring of successful candidates.) * Resume/CV * Names and phone numbers of three references * Only applicants submitting all required documentation above will be considered. Concordia does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex or age. As an institution of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, however, and to the extent allowed by law, Concordia University reserves the right to give preference in employment based upon religious affiliation. Concordia University Chicago does not generally sponsor for employment visas except for positions that oversee, teach or support our international programs. About Concordia University Chicago: Concordia University Chicago is a liberal arts-based Christian university founded in the Lutheran tradition. Through its College of Theology, Arts & Humanities, College of Business, College of Education, and College of Health, Science & Technology, Concordia-Chicago offers more than 160 areas of study in small classes taught by professors who are passionate about teaching and student success. All undergraduate and graduate degrees are fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Concordia University Chicago has been recognized as a College of Distinction since 2010, and is consistently ranked among the Best Regional Universities-Midwest by U.S. News & World Report. For more than a decade, combined undergraduate and graduate enrollment has exceeded 5,000 students. Concordia University Chicago is located in River Forest, 10 miles west of downtown Chicago. Learn more about our commitment to higher education, rooted in the Gospel, at CUChicago.edu. Steadfast in Jesus Christ as revealed in the Holy Scriptures, Concordia University Chicago promotes academic rigor in its liberal arts and professional programs; grounds students in objective truth, integrity, and excellence; and practices faithfulness to the Confessional teachings of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, as it forms students for vocations in church, family, and the world.

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