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Exercise Science (Visiting Professor)-Movement Science

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Work type: FAC - Visiting Faculty - 1st Year - Academic Year
Location: Allendale
Categories: College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Summary: Grand Valley State is a masters-at-large, liberal arts college with just over 25,000 undergraduate and graduate students housed on two campuses in Allendale and Grand Rapids, Michigan. The exercise science program is contained within the Movement Science Department and has just over 1,000 undergraduate students across two different emphasis areas – Clinical and Health Fitness Instruction.

Required Qualifications:

  • A minimum of a MS/MA in exercise science or a closely-related field is essential.
  • The committee is seeking an individual with demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college and/or university level, and commitment to professional growth.

The responsibility of this position will be to teach classroom courses related to:

  • Exercise Physiology
  • Clinical Exercise Physiology
  • Exercise Testing and Prescription
  • Exercise for Special Populations
  • Other courses as assigned

Salary: Commensurate with experience. Initially a one-year appointment, with the possibility of two, further one-year renewals to a maximum of three years.

Campus: Allendale

Department/Division: Movement Science Department / College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

Application Deadline: Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

How To Apply: Apply online at and click "Apply now". Include a letter of application, a CV, and a statement describing your teaching philosophy, experience, and strategies in the classroom. You will also need to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses for three professional references. If you need assistance or have questions, call Human Resources at (616) 331-2215.  Contact Dr. Ross Sherman, Search Committee Chair, at (616) 331-8608 or with questions about the position.

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