George Fox University - Faculty
  • 14-Mar-2018 to 30-Jul-2018 (PST)
  • Department of Health and Human Performance
  • Newberg, OR, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Medical, dental, life, disability insurance; retirement plan; and tuition remission.


George Fox University announces a tenure-track faculty position in Department of Health and Human Performance, to begin in August 2018.  The candidate selected for the position will teach courses that support out exercise science program and other related majors. Exercise Science is a fast-growing major and candidates should be prepared to facilitate development of the major to meet student needs and career plans.  

George Fox University, a Christ-centered community, prepares students spiritually, academically, and professionally to think with clarity, act with integrity, and serve with passion. Professors teach all truth as God's truth, integrating all fields of learning around the person and work of Jesus Christ, bringing the divine revelations through sense, reason, and intuition to the confirming test of Scripture. As a Christ-centered community, George Fox University is an institution that values diversity as an essential dimension of God's design for human communities. In seeking to become a more inclusive community, we especially encourage applications from women and candidates from racial and ethnic backgrounds that are underrepresented on our faculty.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Faculty will teach, advise, and engage in the work of the Department of Health and Human Performance. Service and scholarship are expected of all University tenure-track Expectations include:
  • Participate in designing, refining, and developing the exercise science program;
  • Work to connect classroom and laboratory learning with the practical world through field experience or practicums.
  • Work collaboratively with faculty and staff in the Department of Health and Human Performance to accomplish the program's mission, goals, and objectives.

Qualifications

  • An earned doctorate in Exercise Science or related field;
  • Undergraduate teaching experience is preferred;
  • A commitment to working with a diverse population of students is essential; demonstrated experience in this area is preferred.
  • All applicants must express a personal commitment to Jesus Christ and express their Christian testimony in a local church. In addition, professors agree to live in agreement with the Community Lifestyle Statement and affirm the theological commitments expressed in the Statement of Faith.

Salary and Rank

Appointment at the Assistant Professor level is anticipated, though candidates with significant teaching experience at previous institutions may be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor.  Salary and benefits are competitive with comparable institutions.

Application Procedures apply only through this website

When completing the on-line application, please upload the following additional materials with your cover letter and CV: 

  • Two syllabi (if available)
  • Teaching evaluations for the last three years (if available)

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

Questions may be directed to: Jim Foster @ jfoster@georgefox.edu

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