Assistant Professor -Nutrition and Exercise Sciences
FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
The Department of Family, Nutrition, and Exercise Sciences at Queens College-
CUNY announces a tenure-track position for an Assistant Professor in Exercise
Physiology, Kinesiology, motor learning, or related areas, starting in Fall
2022. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and
graduate students majoring in exercise sciences and physical education;
conduct research in exercise physiology, kinesiology and motor learning or
related areas; establish an independent record of research and scholarship as
evidenced by peer-reviewed publications and funded research. Service on
professional, department and/or college-wide committees is required.
Often referred to as “the Jewel of the CUNY system," Queens College is a place
of contrasts: An urban school setting in a suburban setting, where a large and
diverse student body receives personalized attention. This formula has made us
one of New York's premier educational institutions. We especially welcome
candidates whose experience and qualities will aid Queens College in
increasing faculty and staff diversity in order to reach the same level for
which our student body is recognized and lauded.
With a mission to prepare students to become leading citizens of an
increasingly global society, we offer a rigorous education in the liberal arts
and sciences under the guidance of a faculty dedicated to both teaching and
research. Our liberal arts, science, and pre-professional programs earn us
high rankings in prestigious college guides such as: The Princeton Review
America's Best Value Colleges. Our students graduate with the ability to think
critically, address complex problems, explore various cultures, use modern
technologies and information resources, and have won prominence in nearly
Doctorate in exercise physiology, kinesiology, motor learning or related area
required with a background in the study of human exercise responses or
performance from a metabolic, cardiovascular, environmental, muscular,
movement control, epidemiology and/or nutritional perspective preferred.
Candidates, completing a doctoral degree by the time of appointment will
receive consideration. Continuous record of scholarship as evidenced by peer-
reviewed publication and/or funded research. Experience in college teaching
and post-doctoral research is also preferred.
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering
health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and
savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research,
scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty
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February 5, 2022
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