Part-time Faculty - Exercise, Health and Sport Sciences SPM 390, Spring 2022

University of Southern Maine

United States

November 29, 2021

Description

Position Title:

Part-time Faculty - Exercise, Health and Sport Sciences SPM 390, Spring 2022

Campus:

All USM locations

City, State:

Portland ME

Department:

Exercise, Health, Sport Science - PSMED

Bargaining Unit:

PATFA

Statement of Job:

The University of Southern Maine's Department of Exercise, Health, and Sport Sciences (EHSS) is seeking part-time faculty to teach Biomechanics (SPM 390) for our upcoming Spring Semester that runs from January 18, 2022, to May 6, 2022.

Biomechanics (SPM 390) is a course that studies the evaluation, analysis, and application of anatomical and mechanical factors that influence human movement.

The Department of EHSS offers degrees in Athletic Training, Exercise Science, and Health Sciences. The Department of EHSS offers undergraduate degrees in Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Health Sciences (four tracks), and Recreation and Leisure Studies. These programs enroll nearly 400 students and are accredited by CAATE (AT) and CAAHEP (ES) and provide a quality learning environment through content-rich curricula, student-faculty interactions, and active learning experiences that emphasize the application of knowledge. For information about the Department and our degree programs please visit www. usm.maine.edu/ehss.

Part-time faculty members are paid on a credit hour basis based on prior college teaching experience. In addition, USM employees can use their USM Card to access the library, Cigna Employee Assistance Plan, and fitness center (s). USM also offers part-time faculty the opportunity for development frequently through our Center for Collaboration and Development (CCD) and the chance to get an online teaching certification and training through CTEL, in addition to other developmental opportunities open to all staff throughout the year.

The USM community is committed to building a culturally diverse team of leaders, faculty, and staff. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply

Want to know more about employment, benefits, and local resources? Our Employment webpage has additional information to help you become more familiar with developing a new career at USM as well as exploring everything the Greater Southern Maine area has to offer.

USM's three environmentally friendly campuses are unique, yet all share the extensive resources of the university — and all are energized through strong community partnerships. Offering easy access to Boston, plus the ocean, mountains and forests of coastal, inland and northern Maine, USM is at the heart of Maine's most exciting metropolitan region.

Please visit Together for Maine for more information on USM's successful contribution to our Covid-19 public health campaign.

Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Exercise Science or related field.
  • Teaching experience in higher education.
  • Other Information:

    The University of Maine System is considered a federal contractor and, therefore, is required to comply with Executive Order directives regarding Covid vaccinations. As of January 4, 2022, new hires are required to be fully vaccinated or have submitted a request for a religious or medical exemption on or prior to their start date. Please visit Together for Maine for more information on USM's successful contribution to our Covid-19 public health campaign.

    Materials must be submitted via "Apply for position." You will create an applicant profile and complete an application. You will need to upload a cover letter and resume/curriculum vitae. Finalist candidates will be asked to provide a list of the names and contact information for three references.

    We will examine candidate packages on an ongoing basis as they are submitted.

    All required materials must be submitted by November 29, 2021.

    We are not able to consider applicants who require Visa sponsorship support.

    Appropriate background screening will be conducted for the successful candidate.

    The University of Southern Maine is an EEO/AA employer, and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran's status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities. For inquiries regarding non- discrimination policies: Equal Opportunity Office, 101 North Stevens Hall, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5754, 207.581.1226, TTY 711 (Maine Relay System).

    Required Documents:

    Cover Letter, CV/Resume

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