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Posting Title Research Support-Laboratory-Non-Laboratory
Department UNT-Kinesiolgy, Hlth Promo, & Rec-132320
Job Location Denton
Full Time/Part Time Part-Time
Pay Rate $15.00/hr
Salary Information Salary Commensurate with Experience
The KHPR Department has over 1,500 majors and is focused on being recognized
for teaching, research, creativity, professional activities, and service as
they relate to mental and physical health and overall quality of life in a
diverse society. The Department intends to accomplish this mission through the
academic preparation of professionals, contributions to the professional body
of knowledge, and provision of services to the university and community at
This individual will train and advise undergraduate research fellows and
graduate students for upcoming research activities regarding pediatric
movements and behaviors. Other duties include IRB submission, data analysis,
research activities, and publishing papers.
Ph.D or Ed.D in sport pedagogy, motor behavior, leisure science, child and
family studies, or a related field; strong knowledge of research methods and
quantitative data analysis; experience with managing laboratory and training
research fellows; strong collaboration and organizational skills.
Working experience with underserved children and emerging adults; strong
experience using virtual reality and wearable technologies.
Required License / Registration / Certification
15 hours per week; M-F, between the hours of 8:00 am and 5:00 pm
Driving University Vehicle No
Security Sensitive This is not a security sensitive position.
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are
committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and
state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University
of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender
expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational
programs and activities, and employment practices.
Physical Requirements Ability to communicate
Posting Number H279P
Position End Date (if temporary) 08/31/2021
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/45883
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you have a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in sports pedagogy, motor behavior, leisure science, child and family studies, or a related field?
Documents Needed to Apply
Letter of Recommendation