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Job title: Assistant Professor (Human Kinetics/Biomechanics)

Company: University of Regina

Job description: Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening. To apply for the position, please click the Apply for this Job link/button.If you would like to bookmark this position for later review, click on the Bookmark link. If you would like to print a copy of this position for your records, click on the Print Preview link.| |Please see Special Instructions for more details.The Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies at the University of Regina is a growing and dynamic community whose mission is to enhance the well-being of students, colleagues, and community members through quality education, innovative research, top-tier athletics, and diverse community programming. Our vision is to inspire learning, leadership, and excellence for strong, healthy communities. Academically, the Faculty offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs to over 800 students. Administratively, the Unit is responsible for the delivery of recreation, leisure, and athletics for the University community. In addition, the Faculty provides health and wellness related services and programming for communities on and off campus. The University of Regina is a comprehensive university of over 16,000 students committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service. We are located in Regina, Saskatchewan, a city of about 230,000 with vibrant sport, arts, and cultural communities, and home to the largest urban park in North America.Please note: All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University’s employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, and all groups protected by the Saskatchewan Human Rights Code.Review of Applications will begin May 6, 2024; however, the position will remain open until filled. More information regarding the position may be found online at http://www.uregina.ca/hr/careers/opportunities.html. Applications must be submitted online through that same portal.Position DetailsPosting SummaryCompetition Number 20240122A/S
Position Title Assistant Professor (Human Kinetics/Biomechanics)
Faculty/Department Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies
Unit KHS-Dean’s Office
Employee Group URFA
Collective Agreement Consideration Open to the Public.
CUPE 5791 Job Family
Category Academic
Number of Vacancies 1
Position SummaryThe Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies at the University of Regina is seeking an enthusiastic, collaborative academic leader to fill a three (3) year term position (August 1st 2024 – April 30th 2028) in its growing Human Kinetics program with a focus on biomechanics. The successful applicant will teach 6 courses per year in our undergraduate/graduate programs as well as engage in research through the supervision of graduate and undergraduate honours students. We are seeking a scholar who can assist with the achievement of our Strategic Priorities: (a) Student Success, (b) Quality Programs, Academics & Research, and © Community Connections.
Position RequirementsOur future colleague will have earned a PhD in Human Kinetics, Kinesiology or related discipline, with a concentration in biomechanics and will have demonstrated a passion and ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses associated with the Human Kinetics major. Your training, background, and research in biomechanics will assist you in teaching courses primarily in biomechanics, clinical biomechanics, and ergonomics. The ability to teach in the areas of motor learning, human growth and development, and anatomy is considered an asset. In addition, you will have the ability to supervise research-focused students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Professional certifications and applied experiences in the field would be a valuable asset. Information about our Human Kinetics major may be found by following this link:All applicants are expected to provide a list of current Faculty of Kinesiology & Health Studies courses they would be able to deliver.
Physical Demands
Pay Grade Faculty Assistant Professor
Salary Range $89,914 – $113,562
Status Term
Work Hours
Duration (if Term/Temporary) 3 year term (August 1, 2024 – April 30, 2028)
Full-Time/Part-Time Full Time
Preference Posting
Target PostingAdditional InformationContact InformationDirect any questions concerning the position to Harold Riemer via this address: KHS.Dean@uregina.ca.
Job Open Date 04/23/2024
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Application InstructionsThe Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies at the University of Regina is a growing and dynamic community whose mission is to enhance the well-being of students, colleagues, and community members through quality education, innovative research, top-tier athletics, and diverse community programming. Our vision is to inspire learning, leadership, and excellence for strong, healthy communities. Academically, the Faculty offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs to over 800 students. Administratively, the Unit is responsible for the delivery of recreation, leisure, and athletics for the University community. In addition, the Faculty provides health and wellness related services and programming for communities on and off campus. The University of Regina is a comprehensive university of over 16,000 students committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service. We are located in Regina, Saskatchewan, a city of about 230,000 with vibrant sport, arts, and cultural communities, and home to the largest urban park in North America.Please note: All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University’s employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, and all groups protected by the Saskatchewan Human Rights Code.Review of Applications will begin May 6, 2024; however, the position will remain open until filled. More information regarding the position may be found online at http://www.uregina.ca/hr/careers/opportunities.html. Applications must be submitted online through that same portal.
Diversity StatementThe University of Regina is committed to an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the community that we serve. The University welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within the University’s employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, Indigenous persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code.Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Documents RequiredRequired Documents * Cover Letter

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  • Research Interests/Projects
  • Sample Syllabus 1
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Location: Regina, SK

Job date: Thu, 09 May 2024 05:57:00 GMT