Assistant / Associate Professor in Exercise Science

University of South Carolina in South Carolina

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted November 22, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Department of Exercise Science

Arnold School of Public Health

The Department of Exercise Science in the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to begin in August 2014. Priority given to candidates with interests in inflammation and/or cancer research, who have or will develop a collaborative, multidisciplinary research program that complements the Department's current strengths in physical activity and nutrition. Incumbent expected to interact with a network of researchers in the Arnold School of Public Health (http://sph.sc.edu), the Center for Colon Cancer Research (http://cccr.sc.edu/) and the Center on Dietary Supplements and Inflammation (http://cobre.med.sc.edu). Research approaches can be basic or applied, making use of in vitro, small animal, or human models, and can include clinical trials, epidemiology and/or community engagement methodology. Doctorate in relevant health sciences field with potential for excellence in research and teaching required. For full description of position and application instructions, please visit: http://sph.sc.edu/exsc/pdf/EXSC-tenure-track-11-2014.pdf. An AA/EEO employer.