Faculty of Education (Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education) Assistant Professor
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Assistant Professor in Kinesiology
The University of Victoria Campus is located on the traditional lands of the Coast Salish Peoples and we are privileged to do our work in a way that is inspired by their history, customs and culture.
The School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education (EPHE) is an academic unit within the Faculty of Education at the University of Victoria ( ?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.uvic.ca%2Feducation%2Fexercise%2F&module=jobs&id=2247938" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.uvic.ca/education/exercise/ ). Our mission is to advance knowledge and to prepare professionals in the area of physical activity and health through teaching, research and service. A collaborative research culture exists within the School. General research interests span exercise sciences, recreation, health, teacher education and inclusive pedagogies (Research profiles: ?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.uvic.ca%2Feducation%2Fexercise%2Fpeople%2Findex.php&module=jobs&id=2247938" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">https://www.uvic.ca/education/exercise/people/index.php ). Our School, Faculty and University have a demonstrated commitment to equity and fairness.
The School of EPHE is actively building a diverse, welcoming community of researchers, teachers, and learners. We invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of kinesiology to begin July 1, 2022 or as negotiated. We are seeking a collegial and energetic individual who has research experience in an area related to the physical rehabilitation of acute or chronic conditions. Applicants should have a strong record of research productivity commensurate with their experience.
In accordance with the University’s Equity Plan and pursuant to Section 42 of the BC Human Rights Code, preference will be given to Indigenous scholars. Candidates seeking preferential consideration, are asked to self-identify in their cover letter.
The following will be considered assets:
Faculty and Librarians at the University of Victoria are governed by the provisions of the Collective Agreement . Members are represented by the University of Victoria Faculty Association .
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Please indicate in your application package if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
For candidates to be considered, please send:
Please note that reference and background checks, including credential and degree verification, may be undertaken as part of this recruitment process.
For questions regarding the position, please contact Sandra Hundza, PhD, Director of the School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education via email ( ephe.directoruvic.ca ) or phone (250-721-8382).
In order to be considered, application packages must be received by April 8th 2022. Please send above documentation to:
Web: School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted.
Application deadlineApril 8, 2022
UVic is committed to upholding the values of equity, diversity, and inclusion in our living, learning and work environments. In pursuit of our values, we seek members who will work respectfully and constructively with differences and across levels of power. We actively encourage applications from members of groups experiencing barriers to equity , and for this particular search, preference will be given to Indigenous applicants.
Read our full equity statement here: ?url=www.uvic.ca%2Fequitystatement&module=jobs&id=2247938" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">www.uvic.ca/equitystatement
The University acknowledges the potential impact that career interruptions can have on a candidate’s record of research achievement. We encourage applicants to explain in their application the impact that career interruptions have had on their record.
Persons with disabilities, who anticipate needing accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, may contact Faculty Relations and Academic Administration in the Office of the VP Academic and Provost at FRrecruituvic.ca . Any personal information provided will be maintained in confidence.
In your application, please refer to myScience.org and reference JobID 2247938.
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