Assistant Professor of Exercise Science

Posted: 12/11/2022

DATE ANNOUNCED: December 2022 
POSITION:  Faculty in Health and Human Performance; tenure-track
TITLE:  Assistant Professor of Exercise Science
DEADLINE:  Screening of applications begins immediately and continues until position is filled.
Ph.D. by September 2023 (ABD considered) in Exercise Physiology or related discipline; willingness to teach majors exercise science courses, including anatomy and physiology and others based on needs of the department and expertise of the successful candidate; evidence of potential for teaching excellence; promise of continued scholarly activity; and willingness to support the mission of the College. Preference will be given to candidates with college-level teaching, advising, research experience and leadership potential.
Teach (the equivalent of) three 14-week undergraduate courses in both fall and winter terms, as well as one 4-week May term course; including exercise physiology with lab, exercise testing and prescription, and either an upper-level majors course based on the candidate’s expertise or current courses within our Fitness Management major; mentor undergraduates in research; advise student majors; engage in scholarship and service appropriate to the liberal arts setting, including growth and development of our new Exercise Science major.
SALARY:  Competitive
CONTRACT: Nine-month, tenure-track contract.
Send curriculum vita, unofficial graduate transcripts, contact information for three professional references, and a letter of application describing your teaching, scholarship, and service experience/interests and how these will support the distinctive mission and institutional learning outcomes of Wartburg College. In the application letter, please also address any experiences you have working with diverse groups of students. This information should be submitted electronically to: or by regular mail to: Jamie Hollaway, Director of Human Resources, Wartburg College, 100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, IA 50677-1003.  For specific inquiries contact Patricia Dietz, chair of the search committee ( For further information about the college and the city of Waverly, see For information about the Health and Human Performance Department, see  Wartburg College requires a criminal background check for position finalists.

Type of Employment: Full-Time

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