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Qualified applicants must submit a letter of interest, resume, C.V., salary requirement, official transcripts of all college coursework, and contact information for three professional references. Unless otherwise specified, review of applicants will continue until positions are filled.

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science

Position Description:  Newberry College, a liberal arts institution located in Newberry, SC, and affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America seeks to hire an assistant professor within the Department of Sport Professions to begin August 2019.  This position fulfills a need in a growing department for a new major in Exercise Science.  The chosen candidate will teach courses in but not limited to:  biomechanics, kinesiology, exercise physiology, and anatomy and physiology.

Qualifications:  The Department of Sport Professions at Newberry College announces the opening of a full-time faculty, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin August 2019.  The appropriate candidate must demonstrate a strong aptitude for teaching and promise for scholarly work.  The appropriate candidate will need to hold at least a Master’s degree (doctorate or ABD, preferred) in Exercise Science or any closely-related field.

Applications:  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.  Applicants should send a letter of interest, C.V., a statement of teaching philosophy, official transcripts of graduate coursework, and contact information for three professional references.  Electronic application materials are preferred and should be emailed to Associate Dean Christina Wendland at  Please include:  Faculty, Department of Sport Professions-Exercise Science in the subject line.


The mission of Newberry College, founded in 1856, is to prepare students in the Lutheran liberal arts tradition through its supportive academic community for lifelong intellectual and personal development, meaningful vocation, and engaged citizenship in the global society.


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