Posting Summary: The Curry School of Education at the University of Virginia seeks applicants to teach fitness courses in the Lifetime Physical Activity (LPA) program in the Department of Kinesiology for the Spring 2019 semester. Lecturers are needed in the following sports and activities:
Advanced Scuba Badminton Basketball Ballroom Dancing Climbing Core Training Cross Training & Conditioning Dance for Fitness Golf Hiking Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation Peer Leadership Mindfulness and Nature Racquetball Running for Fitness Scuba Diving Soccer Squash Swimming Swimming for Fitness Ultimate Frisbee Volleyball Weight Training Women's Basketball Women's Self-Defense Women's Weight Training Yoga
Preference will be given to full-time enrolled UVa graduate and doctoral students, and UVa employees. A master's degree in a related discipline or significant experience in the physical activity discipline you are applying for is required for a faculty wage appointment. Additionally, prior to the first class all new hires are required to be certified in CPR and First Aid (or and must provide proof of certification in those areas.
To apply, visit http://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0624370. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.
The screening of applicants will begin on November 4, 2018. Positions will be filled on an on-going basis according to curriculum needs.
For questions about this posting please contact Diane Whaley, Professor and Director of LPA, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: For faculty wage appointments, this is an at-will position that does not carry benefits.
The Curry School of Education and the University of Virginia are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. We seek to build a culturally diverse intellectual environment and welcome applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Internal Number: 353_85902
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