Kinesiology (496545)

  • San Luis Obispo
  • San Luis Obispo, California
  • Jul 01, 2020
Full Time Public Health

Job Description

The Kinesiology and Public Health Department in the College of Science and Mathematics at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, is seeking to hire one of more full-time lecturers for academic year 2020-2021 beginning September 10, 2020 (with possible extension to a second academic year 2021-22). Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. Primary duties and responsibilities are to teach undergraduate classes in Sports, Media and Popular Culture; Sport and Gender; Motor Development, and supervise internships.

At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly's values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.


Doctorate in Sport and Exercise Psychology, Kinesiology, or closely related field is required.
Doctoral candidates with all but dissertation completed (ABD) can be considered.
Must have ability to teach the following undergraduate courses: Sports, Media and Popular Culture; Sport and Gender, Motor Development; Exercise Science and Health Promotion Fieldwork; and supervise undergraduate research.
Must also have the ability to teach in two or more of the following areas: Adapted Physical Activity; Applied Sport Psychology; Healthy Living; Introduction to Kinesiology; Introduction to Perspectives in Physical Activity; Introductory Principles of Exercise Science and Sport; Managing Exercise, Health and Sport Programs; Media and Technology in Health Promotion; Motor Learning and Control; and physical activity classes (KINE 100-176).

Closing Date/Time: Open until filled

Job Address

San Luis Obispo, California 93405 United States View Map