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Inst/Ast Prof Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Education
Department: Kinesiology - Ed 10014394
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Education/Training, Fixed Term Faculty, Full Time (90-100%), Union, Remote-Friendly

Working/Functional Title

Inst/Ast Prof Fixed Term

Position Summary

The Department of Kinesiology at Michigan State University ( is world-renowned for research, teaching, and outreach. Housed in the College of Education, the department serves approximately 1,400 undergraduate students and over 100 graduate students. We are seeking a full-time Fixed-Term Assistant Professor or Instructor, with a renewable 9-month appointment.

Description of duties:

  • Teach in all modes of delivery and at all levels in areas of expertise and department curricular need, with particular focus on exercise physiology and anatomy courses in the undergraduate program.
  • Perform service as appropriate to the department, college, university, profession, and community.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree


Minimum Requirements

 Applicants should have an earned relevant master’s degree (for "Instructor" designation), and a doctoral degree (Ph.D., Ed.D., etc., for "Assistant Professor" designation).

Desired Qualifications

Evidence of effective undergraduate and graduate student teaching is desirable.

Required Application Materials

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, teaching statement, diversity statement, and curriculum vitae that includes names, addresses, emails, and phone numbers of 3 references

Special Instructions

Open until the position is filled.

Review of Applications Begins On


Remote Work Statement

MSU strives to provide a flexible work environment and this position has been designated as remote-friendly. Remote-friendly means some or all of the duties can be performed remotely as mutually agreed upon.



MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

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