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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Education
Department: Kinesiology - Ed 10014394
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Faculty, Athletics/Recreation, Education/Training, Union

Working/Functional Title

Lecturer/Ast Inst/Inst/Ast Professor Fixed Term

Position Summary

Responsibilities will include some combination of the following: Teaching undergraduate courses, Basic Instruction Program (BIP) Physical Activity courses in the Department of Kinesiology at MSU. These (approximately) 40, single-credit (1 credit) courses are designed to allow all MSU students to be physically active, learn a new sport, and engage with students and instructors from diverse backgrounds to improve overall well-being. For a complete list of BIP courses, please visit the Schedule of Courses ( (BIP courses include KIN 100 through 119).

Required Degree


Minimum Requirements

Applicants will be ranked based upon education, Ph. D- Assistant Professor, Masters's - Instructor, Bachelors- Lecturer. For Basic Instruction Courses current Adult CPR and First Aid Certification is required. All courses require sport coaching/teaching experience. 

Desired Qualifications

Master's degree and 1-3 years of teaching experience. 

Required Application Materials

Resume and cover letter, please explicitly outline which BIP course you are interested in teaching in your cover letter, as well as listing your qualifications for teaching these particular courses. 

Special Instructions

Please contact Mary-Anne Reid for specific questions at 

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Summary of Physical Demands

Physical demands are dependent upon course selection, can include but not limited to; running, lifting, swimming, dancing and other physical activites. 

Summary of Health Risks

Various physical activity depends on courses (Hockey, baseball weight lifting etc.) 

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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