Major Duties: - Teach graduate & undergraduate courses in exercise science including Biomechanics, Functional Anatomy, Exercise Physiology, Foundations of Exercise Science, & Strength & Conditioning. - Advise students. - Conduct research in biomechanics on how to prevent knee injury while running & squatting for normal population & athletes using 3-dimensional motion analysis. Publish results of research in peer-reviewed journals.
Minimum Qualifications: - Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Exercise Science or Kinesiology- Ph.D. dissertation in biomechanics
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic progr...ams to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.