CUNY Associate or Full Professor - Exercise Science / Anatomy and Physiology(Tenure-Track) in Brooklyn, New York


Brooklyn College of the City University of New York invites applications for a full-time tenure track Associate or Full Professor position in the Department of Kinesiology with expertise in anatomy and physiology, exercise science, and related areas. Responsibilities include teaching courses in anatomy and physiology, exercise science, as well as other expertise areas; assisting with the development of new courses; developing and maintaining a funded research agenda; and research mentoring.

Brooklyn College is a microcosm of the ethnically rich borough of Brooklyn it serves as well as a mirror of the wide diversity in New York City itself. A vibrant, intellectually engaged community, our student body comprises individuals from 150 countries, speaking 105 different languages. The Kinesiology Department is an interdisciplinary department with distinct degree programs in exercise science, teacher education and sport management and an ongoing interest in pursuing linkages between them. It is our mission to provide high quality, multidisciplinary teaching, research, and community service to foster an environment of academic excellence and professionalism for students and faculty; advance scientific knowledge and ensure that its diverse students acquire the knowledge, skills, and values to make meaningful contributions. We offer graduate and undergraduate programs in exercise science and teacher education and a graduate program in sport management.


Successful candidates must possess:

  • An earned doctorate from an accredited institution in exercise science, kinesiology or a closely related field

  • Teaching experience with a diverse student population

  • Two or more years of work experience in wellness, sport or clinical exercise physiology settings

  • The ability to establish an independent research agenda and seek external funding

It is also desired that candidates have:

  • Relevant professional certifications (e.g., NSCA, CSCS)

  • Experience working with children and young adults


Salary commensurate with education and experience. All appointments are subject to financial availability.

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


STEP ONE - Click "Apply Now" To be considered for this position, please submit your application online by clicking on "Apply Now" below. Applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a recent peer-reviewed article for which the applicant is the primary or single author in .doc, .pdf, or .rtf format.

STEP TWO - Go to: All applicants are required to have three confidential letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references.

Please visit the link above and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically email your references a request to submit a letter of recommendation via the system. Full instructions will be provided.

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered.


Review of applications will begin January 25, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.


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CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Brooklyn College

Job Title: Associate or Full Professor - Exercise Science / Anatomy and Physiology(Tenure-Track)

Job ID: 15977

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular