Lecturer in Physiology
University of Miami
United States

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The University of Miami is a private research-intensive institution with over 17,000 students located in suburban Coral Gables just minutes away from downtown Miami. The University’s 12 colleges and schools offer degrees in 135 undergraduate, 146 masters, and 66 doctoral areas of study. The School of Education and Human Development at the University of Miami houses three academic departments: Teaching and Learning, Educational and Psychological Studies, and Kinesiology and Sport Sciences.


Position Description

The position is a nine-month lecturer (non-tenure track) position beginning August 15, 2023. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in applied physiology related to the following content areas: a) nutrition and nutritional biochemistry, b) exercise physiology, c) physical activity and health, and d) other courses within the program as assigned.  The candidate will also assist in student recruitment into the Applied Physiology Master’s program.  The candidate will teach 12 credit hours per semester (Fall and Spring) with the possibility of a reduced teaching load if a portion of the base salary is shared with another institution on campus. A willingness to collaborate on research and educational activities within the department and across disciplines in preferred. 


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. with emphasis in one of the following areas: Exercise Physiology, Kinesiology, or a related field.
  • Two years of undergraduate and graduate level teaching experience.



Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications.


Application Process

Review of applications will begin immediately.


Please apply online and be prepared to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of references with contact information, and a brief statement of teaching philosophy. To apply, please use the application portal at www.miami.edu/careers, “Faculty Positions”. Please arrange for the three signed letters of recommendation to be sent to:


Kevin Jacobs, Ph.D.

Search Committee Chair

University of Miami, Department of Kinesiology and Sport Sciences

PO Box 248065

Coral Gables, FL 33124


The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.



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