WAU HPE Department Chair

Washington Adventist University
Posted: Dec. 19, 2023

The Department of Health, Wellness and Physical Education is seeking a department chair to lead and create a visionary program plan, conduct classroom instruction at the higher educational level in a manner which intentionally affirms the Seventh-day Adventist ministry of teaching and incorporates insights from the Adventist Blue Zone advantage.

Information can be found at: https://wau.catsone.com/careers/9207-General/jobs/16315424-Chair-of-Health-Wellness-and-Physical-Education-Full-Time-Faculty.

Full-Time Faculty Position in Health and Physical Education

Walla Walla University
Posted: Nov. 5, 2023

Available September 1, 2024

Job Description: The Health and Physical Education department at Walla Walla University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position to begin September 1, 2024. The department offers a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, Health Science, and Sports Management & Coaching.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Teaching exercise science, health science, physical education theory, and activity classes.
  • Involvement in scholarly activities related to the discipline.
  • Departmental and university committee memberships, advising students, and involvement with professional organizations.

Qualifications: An earned doctorate in a Health or Physical Education related field is preferred with an exceptional record of excellence in teaching. The successful candidate will be a Seventh-day Adventist dedicated to integrating faith with teaching, leadership, and scholarship. The department seeks candidates to join a collaborative team focused on student success, and committed to the ongoing development of our curriculum to produce thoughtful, inquisitive, and engaged professionals that will advance the health and well-being of the next generation.

To Apply: Prospective candidates interested in the position are asked to submit an online faculty employment application and attach a cover letter, curricula vitae, and statement of teaching philosophy. Three letters of recommendation should be emailed by the recommenders directly to Rodd Strobel at Email: [email protected], or mailed to:

Rodd Strobel, Health and Physical Education Chair
Walla Walla University
204 S. College Ave.
College Place, WA 99324

Consideration of applicants will continue until the position is filled.

See the job posting on the Walla Walla University Faculty Employment Opportunities page for more details.

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