Job Summary

REDEEMER UNIVERSITY COLLEGE invites applications for a tenure-track position (any rank) in the Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, beginning July 1, 2020, pending budgetary approval.

Qualifications and Attributes

We are seeking an applicant with an academic background and demonstrated achievement in teaching and research in Kinesiology and/or Physical Education. Successful grant application is valuable but not necessary. The successful candidate will have academic preparation and demonstrated ability to teach courses and labs in some of the following areas: biomechanics and ergonomics, nutrition, clinical assessment and rehabilitation, motor learning.

As a liberal arts and sciences university college rooted in the Reformed tradition of Christianity, we seek candidates who are committed to teaching and pursuing scholarship from this perspective. The preferred candidate would possess or be near completion of a Ph.D. in Kinesiology, Physical Education or a closely-related field.

Application process:

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, evidence of teaching quality, and a one- or two-page statement describing their own faith commitment, its alignment to the reformed Christian mission of Redeemer University College, and how it shapes their academic and professional work.

The deadline for applications is October 21, 2019.

Direct applications to:

Dr. Kyle Spyksma, Interim Vice President, Academic
Redeemer University College
777 Garner Road East
Ancaster ON L9K 1J4

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Please note:
Redeemer University College offers equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants. In accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be considered first for this position. 

Redeemer University College is a dynamic undergraduate university recognized for providing quality undergraduate education in the fine arts, humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, business, and education, with a demonstrated commitment to fostering a spiritually vibrant and caring community of learning. The scholarship, teaching, and creative activity of our faculty, combined with small class sizes and low student-to-faculty ratios, creates an engaging academic environment. We are located on a beautiful and environmentally friendly campus on the edge of Hamilton, Ontario, minutes from Lake Ontario and an hour from downtown Toronto.