Institution (Location)
Department of Biobehavioral Sciences Teachers College, Columbia University in the City of New York.
Start Date
November 1, 2022
Position Description

Full Time Associate or Full Professor of Applied (Exercise) Physiology (Tenured/Tenure Track) Department of Biobehavioral Sciences Teachers College, Columbia University in the City of New York.  Teachers College is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community and to providing equal opportunity in employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of race, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity or gender expression), religion, creed, national origin, age, citizenship, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Candidate’s Qualifications (who should apply)

Candidates should have an earned doctorate in exercise physiology, applied integrative human physiology, kinesiology, or a closely related field. The faculty member will have expertise in  to better meet broad range professional training requirements in the field of exercise physiology. Candidates should also present evidence of successful teaching, record of external funding and productive scholarship consistent with a rank of associate or full professor. Preference will be given to candidates whose research is in applied, translational, or implementation science that extends the current areas of applied exercise physiology scholarship and the social justice mission of Teachers College. Priority for applied exercise physiology research areas include, but are not limited to, 1) Physical activity and health equity for historically underserved communities.; 2) Technology-delivered interventions; 3) Physical activity and the environment; 4) Physical activity and physical and mental health; 5) Exercise training and conditioning. Certification or eligibility for certification as an ACSM Exercise. Physiologist, ACSM Clinical Exercise Physiologist, or NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist is required

How to Apply


Position Description:

The faculty member will contribute to meeting the range professional training requirements in the field of exercise physiology, provide graduate student mentorship of a diverse student body, and enhance student and faculty research capabilities across the Movement Sciences/Kinesiology, the Department of Biobehavioral Sciences, and Teachers College. The faculty member will actively contribute to the masters and doctoral programs in Applied Physiology and the Joint Degree Program in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology. Conducting an active program of funded research is an expectation of this position. Other responsibilities include teaching graduate movement science courses in the applied physiology curriculum, mentoring of research and practical experiences for students, and providing academic advisement to students.

How to apply:

For inquiries about the position, please email with the subject line, “Applied Physiology Search” to Carol Ewing Garber, Ph.D. at [email protected].

For the full position announcement and to apply for the position please upload the following at the link below 1) a letter of application; 2) current CV, 3) three representative publications, and 4) the names and contact information of three references.

Review of applications will begin October 1, 2022 and continue until the search is successfully concluded.  Appointment begins September 2023.

Teachers College, Columbia University 525 West 120th Street, New York, NY 10027


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