The School of Kinesiology at the University of Michigan, one of the highest ranked public universities in the nation and one of the world’s preeminent research institutions, invites applications and nominations for a faculty position at the level of tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor for an individual specializing in exercise, physical activity, movement skills and/or health disparities in individuals with disabilities with preferred start date in August 2020 or January 2021.

How to Apply

For full consideration, interested candidates should submit the following materials electronically through Interfolio: by March 13, 2020.

The materials below should be consolidated into 1 (one) PDF document before uploading to Interfolio.

·       Cover letter

·       Curriculum vitae

·       Research statement (up to 2 pages)

·       Teaching statement (1 page)

·       Diversity statement (1 page)

·       Up to three examples of your research publications

·       Full names and email addresses for at least three references

Review of applications will begin February 12, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Nominations, applications, and expressions of interest will be held in confidence, and references will be contacted only with the candidate’s permission.

Should you need support related to the Interfolio system, please visit this link or contact Interfolio at or (877) 997-8807, 9 am-6 pm Eastern Time M-F.  For questions about the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair: Dale Ulrich ( or 734-680-6791.