Exercise Physiology Assistant/Associate Professor


The University of Mary, Bismarck, ND, is seeking qualified candidates for a full-time assistant or associate professor and program director position for the Master of Science Clinical Exercise Physiology (MSCEP) Program, School of Health Sciences beginning in August 2022. The MSCEP Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).  It is the only accredited clinical exercise physiology program in the world that offers blended delivery.


All faculty are expected to demonstrate a willingness to support and advance the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine mission and identity of the University of Mary (see www.umary.edu/about/mission/missionidentity.php ).



The responsibilities of this faculty rank position include serving as Program Director of the Master of Science Clinical Exercise Physiology Program and teaching advanced clinical exercise physiology and other graduate level courses. Additional responsibilities include facilitating the graduate level thesis or research project courses and supervising undergraduate student research.  Program Director responsibilities include but are not limited to program development, program assessment, assisting with marketing and enrollment, and advising MSCEP students. All faculty are expected to advise students within the program of study and be an active member of University community.


Qualifications and Requirements:

This position requires computer skills in addition to content expertise.  Applicants must also have a PhD or DSc in Exercise Physiology.  Candidates with ABD will be considered, provided the dissertation is completed within one year of employment. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Candidates must demonstrate a willingness to uphold and support the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine mission of the University of Mary, support the ongoing implementation of Ex Corde Ecclesiae, the apostolic constitution on Catholic colleges and universities and build a culture of ready and earnest hospitality in the School of Health Sciences and throughout the university, in accord with Saint Benedict’s admonition that all be received as Christ.


The University of Mary is a private, Christian, Catholic, Benedictine university that welcomes students of all faiths and backgrounds. Infusing Benedictine values throughout the educational experience, Mary offers distinguished, professionally-focused academic programs enlivened by the liberal arts, global and civic service, robust internships, and mentoring by respected faculty. As one of the most affordable private universities in the nation, Mary offers exceptional educational value as well as outstanding scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The University of Mary is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.


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How to Apply:

We welcome your interest in the University of Mary. Click here to apply. Upload your materials or send to employment@umary.edu.


The University of Mary is an EEO/AA employer. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is hired.