Adjunct Faculty for Exercise Science - Activity Courses

McKendree University’s Department of Health Professions welcomes applications for Adjunct Faculty for Exercise Science – Activity Courses.  This position is responsible for teaching our Resistance Training programs.  Area of specialization is open, but candidates must be prepared to teach one or more courses related to resistance training, advanced resistance training, and speed/agility/flexibility. Activity courses are offered in 8-week sessions during the fall and spring terms.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A Master’s degree in exercise science or a closely related field OR Military Or Professional Certifications.
  • A clear record of dedication to teaching or individualized performance coaching with instructional experience.

McKendree University, Illinois’ first and finest, is a private university in Lebanon, IL, just 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, home of the 11-time World Series champs (St. Louis Cardinals) and the 2019 Stanley Cup winner (St. Louis Blues). St. Louis also boasts a wonderful zoo, a first-rate botanical garden, a vibrant art scene (both performing and visual), and a plethora of top-notch restaurants. 

Interviews will begin immediately. Qualified candidates should send a letter of interest referencing job #AES04 with a resume/CV and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at           

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.