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Open Positions

The Department of Kinesiology, San José State University, seeks lecturer faculty to assist with instruction of:

Tenure-Track Positions




Activity Program (Instructor Pool Positions)


Undergraduate Program (Instructor Pool Positions)


Kinesiology Core - (MA/MS/MPH degree, Ph.D. or Ed.D preferred)

General Education Program (Instructor Pool Positions)



Kinesiology GE - (MA/MS/MPH degree, Ph.D. or Ed.D preferred)


SJSU Temporary Faculty Employment Listings by Department


Application Process

Please send the following as a PDF attachment, or as a hard-copy packet via mail, or delivered in-person to the Interim Department Chair, Dr. Tamar Semerjian.

  • 1 pp. Cover letter
  • CV
  • 1-2pp. Statement of Teaching Purpose
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (can be mailed directly, delivered by hand, or attached as PDF)
  • Copy (unofficial OK) of most recent university transcripts
  • (optional) Scan/Copy of relevant licenses and certifications (if related) 

Mailing Address

San Jose State University 

Department of Kinesiology

Spartan Complex 102

Attn: Dr. Tamar Semerjian

1 Washington Square

San Jose, CA 95192-0054


It is the policy of San José State University and the Department of Kinesiology to treat all staff and applicants for employment in a fair and equitable manner in all its relations without regard to age, color, disability, gender, marital status, medical condition, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, and any other area protected or which may become protected under state or federal law, or campus policy.

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