Professor in Sport

Thorngumbald, England, United Kingdom

Job description

Contract Type: Open ended
Salary: Grade 10 (Competitive salary and benefits)

The Post

The Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport offers a wide-ranging and inspirational environment for all staff. As part of a significant new investment in our academic Sport, we are seeking to appoint multiple posts at Professor, Associate Professor, Senior Lecturer.

In particular, we are looking for candidates in our core areas of Management/Development, Psychology, Physical Activity & Health, Coaching, and Human Physiology. We are seeking candidates that can either lead, or contribute to, the continued development of our research profile and teaching activities in these areas, both at home and internationally.

We want to recruit ambitious individuals who wish to thrive in a research-led environment, whilst being committed to delivering high-quality teaching/administration activities.

This is an exciting time to join the team. There is significant investment in staffing and estates to support Sport, to enhance its existing global research and teaching activity and reputation.

How to apply

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