Reader in Sport Science

Twickenham, United Kingdom
£47,263 - £54,765
18 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
01 Mar 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Salary: £47,263 - £54,765
Hours: Full time
Term: Fixed term 4 years 

Since 1850, St Mary’s mission has been to provide a high quality academic and professional environment, inspired by its distinctive ethos and values. The University is an inclusive academic community, where everybody is welcomed.

St Mary’s provides an inspiring and welcoming environment and has a strong, supportive community. The University is proud of the support it gives to its students, and the support is underpinned by the provision of teaching that is student-focused with a strong emphasis on skills and character development.

At St Mary’s you will be encouraged to nurture and educate our students, preparing them to be ready to meet the challenges of today and anticipate those of tomorrow.

The Faculty of Sport, Health and Applied Science is an internationally recognised centre with established expertise and resources in sport, health and exercise sciences. At both undergraduate and postgraduate level, we are committed to offering vocationally relevant programmes of study with the highest academic standards.

The University is one of London’s top-performing sports institutions. Our new £8.5m sports centre was home to athletes from ten teams during the London 2012 Olympic Games. Today, it is a regular training ground for many international athletes.

We are looking for a Reader/ Senior Lecturer in Sport Science to join our team in the Department of Sport and Exercise Science. The successful applicant will deliver high quality inspiring lectures in the field of Sport and Exercise Science and contribute to our expanding research portfolio. We invite applications from outstanding candidates whose research and teaching experience lie in discipline areas such as Biomechanics, Sport Psychology, Applied Exercise Physiology or Skill Acquisition.

For further information about the role and for details of how to apply, please click here 

Closing Date: 1st March 2019 at 23.59

Interviews are likely to be held on 11th March 2019