Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Psychology

Paisley, Renfrewshire (GB)
£36,261 - £43,266 per annum pro rata
14 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Jul 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

School of Health and Life Sciences 
Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Psychology

£36,261 - £43,266 per annum pro rata
Fixed Term: 35 weeks from September 2019 
Part-time: 23hrs per week for 15 weeks reducing to 13 hours per week for 15 weeks

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a fixed term, part-time AC2 Lecturer to cover maternity leave at Lanarkshire Campus within the School of Health and Life Sciences.

The successful candidate will ideally have previously taught subjects including Sport and Exercise Psychology, Coaching, and Research Methods and be well versed in contemporary learning methods.

The successful candidate will join a progressive team of individuals in delivery of undergraduate degrees in Sport Coaching and Sport Development within the Division of Sport & Exercise. 

The successful candidate will be based at our Lanarkshire Campus with some scheduled activities at our other campus locations. 

The School of Health and Life Sciences is a multidisciplinary School, with a diverse range of programmes delivered at our Lanarkshire, Paisley, Ayr and London campuses with a combined total of circa 6000 students. Teaching and Research is at the heart of all of the School’s activities, with NSS teaching scores at 100% in some of our Undergraduate programmes and we are looking to build and diversify from the success of REF2014.

The University of the West of Scotland is committed to providing an inclusive working environment. UWS has an Athena SWAN bronze award, is a Disability Confident employer and welcomes other under-represented groups, as such we particularly encourage applications to support our diversity agenda.

Informal enquiries can be made by contacting Professor Chris Easton (Head of Division)   

Further information, including details of how to apply are available at

Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 5th July 2019
Interview date:  Thursday 25th July 2019

UWS is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups. 
UWS is a “Disability Confident” employer.
University of the West of Scotland is a registered Scottish charity, no. SC002520.