Associate Lecturer in Exercise and Sports Science

Armidale, Australia
13 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

School of Science and Technology

  • 12 month, Fixed-term, 0.4 fractional basis with the possibility of extension
  • $65,685 to $88,725 part time pro rataper annum (Level A)
  • Plus 9.5%employer superannuation.
  • Salary packaging options available.
  • Applicants must have valid work rights for the term of the contract.

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.

The School of Science and Technology comprises subject disciplines including Biomedical Science, Physics and Electronics, Chemistry, Human Biology and Physiology, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Mathematics, Pharmacy, Exercise and Sport Science, Statistics and Computer Science. The School conducts teaching and research through an exciting range of undergraduate, honours, and postgraduate courses and research degrees by dissertation within these disciplines. These courses are offered via on campus and flexible online education modes.

About the role

Growth in the new areas of Exercise and Sport Science at UNE offers students exciting programs of study including an Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA) accredited degree. An opportunity exists for an accredited exercise physiologist to oversee the development and delivery of the practicum programs within the Bachelor of Exercise and Sports Science and the Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology.

It is expected that the individual will maintain active clinical practice as an accredited exercise physiologist external to this role.

Skills & Experience

We are looking for an individual with excellent communication skills to effectively liaise between students, discipline staff and placement supervisors and, whom is passionate about the industry and applying their clinical experience towards curricula development. If are a clinically active accredited exercise physiologist with experience in supervising students and placement coordination, we would be interested in hearing from you. A demonstrated capacity in curriculum development would be favourably regarded.

Additional information

To discuss this role please contact Dr Adrian Gray:  phone 02 6773 4511 or email To find out more about the School visit

To apply

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in the position information document, in your application. Visit:

Closing Date: 3 December 2017

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights all for a fraction of the price you’d expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

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Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.