Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Sport Coaching and Pedagogy

Hamilton, New Zealand
05 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Te Huataki Waiora
Faculty of Health, Sport and Human Performance

This newly established Faculty brings together significant experience in the areas of Community Health and Well being; Sport and Health Sciences; Sport and Social Sciences; Education and Leadership and Human Performance.

We are looking to appoint an outstanding academic scholar in the area of sport coaching and pedagogy, to contribute to enhancing our capability in this field. A demonstrated track-record of excellence in university teaching, research, and service are essential. Other key attributes will be evidenced through a research record in sport coaching and pedagogy at a national and international level.

The successful applicant will have a PhD in a relevant discipline, and demonstrated expertise in bridging the theory/practice divide in sport coaching and pedagogy as it relates to community and/or high-performance sport. The ability to attract external research funding is also required, as is a commitment to using innovative teaching and culturally responsive approaches.

Salary range for Lecturer is NZ$74,034 to $89,163 per year, Senior Lecturer is NZ$91,710 to $120,752 per year and for per year, depending on qualifications, skills and experience.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to the Dr Kirsten Petrie, Acting Dean, Faculty of Health, Sport and Human Performance, email: kirsten.petrie@waikato.ac.nz

Closing date: 28 February 2018 (NZ time)

Vacancy number: 380074

For more information and to apply, visit www.jobs.waikato.ac.nz