Professor & Head of Department of Allied Health Professions, Sports and Exercise Science

Location
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Salary
£60,968 - £79,233
Posted
14 May 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Professor & Head of Department of Allied Health Professions, Sports and Exercise Science
University of Huddersfield
Huddersfield
Grade 10 : £60,968 - £79,233

The University of Huddersfield is an ambitious and vibrant institution with an enviable track record of success. The University of Huddersfield has a Gold TEF rating and is in receipt of the inaugural Global Teaching Excellence Award. It has a first place ranking for proportion of staff with a teaching qualification and a leading place in the UK rankings for staff with Post-Graduate qualifications. These are all factors that illustrate the University of Huddersfield’s passion, focus and success.

Located within the School of Human and Health Sciences, the newly created Department of Allied Health Professions, Sports and Exercise Science is a high performing entity that provides its students and staff with exceptional opportunities for teaching and research all within an applied and focused environment.

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional individual to lead our new Department. Candidates will have significant experience in a senior role and be able to lead, motivate and manage a range of academic staff, build research capacity and ensure effective and efficient delivery of a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. They will be PhD-qualified, with a strong national/ international profile in a relevant area of research, a substantial track record of publications, external grant income and PhD completions. Finally, as a member of the School Senior Management Team, they will have the opportunity to contribute to strategic planning and implementation to achieve key performance indicators within the School and University Strategy.