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The British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences

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23 March 2017

Lecturer-Senior Lecturer in Coaching Science

Reference S3894
Locations Nottingham Trent University
Deadline 23 April 2017


Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Coaching Science 

Post Ref No: S3894
College of Science and Technology
School of Science and Technology
Salary: £32,004 - £46,924 per annum
Grade: H/I
Campus: Clifton Campus

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Coaching Science, to contribute to teaching and research quality and to an excellent working atmosphere in the Department of Sport Science. You will deliver undergraduate and postgraduate taught modules, supervise undergraduate and postgraduate projects and contribute to the employability potential of our students. We would welcome strong applications in any area of Coaching Science although your academic discipline background could also be in Sport Psychology, Sport Physiology, the Sociology of Sport or Sport Pedagogy for example. You must be enthusiastic that your major teaching focus will be on our Sport Science and Coaching degree programme.

You will make a significant contribution to the Department’s learning and teaching, research activity and academic enterprise in Coaching Science, although the research could be in a related academic area that is relevant for Coaching. You should be research active and have a PhD. We aspire to submit a high quality entry into the next national Research Excellence Framework exercise. You should be able to contribute to this entry with high quality academic papers, forth-coming papers and by research with societal, sport performance or economic impact. The post-holder will join sport and exercise scientists as well as social scientists in the Sport, Health and Performance Enhancement (SHAPE) research centre. High level mentoring is available for all staff. The start date is as soon as possible.

Background information on the Department of Sport Science
Nottingham Trent University has a long and established history for delivering sport-related programmes. The Department of Sport Science currently comprises 33 academic staff and ~20 PhD research students as well as large undergraduate and taught postgraduate cohorts. Recent investment into the Department has enhanced our physical resources, research environment and the student learning experience. We offer a friendly, supportive environment of excellence and invite you to join us.

Closing date: 23 April 2017

If you have any specific queries in relation to this position, please contact Prof. Mary Nevill, Head of Department of Sport Science, on +44 (0)115 8483918, or via email

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Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK will be considered alongside other applications. For further information on this please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.


Contract Type Full Time
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