Call out to Members to apply for BASES Division Committee positions

22nd October 2018

We are inviting members to apply for the following positions within the BASES five Division Committees:

  1. Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour
  2. Physical Activity for Health
  3. Physiology and Nutrition
  4. Psychology
  5. Sport and Performance.

You can apply for more than one position. However, you can hold only one position at any one time. Five CPD credits are available for members of a Division.

Division of Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour

  • Deputy Chair

Division of Physical Activity for Health

  • Deputy Chair
  • CPD Representative
  • Membership Representative

Division of Physiology and Nutrition

  • Deputy Chair
  • Membership Representative

Division of Psychology

  • Deputy Chair
  • CPD Representative
  • Membership Representative

Division of Sport and Performance

  • CPD Representative
  • Membership Representative

Appointments to the BASES Divisions

Competency based recruitment and selection processes will be used. Members are asked to demonstrate competencies on an application form. The BASES Appointments and Remuneration Committee is responsible for appointments.

  • Deputy Chair. Is responsible for supporting the Chair and deputising when the Chair is absent. Repsonsible for co-ordination and administration (taking meeting minutes) of the Division.
  • CPD Representative. Is responsible for organising at least two quality workshops and webinars each year and providing a varied calendar of CPD opportunities for Division members.
  • Membership Services Representative. Is responsible for maintaining and enhancing member benefits and services, and leading initiatives to drive membership recruitment and retention.

*Division Chairs will become members of the BASES Board. 

The purpose of the Board is to develop the strategic direction and oversee the management of BASES. The Board meets approximately six times per year.


Division meetings are normally once a year. Additional deliberations may be conducted via e-mail between meetings, as required.

Term of Office:

All officers shall normally hold post for a two year period.

Financial Policies:

  • Service on the Divisions is non-remunerative.
  • Travel and meeting expenses for Committee members are reimbursed according to the policies and procedures of BASES.

To Apply:

Please look at the required Competencies  and e-mail your completed Application Form  to by Monday 10 December


BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

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