Lecturer in Sport Biomechanics

Kingston University - Faculty of Science, Engineering & Computing - School of Life Sciences, Pharmacy & Chemistry

The Role
This is an exciting time to join a proactive Sport and Exercise Science team at Kingston University and to contribute to the development of sport and exercise science courses. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, forward-thinking individual who is dedicated to developing innovative and pioneering teaching practices at undergraduate and postgraduate level with the potential to further inspire postgraduate research. The post holder will be expected to hold a PhD and be able to contribute to teaching and learning in Sport Biomechanics and other subject areas such as research methods and/or coaching and to also contribute to duties related to course administration/admissions, research and consultancy activities in line with their interests and those of the School and Faculty.

The Person
We seek a person who is interested in extending their sport biomechanics research portfolio and that of KU Sport and Exercise Science and can offer potential for income generation and collaboration. A team player in possession of a PhD and who is motivated by an opportunity to innovate and even transform the teaching practices within Sport Biomechanics at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Applicant with some contributory knowledge of sport and exercise research methods and / or coaching are particular welcomed.

The Faculty
Bringing together teaching and research expertise in science, engineering, computing and mathematics, we provide unique interdisciplinary opportunities. We offer career-focussed courses taught in modern facilities, in everything from automotive engineering to biotechnology, and from maths and games technology to pharmacy.

Further Information
Kingston University is committed to equality and we value the diversity of our staff and students.

This is a fixed term contract for 12 months.

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