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Senior Lecturer in Sports Studies

Stirling College, Chengdu University

Location: Chengdu - China
Salary: From ¥21,665 or £2,573.26 (converted salary*) monthly
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 24th March 2022
Expires: 23rd May 2022

Stirling College, Chengdu University is looking for Senior Lecturer in Sports Studies to deliver modules on and lead its BA (Hons) Sports Studies programme.

We are a collaborative partnership between the University of Stirling and Chengdu University, founded in 2021 (license number MOE51UKA02DNR20212174N), with a supportive, collegial environment, rigorous adherence to the University of Stirling’s academic standards, an emphasis on student-centred learning for our students, and professional development opportunities for our staff.

As this is a new partnership, currently in its first year of operation, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in contextualizing University of Stirling modules for delivery in China, selecting and developing appropriate learning materials and activities relating to sports in a contemporary Chinese context, and incorporating these into the programme, and in some instances developing material for completely new modules.

The BA (Hons) Sports Studies award covers a range of areas in which students will develop a multi-disciplinary social science-oriented understanding of sports, including:

  • The sociology of sport
  • Management and marketing of sports
  • Psychology of sports and exercise
  • Physical activity and health
  • Sports policy and governance
  • Coaching sport
  • Sports and the media
  • Research methods in sports studies

The successful candidate will normally demonstrate the following characteristics:

  • PhD in a relevant subject area
  • Ideally at least 2 years of Higher Education teaching experience
    • Ability to plan and deliver engaging, student-centred lessons in English
    • Student-focused approach to teaching
    • Effective at using assessment for and of learning
  • Relevant industry experience

The position is a full-time post based in Chengdu with a teaching load of up-to twenty class hours per week, with a monthly salary starting at RMB 21,665, an annual flight allowance* of RMB 9,000 and an apartment on campus*. The contract is initially for 10 months starting in September 2022 (or earlier) but is renewable, and we prefer to hire staff members who intend to stay for several years.

Chengdu is considered one of the most liveable cities in China, with spectacular and varied cuisine, vibrant nightlife, and a wealth of cultural heritage, and is served by an extensive, clean and efficient metro system. The university is situated in a large and pleasant campus adjacent to a sizeable park on the outskirts of the city about 20 minutes from the city centre by metro.

The partnership is an equal opportunities employer, but successful candidates must be able to meet the requirements to obtain a Chinese work permit.

To apply, please send your CV to careers@stir.cdu.edu.cn 

* only available for non-Chinese citizens.

To learn more about working & living in China, please visit: www.jobs.ac.uk/careers-advice/country-profiles/china

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