Lecturer in Exercise Science – Bathurst or Port Macquarie
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- Supportive, friendly and flexible work environment
- Competitive salary and benefits
- Relocation Allowance if Applicable
- Continuing, Full Time
- Level B $92,117 to $109,391 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
- Bathurst or Port Macquarie
As Lecturer in Exercise Science, you will be required to contribute to the effective coordination and teaching of undergraduate and/or postgraduate subjects in motor control and integration, strength & conditioning and exercise rehabilitation and other courses delivered by the School to on-campus and online study students. The position includes expectations of a strong contribution to the School’s research profile through high research productivity for the level and is aligned with the strategic research focus of the School and/or the exercise science or clinical exercise physiology disciplines, as well as the effective supervision of research students. Administrative duties within the School and Faculty are also required. It is also desirable that the preferred candidate be eligible for Exercise Science membership or is accredited in Exercise Physiology or Sports Science with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA).
To be successful you will have:
- A masters or doctoral qualification or equivalent in Exercise Science or equivalent, with a focus on motor control/integration and neuromechanical aspects of movement
- The ability to teach in other cognate disciplines of exercise science is essential
- Eligibility for membership or accreditation with Exercise and Sport Science Australia (ESSA)
- A capacity to build a research profile and/or professional activity
- Capacity to contribute to the delivery of high quality student centred learning and teaching
- Demonstrated capacity to design and deliver learning and teaching experiences in a University environment
Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.
The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.
We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.
We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.
The School of Exercise Science, Sport and Health (SESSH) is a multi-campus, academic unit. The School offers a suite of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the disciplines of exercise science, sport management, sports media, exercise physiology and nutrition. The School has a diverse range of staff who work together in the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research and community engagement. Staff are focused on innovative and high quality education, using state-of-the-art exercise science laboratories and learning spaces to encourage collaboration and support new methods of teaching and learning.
CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.
Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.
How to Apply
Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.
Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:
Professor Frank Marino | Head, School of Exercise Science, Sport and Health | SESSH-HOS@csu.edu.au | Ph: 02 6338 4268
Applications Close: 11pm, 7 March 2018
Applications close: – AUS Eastern Daylight Time