La Trobe University

La Trobe University

Senior Lecturer, Sport and Exercise Science

Australia

Closing in 11 days

Senior Lecturer, Sport and Exercise Science

Job No.: 566983

Work type: Continuing

  • Full-time, continuing, Bundoora campus
  • This is a unique opportunity to join a dynamic team of educators and researchers at the forefront of shaping the future of education in Sport and Exercise Science.
  • Are you passionate about shaping the future of sport and exercise science education? Do you have a wealth of experience and expertise to inspire the next generation of professionals in this dynamic field? We're seeking a dedicated Senior Lecturer to join our highly rankedSchool and contribute to the growth and excellence of our Sport and Exercise Science discipline.

    At La Trobe we take pride in providing cutting-edge education that empowers students to excel in the ever-evolving field of Sport and Exercise Science. Our state-of-the-art facilities, vibrant academic community, and commitment to innovation make us a leading institution in the realm of sports education.

    The position:

    As a Senior Lecturer, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Deliver high-quality lectures and practical sessions in Sport and Exercise Science.
  • Mentor and guide students in their academic and professional development.
  • Conduct research and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the field.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to enhance curriculum design and delivery.
  • Engage in outreach activities and foster industry connections.
  • Skills and Experience:

    We are looking for candidates with:

  • Completion of a PhD or equivalent accreditation and standing recognised by the University/profession as appropriate for the discipline of Sport and Exercise Science.

  • Demonstrated effectiveness in curriculum development and teaching with a commitment to excellence in teaching.

  • Demonstrated capacity to provide leadership at course/program/research group or similar level.
  • Ability to encourage intellectual development and career aspirations of students.
  • Demonstrated record of achievement as a leading practitioner with a reputation for skills, knowledge and expertise at a state/national level.
  • Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

    Welcome to Bundoora campus – Please click on the video link below:

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    Benefits:

  • 17% employer contributed superannuation
  • On site child care facilities
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Discounts for staff and their family members to study a range of La Trobe courses
  • How to apply

    Closing date: March 5th, By 11:55pm

    Position Enquiries: Clare MacMahon, Acting Discipline Lead, Sport and Exercise Science; [email protected]

    Recruitment Enquiries: Melissa Magaton, Senior Talent Acquisition Business Partner

    Position Description below:

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    Only candidates with Full Working Rights in Australia may apply for this position.

    Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume
  • Response to the essential criteria
  • Please scroll down to apply.

    We'd love to stay connected! If you would like to find out more about this School, please follow us on LinkedIn: School of Allied Health, Human Services and Sport: https: // www. linkedin.com/company/47665779

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants We welcome and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

    La Trobe University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. We take an intersectional approach by actively supporting and encouraging people of all backgrounds and abilities to submit an application and aim to ensure that the recruitment and employee experience is as accessible and inclusive as possible. Flexibility in interview format will be offered to shortlisted candidates.

    All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

    Job details

    Title

    Senior Lecturer, Sport and Exercise Science

    Employer

    La Trobe University

    Location

    Australia

    Published

    February 06, 2024

    Application deadline

    March 05, 2024

    Job type

    Lecturer

    Field

    Medicine,Social Science

    About the employer

    La Trobe University is a public research university based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its main campus is located in the Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. The university was established in 1964, becoming the third university in the state of Victoria and the twelfth university in Australia. La Trobe is one of the Australian verdant universities and also part of the Innovative Research Universities group.

    La Trobe's original and principal campus is located in the Melbourne metropolitan area, within the northern Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. It is the largest metropolitan campus in the country, occupying over 267 hectares (660 acres). It has two other major campuses located in the regional Victorian city of Bendigo and the twin border cities of Albury-Wodonga. There are two smaller regional campuses in Mildura and Shepparton and a city campus in Melbourne's CBD on Collins Street and in Sydney on Elizabeth Street.

    La Trobe offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across its two colleges of Arts, Social Science and Commerce (ASSC) and Science, Health and Engineering (SHE).

    In 2015, it was ranked in the top 100 universities under 50 by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.[9] In the 2021 QS World University Rankings, it was ranked in the top 300 universities for arts and humanities.

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