Lecturer in Exercise Science

Opening Date:
6 Jul 2023
Closing Date:
15 Aug 2023
Salary Range:

Full-time permanent Lecturer in Exercise Science
(Education and Scholarship or Education and Research)

Grade 7a / 8* – Salary from
(depending upon experience)

The School of Allied Health Professions (SAHP) is pleased to provide an exciting opportunity for a full time Lecturer in Exercise Science. The successful candidate will join a dynamic team of Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologists, working in partnership with academics from Physiotherapy, Diagnostic Imaging and Radiography, Prosthetics and Orthotics, Occupational Therapy, Speech and Language Therapy and the School of Medicine.

The post-holder’s main focus will be to help maintain and grow the success of the BSc programme in Rehabilitation and Exercise Science and to further develop education, scholarship, research and postgraduate study in related topic areas. SAHP is particularly interested in recruiting a colleague with strengths in applied practice and research in either (or a combination of) physiology, psychology or biomechanics.

Keele University is renowned for its exciting approach to higher education, innovative research, beautiful campus, strong community spirit and excellent student experience. With over 12,000 students and 2,000 staff, the University provides world-class teaching and research across a wide range of academic and vocational subjects. Further information can be found at http://www.keele.ac.uk.

Professional qualifications, including FHEA or equivalent and AHCS Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist, BASES Accredited, or Certified Sports & Exercise Scientist or international equivalents are highly desirable at the point of interview. The successful postholder will be required to have attained such professional qualifications within the first three years of employment.

Applications for job share/part-time contracts are welcome.

The University has excellent transport links and is situated within an hour of the cities of Manchester and Birmingham.
Keele University values equality and diversity across our workforce and to ensuring our staff community is reflective of the diversity of our student population. The school has Athena SWAN bronze status. In support of these commitments the University welcomes applications from individuals of Black, Asian and ethnic minority backgrounds for all roles.

Please note this appointment is subject to both medical clearance by the University’s Occupational Health provider and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check.
For full post details please visit: www.keele.ac.uk/vacancies
Keele University employees wishing to apply should login to Employee Self Service and click on the ‘View current vacancies’ link.

Informal enquires are welcomed.

Please contact either Dr Anne O’Brien (Head of School) – a.v.o’brien@keele.ac.uk or Prof John Buckley (Professor of Exercise Rehabilitation) – j.p.buckley@keele.ac.uk

Interviews will be held: 5th September
Post reference: KU00003246