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Create a better future
Loughborough University is a great place to work. We're proud of our welcoming, dynamic and successful academic community. Ranked in the top-ten in UK league tables, we are currently shortlisted for the Times Higher University of the Year award for 2022, for our community’s response to the world’s challenges.
We work to create better futures, aided by an inter-disciplinary academic approach, characterised by strong partnerships, and underpinned by a sense of purpose and confidence.
Now is an exciting time to join us. Whether you're at the start of your career or looking to take the next step, Loughborough is an amazing place for you to develop your better future.
The University is dedicated to supporting an equitable, diverse, and inclusive environment. The diverse backgrounds, characteristics and opinions within our community are our great strength and are key to our pursuit of delivering educational excellence, enterprise, research and professional services. We welcome applications from people from diverse backgrounds and minoritised groups as they are currently under-represented within our community.
Internationally recognised for its contribution to the study of sport, exercise and health, the School has wide-ranging expertise, encompassing such diverse areas as biomechanics, medicine, molecular and cellular biology, nutrition, pedagogy, psychology, physiology, sociology, economics and sport management.
We are looking to appoint excellent and inspiring academics from all disciplines whose research and innovation applies to sport, exercise or health sciences. We are particularly interested in people whose work aligns with to the following areas of strategic interest for the School: Sport Sustainability; Rehabilitation; Gender Identity.
We are also keen to hear from sport and health practitioners with an excellent research profile who are interested in working as an academic alongside their practise.
The School embraces dynamic working and welcomes applications from people who wish to work full or part time. There is the opportunity for staff to work in offices in both London and Loughborough.
Successful candidates will have a record of academic excellence which is contributing to the furtherance of knowledge in their discipline, and which is recognised by a growing international reputation. Candidates must also have a PhD or equivalent experience and be able to demonstrate a clear trajectory towards achievement at a higher academic level.
Opportunities are available at Professor, Reader, Senior Lecturer and Lecturer levels.
Find out more about the academic opportunities we have on offer in the discipline areas within the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences on our dedicated website.
Closing date for applications: Sunday 27th November 2022
A copy of the generic job description for the position of Senior Lecturer is available here.
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