Te Huataki Waiora School of Health
Ngā kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role
Have a real impact by being a part of this exciting opportunity to shape the development and delivery of our Sport and Human Performance Science degrees. You will participate in undergraduate teaching, through conducting lectures to large student cohorts, as well as small group workshops, laboratories and seminars. You will also supervise honours, graduate and postgraduate students, as well as student work integrated learning experiences, as required.
While we invite applications from all sub-disciplines within Human Performance Science, we particularly welcome applicants, with the ability to build interdisciplinary collaborations with staff who contribute to the Human Performance Science, Sport Development and Coaching, and Healthy Active Living majors. This role will further maintain quality research and contribute to knowledge development through scholarship and publication. For more information about our Sport and Human Performance Science programmes: https://www.waikato.ac.nz/study/campaigns/sport-and-human-performance
Salary will be in the range of $95,616 to $100,551 per year based on skills, knowledge and experience brought to the position.
For more information on the role please see the position description or for a confidential conversation about the role, please contact Professor Jo Lane, Dean, Te Huataki Waoira School of Health at [email protected]
Ko wai koe? – Who are you?
You will hold a PhD in a discipline relevant to Human Performance Science, and thrive in a higher education environment where you enjoy teaching, providing postgraduate supervision as well as maintaining and developing original scholarship and research activities. You will possess a research profile relevant to the field of Sport and Human Performance Science.
Ko wai mātou? – Who are we?
Te Huataki Waiora School of Health is passionate about research and teaching that leads to better and fairer health outcomes in Aotearoa, so that everyone thrives. The School combines an understanding of sport and human movement, with expertise in mental and physical health, Western knowledge and mātauranga Māori, for a more positive and integrated approach to health.
As a School, we are in a strong growth phase, with additional taught programmes and research activities being established in close collaboration with external stakeholders. This appointment is a part of an overall investment into Human Performance Science at the University of Waikato, including an upgrade of teaching and research facilities.
He aha ngā take me tono mai ai koe? – Why should you apply for this position?
We want you to be part of our success! Our University stands proudly on the world stage as a provider of future-focused, international education and an active player in global research. Our rankings reflect these strengths. Working with us means you’ll enjoy a satisfying work environment with many benefits
Overseas applicants need to meet the NZ Immigration requirements which can be found on their website: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/
Ko te Tangata – For the People
The University of Waikato prides itself on the quality of its engagement with the communities that it serves, the provision of a world-class education and the national and international impact of its research. Our policies are guided by the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi and equal opportunity for all. We encourage applicants with the relevant capabilities from all backgrounds to apply