Lecturer in Gymnastics and Dance (Physical Education and Sports Science Academic Group)

  • The Physical Education and Sports Science Academic Group (PESS) at the National Institute of Education in Singapore offers programmes in teacher education specialising in physical education. PESS prides itself on its international faculty with a diverse and wide-ranging expertise. We are committed to educating our students to be independent, critical and creative thinkers, as well as well-prepared practitioners in the fields of physical education, sports science, sports studies, sports management and sports pedagogy. We provide up-to-date theoretical and practical knowledge and aim to inspire, lead and motivate the youth of our future. Faculty members have access to state-of-the art sports science laboratories and fully-equipped sports facilities.

    The Physical Education and Sports Science Academic Group invites suitably qualified applicants to apply for lecturer faculty positions in gymnastics and dance.

  • The successful candidates should satisfy the following criteria:

    • A Master degree in physical education or related areas
    • Teaching or coaching experience in gymnastics and dance, particularly in school settings
    • Teaching experience at tertiary level is an advantage
    • Evidence of very good feedback on teaching
  • The successful applicant is expected to be engaged in teaching academic and practical courses, supervision of teaching practicum and student projects, some associated research, and some administrative work.

  • Please complete and send the prescribed Application Form for Academic Positions, together with your detailed curriculum vitae, which should include competence and experience in teaching academic and practical PE areas, areas of research interest, list of publications and names and addresses, a letter of application indicating in what ways you meet the criteria for the post, email addresses or fax numbers of three academic referees to:

    Head, Human Resource Department
    National Institute of Education 
    Nanyang Technological University 
    1 Nanyang Walk Singapore 637616
    Tel: (65) 6790 3098 
    Fax: (65) 6896 9360 


    Note to applicants
    We regret that only successful candidates will be notified (via email).

  • The closing date for all applications is 25 Nov 2017. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
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    Preliminary communication can be directed to Associate Professor G. Balasekaran, Head of Physical Education and Sports Science Group.