Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy (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 PESS Academic Group invites suitably qualified applicants to apply for Assistant Professor/Associate Professor faculty positions in physical education and sport pedagogy.

  • The successful candidates should satisfy the following criteria:

    1. A PhD in physical education and sport pedagogy
    2. A strong record of research and publications in related areas. 
    3. Teaching experience in physical education and sport pedagogy and related modules is required.
    4. Qualification in teaching of physical education at school level is an advantage.
    5. Evidence of very good feedback on tertiary teaching, including supervision of graduate students. 
    6. Leadership in research management (e.g., research grants received) and experience in curriculum development.
  • The successful applicants are expected to be engaged in teaching in academic and activity courses (e.g. track and field, tennis, and badminton), teaching supervision, associated research, graduate supervision, 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, areas of research interest, list of publications and grants, names and addresses of referees, and a letter of application indicating in what ways you meet the criteria for the post 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 

  • The closing date for all applications is 17 August 2018. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.