SENIOR LECTURER IN SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY

Department/Faculty
Physical Education, Health and Recreation
Closing Date
Thu, 5 Dec. 2019

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION, HEALTH & RECREATION

VACANCY NO: FE/ PE 4/ 2019: SENIOR LECTURER IN SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY

Duties: The successful candidate is expected to; (i) teach Sports Psychology courses at Undergraduate and Graduate levels and supervise research, dissertations and practicum; (ii) participate in all academic and professional activities of the Department including research and curriculum review; (iii) teach practical physical education classes; (iv) carry out any other duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department.  

Requirements: Applicants should have; (i) at least a Masters’ Degree in Sports Psychology or related discipline; (ii) a Bachelors’ Degree in Physical Education or related discipline with at least a 2(i) pass / GPA of at least 3.6; (iii) at least 3 years of teaching experience at a university or comparable institution; (iv) a good and sustained record of relevant research and publications with at least 6 publications; 4 of which are peer reviewed journal articles; (v) lead and/or single author in at least 2 refereed journal articles or book chapters. Applicants should show evidence of engagement in service; (vii) a relevant PhD and demonstration of effective academic leadership will be added advantages.

The curriculum vitae (CV) should contain a detailed list of publications; clearly specifying titles of publications, dates published, name(s) of publishers and name(s) of co-authors if any. Publications should be categorized into: books, monographs, refereed and non-refereed journals, chapters in books, etc.

Remuneration: The University offers competitive salaries and benefits commensurate with experience and qualifications.

How to Apply: Signed Letters of applications are to address the stated qualifications and provide any other information to assist the University to determine your suitability for the position. Applicants  should indicate clearly the position applied for, quote the vacancy numbers; provide current CVs which must include  contact information (telephone/mobile numbers, email address, postal address and fax number), certified copies of educational certificates, transcripts and THREE (3)  reference letters to: The HR Manager, Faculty of Education, University of Botswana, Private Bag UB 00702, Gaborone-Botswana or E-mail: Educaio@mopipi.ub.bw. Telephone: (267) 355 2840; Fax (267) 318 5096.

Please note that applications with incomplete information shall not be acknowledged.

Hand delivered applications should be submitted to Office No 111 and or 104 at Block 231.