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11-12-2006, 10:26 PM

We have a vacancy for a JL in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics here in the University of Limerick in Ireland. The level of post is equivalent to Assistant Professor in the US or L1 in the UK.

The official text of the advert is below; if you have any queries you can also contact me using the details below.

Regards Ross

Ross Anderson PhD MSc
Biomechanics Research Unit &
Sport & Exercise Sciences
College of Science
University of Limerick
Office +353 (0) 61 202810
Mobile +353 (0) 86 8500833
Fax +353 (0) 865 8500833

Junior Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics

Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences

College of Science

University of Limerick, Ireland

Applications are invited for the position of Junior Lecturer in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics (30 month contract post), within the Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of students on the B.Sc. in Sport and Exercise Sciences, the B.Sc. Physical Education and other programmes supported by the Department. The appointed person would be expected to be able to contribute to the research output of the Biomechanics Research Unit within the Department. Proven experience in research publication, research supervision and research grant income generation will be an advantage. A good degree in Sports Science, Physical Education, Health or another relevant discipline and a Postgraduate Degree in Biomechanics or a related area is essential. Preference will be given to candidates who have completed a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline. Applicants should provide in their application details of their specific research and teaching expertise in biomechanics.

Salary Scale: €39,911 -- €49,924 p.a.

Informal enquiries may be directed to Dr. Drew Harrison, Head of Department,

Tel: +353 61 202809, Email: drew.harrison@ul.ie

Department information is available at www.ul.ie/~pess/

Further information for applicants and application material is available from:

Human Resources -- Email: hr@ul.ie -- Web: http://www.ul.ie/hrvacancies/

Please note your application must include:

* A letter/email of introduction indicating how you meet the criteria outlined in the advertisement and/or information for applicants.
* A completed University of Limerick Application Form.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 1st December, 2006.

Applications must be submitted using the appropriate University application

before 5pm on the closing date.

Applications are welcome from suitably qualified female and male candidates.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and committed to selection on merit.