Call to Action: Expressions of interest - BASES Division Chair (x3)

6th July 2020

Three BASES Division Chairs (Dr Adam Grainger (Sport & Performance), Assoc Prof Adam Hawkey FBASES (Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour) and Prof Zoe Knowles FBASES (Psychology)) will all finish their current terms after the November 2020 Board meeting.

We would like to thank all three for their hard work for BASES and for their Divisions over their tenures.

We are now going to open advert to recruit three new Division Chairs, all of whom will start their term from the end of November 2020.

If you are interested in applying for the roles, the job description can be found here and the application form can be found here.

Interested candidates are to electronically submit their Division Chair application form (in Word format) to by Friday 21 August 2020.The Appointments and Remuneration Committee will then review all applications. The successful candidates will be announced in September 2020 and will take up post after the November 2020 Board meeting.

If any prospective applicant would like a confidential chat, please contact Ian Wilson, BASES Executive Director (


BASES stands for the British Association of Sport and Exercise Sciences. BASES is the professional body for sport and exercise sciences in the UK.

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