Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Assistant Professor in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation

LUNEX is a young and ambitious private University of Applied Sciences (Établissement d’Enseignement Supérieur spécialisé) in Health, Exercise and Sports in Luxembourg attracting students from Europe and beyond. We offer high-quality and innovative teaching and learning in higher education and research.

We are now expanding our team and are opening applications for a full-time, tenure track position in the area of Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation.

Roles and responsibilities

The appointment will be at the rank of a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will work within an established team of academics delivering physiotherapy programmes at both undergraduate and post graduate levels to deliver and manage modules, supervise students’ projects as well as a range of academic administrative tasks, incl. supporting students in their clinical placements and activities that ensure and further develop the quality of our physiotherapy education provision. A contribution to academic governance and research at LUNEX  is also expected.

Must-have requirements

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • excellent subject expertise in the field of musculoskeletal or neurological physiotherapy and rehabilitation,
  • excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills,
  • excellent team working skills,
  • very good English language skills (as English is the language of tuition at LUNEX)
  • commitment to excellent patient care,
  • ability to engage with students,
  • commitment to continued professional development,
  • a keen desire to engage in research and evidence-based teaching,
  • the desire and ability to contribute to the evidence-base of the physiotherapy profession.
  • leadership of research and evidence of academic publications and contribution to research.

Nice-to-have requirements

  • OMPT qualification
  • French or German language skills,
  • expertise in teaching digital know-how in the context of physiotherapy,
  • experience in delivering online courses.

We offer a dynamic and stimulating work environment within an international team of experts and a competitive salary in line with qualification and experience.

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

After a pre-selection based on the application (CV and motivation letter), candidates can be invited to record a short video presentation. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview in Differdange (Luxembourg – depending on specific circumstances, an online interview could be arranged).

You can send your application to apply here until 01.05.2024.

With your application, you agree to the storage and processing of your data in accordance with our data protection regulations for applicants.

LUNEX

50, avenue du Parc des Sports / 4671 Differdange / Luxembourg

Good to know

Application for a Bachelor’s programme:
1. Fill out our Online Application Form.
2. Take part in one of our Application Days. We will invite you to attend in person.
3. After successful participation in the Application Day we will email you with your study agreement. Please print it out, sign it and then send it to LUNEX by post or by e-mail, along with the evidence documents specified in the email.

Application for a Master’s programme:
1. Fill out our Online Application Form.
2. If you have met all the prerequisites for the Master’s programme, we will email you with your study agreement. Please read it carefully, print it out and sign it.
3. In order to complete your application, please send the signed study agreement along with all other required evidence documents by post to LUNEX.

As an applicant for one of our Bachelor’s programmes, you will be invited to attend an Application Day online. A selection procedure will take place on this day to check whether you meet the necessary prerequisites for the course.

More about the Application Day

The language of instruction in all courses at LUNEX is English. You should therefore be able to speak and understand English well. You have the opportunity to participate in the Pre-Bachelor Foundation Programme and improve your English if your language skills do not meet the entrance requirements for study at Bachelor level.

We will inform you in the course of the application process which supporting documents have to be provided and when. In principle, we need the following documents for your application:

  • Copy of your personal ID
  • Copy of the highest educational and/or vocational qualification
  • Language certificate (if applicable)

Depending on the degree programme (Bachelor/Master) and your country of origin (EU/non-EU), further documents may be required. More details will be provided to you in good time.

To secure a study place, we recommend that you send us your documents as soon as possible – but at the latest two weeks before the start of your studies. If you are an applicant from outside the EU, you should note that the application process for a visa can take four to 60 days. Please make sure you give yourself plenty of time.