A postdoctoral position in Sport & Exercise Medicine is available at the Division of Sport and Exercise Medicine in the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (Tygerberg campus), Stellenbosch University.

Area of postdoctoral research:

  • Injury and illness surveillance in Paralympic athletes.
  • Other affiliated adapted sports medicine research.

The fellow will be joining an internationally renowned group of researchers pioneering health research in athletes with a disability.


  • PhD degree in the past 5 years.
  • Strong background in sports medicine, sport science, and biokinetics.
  • Physiotherapy or physical medicine and rehabilitation.
  • Experience with data management is required.

How to apply: Send a cover letter, a CV containing details of previous courses and associated grades, and the email addresses of 3 references to Mrs. Lind Deck at Imdeck@sunac.za by 30 April 2024.