Call out to Members to apply for BASES Division Committee positions

26th September 2019

We are inviting members to apply for the following positions within the BASES five Division Committees:

  1. Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour
  2. Physiology and Nutrition
  3. Physical Activity for Health
  4. Psychology
  5. Sport and Performance

You can apply for more than one position. However, you can hold only one position at any one time. Five CPD credits are available for members of a Division.

Division of Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour

  • CPD Representative 
  • Student Representative

Division of Physiology and Nutrition

  • CPD Representative
  • Membership Services Representative
  • Student Representative

Division of Physical Activity for Health

  • Student Representative

Division of Psychology

  • Membership Services Representative
  • Student Representative

Division of Sport and Performance

  • Deputy Chair
  • Student Representative

Appointments to the BASES Divisions

Competency based recruitment and selection processes will be used. Members are asked to demonstrate competencies on an application form. The BASES Appointments and Remuneration Committee is responsible for appointments.

  • Deputy Chair.Is responsible for supporting the Chair and deputising when the Chair is absent. Responsible for co-ordination and administration (taking meeting minutes) of the Division.
  • CPD Representative. Is responsible for organising at least two quality workshops and webinars each year and providing a varied calendar of CPD opportunities for Division members.
  • Membership Services Representative. Is responsible for maintaining and enhancing member benefits and services, and leading initiatives to drive membership recruitment and retention.
  • Student Representative. Is responsible for advising the Board and BASES staff on issues that affect student members. Help to develop membership services and benefits tailored specifically for student members and support the growth of student members through student-focused initiatives.


Division meetings are normally once a year. Additional deliberations may be conducted via e-mail between meetings, as required.

Term of Office:

All officers shall normally hold post for a two year period.

Financial Policies:

  • Service on the Divisions is non-remunerative.
  • Travel and meeting expenses for Committee members are reimbursed according to the policies and procedures of BASES.

To Apply:

Please look at the required Competencies and e-mail your completed Application Form to by Friday 6 December 2019


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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