Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Practice

Wagga Wagga, Australia
Friday, 11 October 2019
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 10 November 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time
  • World class teaching, research and clinical facilities
  • Expand professional opportunities and develop highly sought after graduates
  • Leadership opportunity with access to relocation assistance

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • AU$96,178 to AU$135,637 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

We are currently seeking an experienced Veterinarian in clinical practice to make a substantial contribution to the undergraduate teaching needs in the Veterinary, and Veterinary Technology courses.

Make a meaningful difference by helping to shape the attitudes, behaviour and professional experience of our students studying veterinary education, to ready them for graduate employment post degree. The successful candidate will also have an opportunity to develop and progress an active research profile aligned to the strategic direction of the School and to provide academic leadership in administration.

Wagga Wagga is the largest regional city located within NSW. A popular tourist destination known for its stunning landscapes, period architecture, affordable housing, shorter commute times and a vibrant arts scene makes this the perfect city to embrace a tree change to live and work in regional NSW.

To be successful you will have:

  • A relevant qualification or equivalent experience, accreditation and standing appropriate at the level being applied for
  • Eligibility for registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Board of NSW
  • Evidence of the delivery of high quality student centred learning and teaching
  • A record of research relevant to the discipline area
  • Ability to provide leadership in the discipline in the scholarship of teaching and/or research and/or professional activity.

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides courses in animal science, equine science, veterinary science and veterinary technology and has a strong research reputation with expanding numbers of higher research degree students.

The School has a substantial infrastructure of a very high standard for veterinary training including a Veterinary Clinical Centre, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Small Animal Clinic and Equine Centre.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Associate Professor Rob Woodgate | Head, School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences | savshos@csu.edu.au | Ph: 02 6933 4905

Closing Date: 11 pm, 10 November 2019