Assistant Professor, Clinical Practice
About the position
Situated within the Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine, the Bond University Medical Program is comprised of two sequential degrees, the Bachelor of Medical Studies and the Doctor of Medicine. The program has full accreditation with the Australian Medical Council and places a strong emphasis on the quality of student experience. The Quality Indicators of Learning and Teaching (QILT) rankings have listed Bond University Medicine number 1 in Australia for student satisfaction with teaching quality, student support and skill development.
To support continued strength in student experience, a number of key academic positions are now available. Across a range of disciplines, these positions provide ideal opportunities for individuals with capacity to promote a culture of excellence in medical education and research.
With the leadership of senior academic staff, the successful candidate will contribute to development of curriculum resources, assessment items and delivery of content within the Practitioner Domain of the Medical Program. The major focus will be within the pre-clinical years (Bachelor of Medical Studies) component of the Medical Program but may also extend into the clinical component (MD) as required.
These appointments will be expected to work in partnership with the existing Clinical Practice Domain team and other Medical Program staff to coordinate teaching of clinical skills within the program and ensure continued development of curriculum in this area. They will also contribute to research and/or scholarship in relevant areas in collaboration with existing in the faculty.
About the person:
The successful candidates will have a qualification equivalent to an Australian medical degree and be registered or eligible for registration as a medical practitioner in Australia. A PhD qualification in a relevant field is desirable however exceptions to degree requirements may be made for individuals with extraordinary professional competence and industry or clinical skills and experience.
You will have a track record of effective teaching and academic administration of clinical skills within a medical education context and a developing track record of relevant research/scholarship. High order communication skills, and the ability to work in teams with academics from multiple disciplines is required.
Bond University offers vibrant campuses with state-of-the-art facilities in a picturesque location, as well as a range of tangible benefits including (but not limited to) competitive remuneration, bus services to the door, available car parking, use of the main campus library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site at main campus.
The salary range for these positions are $119, 681 - $141, 945 plus 9.5% superannuation, commensurate with skills and experience. Salary packaging options are available for eligible employees.
Enquiries regarding this exciting opportunity can be directed to the Dean of Medicine, Professor Kirsty Forrest at HSMMedDean@bond.edu.au.
Application and submission details:
For further details regarding this appointment please reference the position description and selection criteria.
Applications will be submitted online via the Careers at Bond University candidate portal. Please follow the 'How to apply' instructions provided. All candidates will be required to register prior to submitting an application
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Applicants must have current work rights in Australia at the time of application. This status will be verified as part of the recruitment process.
Conditions of employment for this position are offered under a Bond Employment Contract (BEC)
Bond University is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage our students and staff to respect individuality and diversity. In line with Bond University’s values, people from diverse backgrounds, women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people who identify as LGBTIQ+, and people with a disability are encouraged to apply for positions at the University.