Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Small Animal Medicine

Wagga Wagga, Australia
Tuesday, 6 July 2021
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 4 August 2021
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Apply your small companion animal clinical skills
  • Work with state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment
  • Leadership opportunity with access to relocation support

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $97,910 to $158,769 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

We are currently seeking applications from an experienced small companion animal clinician and/ or educator to join a dynamic team focused on the delivery of excellence in teaching and clinical veterinary services.

This position would ideally suit a veterinarian with specialist qualifications, or individuals who can demonstrate clinical and/or teaching experience. Willingness to engage with communities and the veterinary profession are also important. An interest in developing an active research portfolio could also be pursued.

The successful candidate may be appointed to either a teaching professional or a teaching research work function with an expectation to commence in January 2022 or by negotiation.

To be successful you will have:

  • A relevant qualification or equivalent experience, accreditation and standing appropriate for 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
  • Ability to provide leadership, as appropriate for the level being applied for, in the small companion animal discipline, in the scholarship of learning and teaching and/or research.

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.

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.

Charles Sturt University 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. This is demonstrated through our Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice Citation and our Athena SWAN Bronze Institutional Award. Charles Sturt is also a participating member in the Australian Workplace Equality Index. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQA+; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

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, 4 August 2021