Assistant Professor, Nutrition and Dietetics, Community and Public Health Nutrition Domain Lead

Gold Coast, Australia
Monday, 13 September 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 10 October 2021
HSM_ 67200591
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Full-time, fixed-term appointment for 3 years
Position reference no: HSM_ 67200591

About the position

The Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine invites applications from qualified candidates interested in joining the Nutrition and Dietetics discipline as an Assistant Professor on a full-time basis for the position of domain lead for Community and Public Health Nutrition.

The position will manage the Community and Public Health Nutrition domain of the Master of Nutrition and Dietetic Practice program. Responsibilities of the position include leading the teaching and assessment of students, engaging with placement partners to establish and supervise student’s professional placements and research internships, undertake research as well as undertake department-specific service activities aligned to the successful candidate.

About the person:

The successful candidate will be an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD) with Dietitians Australia. The candidate will also typically hold a Doctoral qualification. They will have a track record of effective teaching, learning, research and academic administration within the higher education sector. Candidates will be expected to have experience in teaching at a university level and supervision of students on professional placements in the field of Nutrition and Dietetics. Advanced Accredited Practising Dietitian (AdvAPD) recognition is desirable.

Salary details:

Bond University offers a vibrant campus 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 library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site.

Salary will be negotiated commensurate with skills and experience and be fully competitive in the Australian market. Salary packaging options are available for eligible employees.

Additional information:

Enquiries regarding this position can be directed to the Co-Head of Nutrition and Dietetics, Associate Professor Gregory Cox at

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

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.