Assistant Professor, Clinical Practice

Gold Coast, Australia
Monday, 22 November 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 12 December 2021
HSM_ 67210884
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine
Full-time or Part-time, fixed term appointments for 1 year (Multiple Opportunities)
Position reference no: HSM_ 67210884

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.

This is a teaching - focussed position, which provides an ideal opportunity for an individual 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.  

The successful candidate 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.

About the person:

Candidates will have current registration or be eligible to be registered as a healthcare professional with AHPRA. They will have a track record of effective teaching and a developing track record of relevant scholarship or research. They will have high order communication skills and the ability to work in teams with academics from multiple disciplines.

Salary details:

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.

Th full time salary for this position is $119 681 plus 10% superannuation and will be commensurate with skills and experience. Salary packaging options are available for eligible employees.

Additional information:

Enquiries regarding this exciting opportunity can be directed to the Clinical Practice Domain Lead, Assistant Professor Melanie Forbes 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.