Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Exercise as Preventive Medicine/Exercise Rehabilitation

Wollongong, Australia
06 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full time appointment (5 years)

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH) is committed to quality outcomes delivered via a sustainable model where development and innovation are key elements. The SMAH Faculty is one of five at UOW, and incorporates the Schools of Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Earth and Environmental Science, Nursing, and the School of Medicine.

The School of Medicine is composed of four disciplines:

  1. Medical and Exercise Science,
  2. Nutrition and Dietetics,
  3. Graduate Medicine and
  4. Indigenous Health. This structure provides opportunities for cross-disciplinary research and teaching.

The Discipline of Medical Health and Exercise at the University of Wollongong (UOW) is committed to an alignment with the UOW Health and Well-being Strategy and the School of Medicine Research Strategy in the areas of ‘Exercise as Medicine’ and ‘Functionality and Physical Health’. To further strengthen this alignment, we are seeking a dynamic, highly motivated person who can deliver quality teaching in the areas of Exercise as Preventive Medicine and/or Rehabilitation through Exercise (clinical exercise physiology) and conduct independent, high impact research in a related field.

This position is expected to assist in the management of an exercise and rehabilitation clinic for healthy and clinical populations and oversee student placements (clinical and non-clinical) as part of our accredited Exercise Science and Exercise Science and Rehabilitation undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Associate Professor Paul Stapley on + 61 2 4239 2514 or email 

The University of Wollongong is committed to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion. We value and acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of attracting and retaining talent in our workforce. The creation of a diverse and inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential, enhance our success and achieving our vision of being in the Top 1% of universities globally.

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 17/10/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $77,470 - $113,353 + 17% Superannuation
Reference Number: 181287
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
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