Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Digital Anatomy

Hawthorn, Australia
12 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Academic Level B/C, $94,910 – $133,313 plus 17% super
  • Focused on high-quality teaching and active engagement with industry and community
  • Full-time, ongoing, Hawthorn location

The development of cutting edge technology to deliver anatomy teaching is occurring at Swinburne, and this is an exciting opportunity to be part of a world first development in anatomy teaching!

About Swinburne

Swinburne delivers excellence in teaching and research in science, technology, business, law, design and innovation. As a multi-sector provider, there are opportunities to apply for jobs in higher education, vocational education and pathways. Or you can work in professional services to support the delivery of quality education. Find jobs in marketing and communications, customer service, information technology, finance, human resources and administration. 

About the job

As a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Digital Anatomy, you will be focused on providing strong and energetic leadership in research and teaching in the Department of Health and Medical Science at Swinburne University. 

The successful candidate will have expertise in Human Anatomy, digital education and will lead and contribute to the development, delivery of curriculum and research in human anatomy for both the Bachelor of Health Science as well as supporting postgraduate entry-level professional courses in the Department of Health Professions.

Swinburne University is delivering our anatomy curriculum through a number of different media; including face to face, online, and using virtual and augmented reality systems.

You will be expected to function as a member of both discipline-based and interdisciplinary teams in order to help the faculty to achieve its objectives. The incumbent will be expected to carry out appropriate activities that will maintain and develop their scholarly, research and/or professional expertise.

About you

To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • A doctoral qualification in Human Anatomy or a closely related discipline
  • Demonstrated excellence in and commitment to innovative education, including blended learning formats, online teaching and the use of a variety of visual formats
  • Advanced knowledge in one or more areas of Human Anatomy. A background in one or more of regional, functional, clinical or neuroanatomy, together with an ability to cover general anatomy.
  • Interest in virtual/augmented reality (highly desirable)

A full list of the selection criteria is available within the respective position description for Academic Level B and Academic Level C


To find out more about the extensive benefits offered to Swinburne employees please visit:


Some of excellent benefits include:

  • Participate in regular staff and management development programs
  • Onsite health services
  • Private health insurance discounts
  • Salary package your car parking, superannuation and vehicle lease plans. It can help you get the most value from what you earn. 

Further information and how to apply

The diverse culture within Swinburne is a source of strength. We are proud to be recognised by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality 2018 and of key initiatives such as our Pride@Swinburne Strategic Action Plan and our Reconciliation Action Plan which are integral components of our 2025 vision to be world class university creating social and economic impact through science, technology and innovation. Swinburne has also received the Victorian “High Commendation” Multicultural Excellence Award (Business Category).

To view the position description or to start an application click on 'apply' at the bottom of this page and submit a resume, cover letter and response to the Key Selection Criteria, as listed in the Position Description.

A full list of the selection criteria is available within the respective position description for Academic Level B and Academic Level C

Please do not email or send paper applications, all applications must be submitted online.

For further information about the position, please contact Rachael McDonald Chair of Department of Health and Medical Sciences via email on rachaelmcdonald@swin.edu.au.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Recruitment team on staffrecruitment@swin.edu.au 

Should you require further support for an interview due to special needs or consideration, please contact our Diversity Consultant, Dr. Walter Robles, on inclusion@swin.edu.au, or our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Employment Officer, Sherrin Trautmann on DeadlyCareers@swin.edu.au.

Applications close at 5 pm, Thursday 19th October 2018.

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