Lecturer in Anatomy and Pathology

Location
Adelaide, Australia
Posted
13 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Oct 2018
Ref
499215
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Demonstrate a passion and capability for teaching
  • Have a strong track record for continual improvement and innovation
  • Two continuing roles are available - 1 x teaching focus 1 x teaching/research

The University of Adelaide is one of Australia's leading Group of Eight, research-intensive universities and is consistently ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world. Established in 1874, it is Australia's third oldest university with a strong reputation for preparing educated leaders and delivering research outcomes that contribute to local, national and global wellbeing.

University of Adelaide employees enjoy a range of benefits and favourable work conditions that include opportunities for career development and advancement. 

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences is one of five faculties at the University of Adelaide. Comprised of five schools and a number of disciplines, research centres and institutes, the faculty is focused on education excellence and innovative research in the health sciences.

The Adelaide Medical School encompasses the disciplines of General Practice, Anatomy and Pathology, Medical Specialities, Paediatrics and Reproductive health, Rural Health and Surgical Specialties. It is one of five schools in the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and is made up of academics, researchers and clinical titleholders.

These roles are based in the Discipline of Anatomy and Pathology teaching undergraduate courses focusing on pathophysiology, neuroscience, human biology and human gross anatomy.

Working within a high achieving team, you will need to demonstrate a passion and capability for teaching, curriculum development and course coordination with a strong track record for continual improvement and innovation.

There are two roles available, one with a teaching focus and the other a teaching/research role, please see below the qualifying factors for both these separate roles.

Salary: (Level B) $96,135 – $113,788 per annum.

Superannuation: An employer contribution of 17% may apply.

Term of position: These are full time continuing positions available immediately.

Position requirements

To be successful in the teaching focussed role you should have:

  • A PhD qualification in a relevant area.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in the preparation and delivery of lectures, tutorials, demonstrations and workshops; as well as marking and assessment activities; and a commitment to excellence in teaching
  • Course coordination of large courses (>100 students) and the management of teaching and learning resources and staffing
  • Experience in teaching undergraduate pathophysiology, neuroscience, human biology and human gross anatomy
  • Experience in the development of innovative teaching methods and curriculum
  • High level interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to professional activity.

To be successful in the teaching/research role you should have:

  • A PhD qualification in a relevant area
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in the preparation and delivery of lectures, tutorials, demonstrations and workshops; as well as marking and assessment activities; and a commitment to excellence in teaching
  • Course coordination of large courses (>100 students) and the management of teaching and learning resources and staffing
  • Experience in teaching undergraduate pathophysiology, neuroscience, human biology and human gross anatomy
  • Experience in the development of innovative teaching methods and curriculum
  • High level interpersonal, communication and organisational skills
  • A record of peer-reviewed publications at a national level
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to professional activity
  • Experience in supervising Honours and Higher Degree by Research students
  • Experience applying for competitive grants.

Please address and upload your responses to the selection criteria, qualifications and a cover letter addressing the specific role that you are applying for within the online application.

If you have any queries regarding this position, please contact Associate Professor Corinna Van Den Heuvel, email: corinna.vandenheuvel@adelaide.edu.au

https://health.adelaide.edu.au/medicine/disciplines

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Closing date: 11.55pm, 12 October 2018 

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.