Associate Professor/Professor in Biomedical Science

Armidale, Australia
$139,174 to $178,936 per annum
19 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Science, Agriculture, Business and Law

School of Science and Technology

  • Continuing, full-time position
  • $139,174 to $153,205 per annum (Level D)
    $178,936 per annum (Level E)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation.  Salary packaging options are available.
  • Relocation assistance provided
  • Applicants must have ongoing full time work rights (UNE will not provide sponsorship for this position)

The Faculty of Science, Agriculture, Business and Law encompasses Pure and Applied Sciences, Biomedical and Exercise Sciences, Agricultural Science, Environmental Science, Accounting, Agribusiness, Economics, Marketing, Management, Finance and Law.

We have a number of continuing and fixed term Academic positions in the Schools of Law, Science & Technology and the UNE Business School, required to meet our growing student numbers and to contribute to our excellence in research.

The School of Science and Technology comprises subject disciplines including Biomedical Science, Chemistry, Physics and Electronics, Mathematics, Exercise and Sport Science, Statistics and Computer Science. The School conducts teaching and research through an exciting range of undergraduate, honours, and postgraduate courses and research degrees by dissertation within these disciplines. These courses are offered via on campus and flexible online education modes. Additionally, the research performance of a number of the School’s disciplines was assessed at 'well above world standard' in the 2015 ERA ratings for research excellence.  

The School of Science and Technology is seeking a highly motivated Associate Professor/Professor in Biomedical Science to join our Biomedical Science Discipline which offers flexible, innovative and relevant content into a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs including Science, Disability, Medicine and Nursing.

About the role

Within this role you will provide leadership to the discipline, be active in research and attracting external funding and take a key role in the continued development of the Biomedical science, Neuroscience and/or Disability programs.   

Skills & Experience

The successful appointee for this position will have a strong background in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, including curriculum design and review and have extensive experience in supervision of higher degree research students.  Applicants will also have an outstanding record in attracting external funding and research publication as well as extensive academic and administrative leadership experience and effective engagement with government, industry and community partners.

Additional information

To discuss this role please contact Associate Professor Linda Agnew, Head of School, School of Science and Technology:  phone: 02 6773 3118 or email:  To find out more about the School visit:

Closing Date:   11 November 2018

Reference No:   218228

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in the position statement, in your application.

About UNE

The University of New England in Armidale is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation.  We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights.  You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property. To find out more, visit: and/or

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.