Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor in Ruminant Production

6 days left

Location
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Posted
24 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
21 Nov 2018
Ref
492690
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Varied and challenging role as part of a motivated and collaborative team
  • Great rural location in the picturesque NSW regional city of Wagga Wagga
  • Relocation allowance is available to the successful applicant and dependent family

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $94,478 to $179,048 pa (plus Super)
  • Wagga Wagga

As an academic in Ruminant Production you will be expected to contribute to teaching in the veterinary undergraduate program and other courses delivered by the School. The role includes expectations of research productivity, supervision of research students, as appropriate, and a broad engagement with livestock industries. Administrative activities within the School and Faculty are also required.

To be successful you will have:

  • Relevant qualification/s and experience in Ruminant Production or related area and understanding of trends and issues in the livestock industry
  • Record of academic achievement/research relevant to Ruminant Health or related area
  • Demonstrated experience delivery high quality learning and teaching
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills including leadership in an academic setting

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides courses in animal science, equine science, veterinary science and veterinary technology and has a strong research reputation with expanding numbers of higher research degree students.

The School has a substantial infrastructure of a very high standard for veterinary training including a Veterinary Clinical Centre, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Small Animal Clinic and Equine Centre.

Located in Wagga Wagga, you will be based in one of NSW's most liveable regional cities. Wagga offers a great lifestyle and range of family orientated facilities, including many schools, a diverse range of sporting and cultural opportunities and a specialist medical precinct, with great accessibility to major cities, including Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra and the Victorian snowfields.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Professor Bruce Allworth | Professor in Livestock Systems | ballworth@csu.edu.au | mb: 0427 369 233

Closing Date: 11 pm, 21 November 2018

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