Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Clinical Biochemistry

Melbourne, Australia
26 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2018
Chris Wong
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Full-Time, Continuing Position
  • Bundoora Campus Location
  • $94,671 - $133,726 p.a. + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences comprises three Academic Clusters (Allied Health, Applied Health, and Biomedical Sciences). We undertake teaching and research across ten disciplines: Chinese Medicine, Chiropractic, Exercise Science, Human Biosciences, Laboratory Medicine, Medical Radiations, Nursing, Osteopathy, Pharmacy and Psychology.

In the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject, RMIT is 11th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 26th in the world (fourth highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment. We are also among the world's top 100 universities in Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies).

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role and Responsibilities

As a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, you will make a significant contribution to the teaching, scholarship, research and industry engagement efforts of the School in the field of Clinical Biochemistry. You will provide leadership to the Clinical Biochemistry teaching and research of the Laboratory Medicine Discipline, make significant contributions to the delivery of taught programs and may be responsible for program management. You will be actively involved in the industry and you will nurture and develop significant industry links within the field of Clinical Biochemistry and within the wider diagnostic laboratory community of practice.

Applicants with lesser Clinical Biochemistry experience may be considered for a Lecturer position.

Skills & Experience Required

As the Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, you will have demonstrated or have transferable equivalent experience coordinating, preparing and delivering large programs at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. You will also have extensive experience in research/scholarship/industry leadership with the ability to build and develop collaborative teams, mentor academic staff to deliver high quality outcomes, attract and secure external research funding/relevant industry links to sustain academic effort and the ability to manage funded projects.

In addition as a Senior Lecturer you will have 8 years' diagnostic laboratory experience and have evidence of engagement with continuing professional development and preferably, a postgraduate professional qualification in Clinical Biochemistry.

To Apply

For further information please contact Dr Cindy O'Malley on +61 3 9925 7590 or to view a position description visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 568245

Applications close on Sunday 25th November.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.

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