Senior Lecturer to Professor, Curtin Medical School

Perth, Australia
15 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
29 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Teaching Academic (Clinical Professional) or Teaching and Research Academic

5 years, fixed term, part time.
$121,829 - $188,736 (ALC-ALE) plus applicable Superannuation, and market loading by negotiation.

Curtin University is ranked in the top 1% universities worldwide (ARWU 2018 and QS World University Rankings 2019), and is placed 20th in the world for universities less than 50 years old (QS Top 50 Under 50 2019). Curtin is WA’s most preferred university, with highly engaged industry-facing partners. A major global player, with well-integrated campuses in Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius and Dubai.

Established in 2017, the Curtin Medical School, which is part of the Faculty of Health Sciences, brings together multidisciplinary teaching, research and development expertise, and offers the only undergraduate medical degree in Western Australia. The curriculum clinical placement program is driven by a future focused approach to medicine and aligns with the School’s emphasis on medically undeserved populations in rural, remote and outer metropolitan locations in Western Australia.

Your new role

The Curtin Medical School invites applications from eligible candidates, for new positions within the School, based at the Bentley campus. The University may make more than one part-time appointment. The level of appointment is negotiable depending on qualifications and skills. In the early years of its establishment Curtin Medical School has focused on providing innovation and excellence in teaching.  As a teaching academic staff member, you will coordinate the development of written exams and OSCEs in the later years of the course, as well as assisting with the development of the curriculum.  Over time the School will also be working to establish its research focus and build its research capacity. 

Applications from teaching and research academics, as well as teaching focused academics would therefore be welcome.

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You will bring to the role

  • A registerable medical qualification and proven teaching skills with experience in medical education;
  • Experience in writing/developing written and practical assessments for medical students;
  • Proven interpersonal skills;
  • Experience in teaching medical students in classroom/clinical settings;
  • Current engagement in clinical research (desirable).

What we offer you

Curtin Medical School and the Faculty of Health Sciences offers an exciting career path including:

  • The opportunity to be part of a new and emerging Medical School;
  • Innovative work that will make real-world health differences;
  • Interactions with and learnings from industry, government and academic partners.

For details of Curtin’s employee benefits please visit

What we need from you

Curtin University does not require you to address the selection criteria, however please include in your cover letter details of your teaching, assessment and research experience.

Applications close: 5.00 pm, Monday, 29th April 2019.

How to Apply: To be considered for the role, please apply via

Valuing Diversity and Inclusion

At Curtin, we are committed to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander reconciliation, diversity and social justice and aim to create an inclusive environment where our staff and students are valued and inspired. This includes a supportive recruitment process should you require any access assistance.  

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Contact details

To apply complete the application form below, or for more information contact:

Professor William Hart, Dean of Curtin Medical School

Phone:  08 9266 5240



Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time.

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