Lecturer, Population and Public Health

Location
Perth, Australia
Posted
03 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
17 Jul 2019
Ref
502995
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

School of Population and Global Health

  • Level B, full-time appointment on a permanent/ongoing basis
  • Salary range: 98,526 to $ 116,792 plus 17% superannuation

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the School

At The University of Western Australia, the School of Population and Global Health is a leading research, teaching and service organisation whose work influences health policies and practices. With a commitment to achieving excellence in teaching and research training, our courses are flexible and industry relevant, giving students the knowledge and skills to address pressing and emerging health issues.

The School is guided by an Advisory Board that includes high profile and influential members from both government and non-government organisations and provides high level external review and advice on the relevance and direction of major teaching, research, research translation and community engagement programs for the School.

About the opportunity

Reporting to the Head of School of Population & Global Health, Professor Colleen Fisher, you will provide unit co-ordination, academic teaching, administration, research student supervision and undertake high-level public health research.

About You

You will must be motivated to teach, contribute to the academic environment of the School of Population & Global Health generally and develop a strong research portfolio. You will hold a PhD in public health or a related discipline and have a strong research track record. You will have experience in supervising research students and/or staff, publishing high quality scholarly research papers and have a willingness to seek funding in public health or related areas. You will also demonstrate familiarity with innovative teaching methods specifically to teach public health and related areas at the undergraduate, postgraduate and/or professional levels.

Closing date: Wednesday, 17 July 2019

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button.

Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the Position Description and applicants should clearly demonstrate they meet the selection criteria.

UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion of the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2019).

The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.