Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Clinical Dentistry

Orange, Australia
16 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Work in modern world class facilities
  • Develop highly sought after graduates
  • Leadership opportunity and relocation assistance available

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time (Part time arrangements considered)
  • AU$96,178 to AU$135,637 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Orange

An exciting opportunity exists to join our highly regarded Dental Science discipline responsible for producing job ready graduates and preparing professionals to practice in metropolitan, rural and regional community settings.

Help students develop their hand skills in the Universitys state-of-the-art simulation clinic, dental technology/ clinical support laboratory, biodental science learning suite and anatomy teaching facilities.

Actively contribute to teaching, research and curriculum development, teaching a range of clinical dentistry and health promotion subjects. The successful candidate will also have an opportunity to develop and progress an active research profile aligned to the strategic direction of the School.

Orange is a major regional centre located less than 3.5 hours drive from Sydney. A popular tourist destination known for its food, wine and arts festivals, affordable housing, shorter commute times and a regional airport boasting regular flights to Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne, makes this the perfect city to embrace a tree change to live and work in regional NSW.

To be successful you will have:

  • A qualification relevant to the discipline appropriate to the level being applied for
  • Eligibility for full or limited registration as a dentist with Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA), which may refer to a primary dental qualification obtained from Australia, Britain, Canada or New Zealand or an Australian Dental Council (ADC) Certificate
  • Relevant clinical experience in Australia, Britain, Canada or New Zealand
  • Evidence of the delivery of high quality student centred learning and teaching in clinical dentistry and/ or health promotion
  • A record of research activity relevant to the discipline and the level being applied for

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 Dentistry and Health Sciences is a multi-campus, academic unit. The School offers a suite of undergraduate and postgraduate courses both onshore and offshore in a range of health disciplines including: dentistry, oral health therapy and medical radiation science.

The School is committed to enhancing its reputation as a high performing multidisciplinary unit and seeks academics focused on providing quality education and being actively involved in the development of health professional education and health based research programs that complement these courses.

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 Frank Marino | Head, School of Dentistry and Health Sciences | Email: HOS-SDHS@csu.edu.au | Ph: (02) 6365 7251

Closing Date: 11pm, 14 October 2019