MD Research Lecturer

Location
Sydney, Australia
Posted
08 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Nov 2019
Ref
2382/1119
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part Time
  • Join the University of Sydney and play a key role in the Sydney Medical Program as an MD Research Lecturer
  • Located at the University of Sydney, Education Office, Sydney Medical School, Camperdown Campus
  • Fixed term part-time until 31 December 2020, remuneration package of $108K-$128K p.a pro rata and up to 17% superannuation.

About the opportunity 

We are in a period of exciting and significant investment in our Faculty of Medicine and Health and in order to deliver on the University’s ambitious strategic plan, we are looking for an MD Research Lecturer to join the Sydney Medical School. As a MD Research Lecturer you will have a strong background in research enabling you to supervise students in key research projects.

This position reporting into Associate Professor David Bowen is being offered as a part time 0.5 FTE which can be divided over 3 days or 5 days and is fixed term until Dec 2020.

About you

The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for an MD Research Lecturer who meets the below criteria:

  • PhD in an a medical and/or academic field relevant to the discipline or other higher professional qualifications appropriate to the discipline
  • demonstrated teaching experience in a public health or biomedical scientist environment
  • deep and broad experience in research

About us

Each year at the Sydney Medical School we teach more than 2000 undergraduate students across science, medical science and health science. Another 1200 are enrolled in our specialist graduate medical program, with more than 1100 training to become postgraduate researchers.

Our research is focused on both discovery and translating discoveries into improved healthcare, with major programs of research into diseases and health challenges of national and international significance. 

Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth. We’re Australia's first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 7600 academic and non-academic staff who support over 60,000 students.

We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth. We’re Australia's first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 7600 academic and non-academic staff who support over 60,000 students.

We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

How to apply

For more information on the position and University, please view the position description available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website. Visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment and search by the reference number 2382/1119F to apply.

Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

Closing date: 11:30pm, Sunday 24 November 2019

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

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