Lecturer in Veterinary Technology

Wagga Wagga, Australia
21 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
18 Feb 2022
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Prepare future animal health care professionals to serve our communities
  • Contribute to research advancements in veterinary technology or veterinary science
  • Focus on hands on learning and equipping our students with the knowledge they need to succeed

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $100,476 to $119,121 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

We are currently seeking applications from registered veterinarians or graduates in biological/biomedical science, veterinary nursing or veterinary technology, with relevant clinical experience to undertake teaching and engage in academic research activities.

The successful candidate will focus on delivering teaching excellence in a number of areas including transitioning to university study, best practice in animal handling and techniques, best practice for surgery, theatre practice, emergency, and critical care patients and support for the veterinary professional in diagnostic techniques and imaging.

The position will also be required to undertake research, generate publications and participate in research activities and collaborations where appropriate.

To be successful you will have:

  • A degree in Veterinary Science, and current registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Board of NSW, or equivalent with a minimum of 3-5 years clinical experience OR qualification in biological/biomedical science, veterinary nursing or veterinary technology plus relevant postgraduate or equivalent experience and a minimum of five years veterinary clinical experience
  • A record of research or professional activity relevant to the discipline area
  • Commitment to delivering high-quality student-centred learning and teaching

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.

Evidence of having received a full course of a COVID-19 vaccination (and booster vaccination when eligible) approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration is required as a condition of entry onto Charles Sturt University campuses. Accordingly, evidence of vaccination or a valid exemption is a condition of employment at Charles Sturt University.

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 School of Agricultural, Environmental and Veterinary Sciences provides more than twenty undergraduate and postgraduate courses within the Faculty of Science and Health. This includes Agricultural Science, Agribusiness Animal Science, Environmental Science and Management, Veterinary Technology and Veterinary Science. The School has substantial infrastructure of a high standard for training across several regional campuses.

Charles Sturt University 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. This is demonstrated through our Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice Citation and our Athena SWAN Bronze Institutional Award. Charles Sturt is also a participating member in the Australian Workplace Equality Index. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQA+; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the Position Description or by contacting:

Associate Professor Rob Woodgate | Head of School, School of Agricultural, Environmental and Veterinary Sciences | rwoodgate@csu.edu.au | Ph: (02) 6933 4905

Closing Date: 11 pm, 18 February 2022