Associate Professor in Advanced Restorative Dentistry

Orange, Australia
AU$150,656 to AU$165,866 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
23 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Engage in active research and the delivery of high-quality teaching in clinical dentistry with a focus on restorative dentistry and prosthodontics
  • Provide academic and research leadership to support undergraduate and postgraduate courses
  • Generous assistance provided to assist with relocating to picturesque Orange or surrounds

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • AU$150,656 to AU$165,866 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Orange

We are seeking an experienced clinical academic with a significant international research profile and a track record in attaining research grants, within the field of restorative dentistry and/or biomedical science, to provide academic leadership in the Centre for Rural Dentistry and Oral Health.

The successful candidate will engage in curriculum development and the teaching of preclinical and clinical restorative dentistry, prosthodontics and biomaterial science.

The appointee will also provide academic leadership within the discipline and will have the opportunity to progress an active research profile with a strategic research and innovation focus aligned to the overall strategies of the University.

The appointee will have demonstrated experience in providing high quality person-centred care in private or public health dental practice settings, have a current and significant international profile and track record in research publication and output, prior undergraduate and postgraduate teaching experience, and can demonstrate the ability to provide effective leadership in building people capability.

This position is required for face-to-face and online teaching and as such remote work options will not be accommodated. Generous assistance, including financial, is available to help you relocate to take up this leadership opportunity.

Please note notifications regarding the outcome of applications and interviews for this position will occur in January 2023.

To be successful you will have:

  • A PhD degree relevant to the discipline
  • Full registration as a dentist with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra) or eligibility to be registered as a dentist with Ahpra
  • Demonstrated clinical experience and a postgraduate qualification in advanced restorative dentistry or prosthodontics
  • Evidence of the delivery of high quality student centred learning and teaching
  • Demonstrated ability to provide leadership in the discipline in research and the scholarship of teaching and learning

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.

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 Dentistry and Medical 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, medical radiation science, pharmacy, health and medical science, medical laboratory science, and food science and nutrition.

Charles Sturt University offers great benefits such as 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.

Further Information

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

Professor Andrew Flatau | Dean of Dentistry and Oral Health | | Ph: (02) 6365 7251

Closing Date: 11 pm, 23 December 2022