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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Equine Medicine

Wagga Wagga, Australia
AUD$107,098 to AUD$150,813 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
Closing date
1 May 2024
  • Deliver high-class equine medicine services at our state-of-the-art Veterinary Clinical Centre
  • Demonstrate your academic and clinical equine medicine expertise to deliver and lead high-quality, student-centred learning
  • Generous relocation support provided to assist you to relocate to beautiful Wagga Wagga or surrounds

The Role

  • Continuing, Full time
  • Level B/C - AUD$107,098 to AUD$150,813 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Clinical loading and remuneration for on call responsibilities
  • Wagga Wagga, NSW

As the Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Equine Medicine, you will be providing clinical and teaching services in equine medicine at the Veterinary Clinical Centre (VCC) in the School of Agricultural, Environmental and Veterinary Sciences.

A role which provides immense opportunities for professional development and is designed to fit with individual needs while working with experienced equine medicine, theriogenology, anaesthesia and equine surgery clinicians and technical staff. You will be joining a team focused on delivering high-quality clinical services, equine medicine teaching and learning and research. You will be required to deliver teaching to undergraduate and postgraduate students in both a clinical and didactic setting.

To be successful in this role, you will possess advanced clinical and academic skills relevant to equine medicine. For level C applicants, specialist and/or advanced qualifications in the field of the equine medicine field is required. You will also have proven leadership and stakeholder engagement capabilities to engage with professionals bodies and industry stakeholders. Additionally, you will demonstrate commitment to upholding the Universitys values and the advancement of the discipline of equine medicine and the veterinary profession through professional activity and/or research.

The successful candidate will be appointed to either a teaching research or teaching professional work function and will have access to the Universitys generous relocation support scheme.

To be successful you will have:

  • A relevant qualification appropriate to the level being applied for, or equivalent experience, accreditation and standing in equine medicine
  • Current registration or eligibility for registration with the Veterinary Practitioners Board of NSW
  • Commitment and experience in delivering high quality, student centred learning and teaching to undergraduate veterinary students
  • A record of professional activity and experience in advanced equine clinical practice, and for level C applicants, a record of significant achievement at a national level relevant to equine medicine.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and provide a 'statement of suitability' demonstrating their skills, knowledge and/or experience relevant to the position (referencing the selection criteria in the position description for the level you are applying for).

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 Faculty of Science and Health delivers flexible and 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.

The School of Agricultural, Environmental and Veterinary Sciences has substantial infrastructure of a high standard for training veterinary undergraduates and postgraduates, including access to on-campus veterinary enterprises in Wagga. The School has a strong research profile, including significant numbers of undergraduate honours and higher research degree students. Relevant research strengths include animal health, welfare and diseases, epidemiology, biosecurity, toxicology, animal models of human conditions and animal production.

The Veterinary Clinical Centre is a purpose build and state-of-the-art equine hospital staffed by specialists in equine medicine, equine surgery, anaesthesia and theriogenology, residents and experienced technicians. The hospital provides comprehensive equine services in facilities and equipment resourcing of the highest contemporary standard, including advanced diagnostic imaging, ultrasonography, ophthalmology equipment, telemetric electrocardiography, high-speed treadmill, video and dynamic endoscopy, intensive care unit and isolation facility and has access to the commercial Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory on campus.

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 Athena SWAN Bronze Institutional Award and our participation as a 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(s):

or by contacting:

Professor Kristopher Hughes | Clinical Director and Professor in Equine Medicine | | Ph: (02) 6933 4253

Closing Date: 11pm, 1 May 2024

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