Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Biomedical Sciences

St Lucia, Australia
13 Sep 2016
End of advertisement period
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Biomedical Sciences

The School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Queensland is an acknowledged leader in biomedical sciences in Australia. Our University is typically placed around 30th in the world's top 100 for biomedicine, according to The Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Our School's research is focused on the understanding of human health and disease and how that can be translated into better outcomes for the community. Our strengths include cell and developmental biology, cellular physiology, functional anatomy, molecular pharmacology, and neuroscience.

The role

The School of Biomedical Sciences at The University of Queensland is currently recruiting positions at the level of Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor. The School is seeking interest from suitably qualified biomedical scientists to further strengthen its research and teaching programs. These positions are continuing (tenure track equivalent) appointments with a generous start-up and access to some of the most modern infrastructure and equipment in Australia. The duties of the position will include driving an original research program, teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students, course coordination, and contributing to the administrative functions of the School.

The person

We are searching for motivated and collaborative academics who will enhance the School's research profile while contributing to the teaching and mentorship of our students.  Several positions will be offered ranging from Level B (Lecturer) to Level D (Associate Professor) depending on experience. All fields of biomedical science will be considered, but candidates with a background in cardiovascular, renal, respiratory or gastrointestinal physiology are particularly encouraged to apply.


These roles are full-time, continuing appointments at Academic level B, C or D. The remuneration package will be in the below ranges, plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (included in the total package figures below).

Academic Level B: $92,142.74 - $109,419.20 p.a. (total package will be in the range $107,807 - $128,020.46 p.a.)

Academic Level C: $112,874.46 - $130,150.91 p.a. (total package will be in the range $132,063.11 - $152,276.56 p.a.)

Academic Level D: $135,909.73 - $149,731.41 p.a. (total package will be in the range $159,014.38 - $175,185.74 p.a.)

Please note that these Academic staff salaries rates are effective from 1 January 2017.

Position Description

 499455_NEW_Lecturer-Senior Lec-Assoc.Prof in Biomedical Sciences.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Professor Rod Minchin on +61 7 3346-1620 or r.minchin@uq.edu.au

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