Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy)

Newcastle (Suburb), Hunter Region (AU)
30 Sep 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Health and Medicine
School of Health Sciences

Job Ref No: 3162

About UON

Built on the principles of equity, excellence and engagement, the University of Newcastle (UON) has a reputation as a world-class institution making an impact within our regions, throughout Australia and across the globe. This is an exciting time to be part of the University of Newcastle as we embark on our NeW Futures Strategic Plan 2016-2025. We are building on strong foundations to realise our 2025 vision to stand as a global leader, distinguished by a commitment to equity and excellence, creating a better future for our regions through innovation and impact. Being part of a university on the move gives our people the opportunity to really make a mark in their chosen field.

About the role

The School of Health Sciences excels in the teaching of allied health professionals and includes the disciplines of Family Studies, Medical Radiation Science, Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Health and Safety, Occupational Therapy, Oral Health Therapy, Physiotherapy and Podiatry. These disciplines achieve a balance between advancing the professional research profile of their respective areas and working together to educate future health care workers in a multi-professional health care environment.

The Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy), will provide academic training to the area of Radiation Therapy and other health sciences through quality teaching, development and coordination of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. They will play a key role in conducting leading research and publishing scholarly papers, as well as actively participating in teaching, development and coordination activities within the Medical Radiation Science programs.

This is a full-time, continuing positions, based at the Callaghan Campus.

Skills and experience

To be successful in this position, you will have:

  • a PhD qualification;
  • an academic qualification in Medical Radiation Science (Radiation Therapy)
  • demonstrated experience in producing excellent research outcomes;
  • demonstrated experience in teaching into the discipline of Radiation Therapy; and
  • AHPRA registration, or eligibility for registration, as a Radiation Therapist.

For the full selection criteria at either a Level B or Level C, please click on the link below and download the relevant position description for the Level you wish to apply for.

Please note: In accordance with the University's Staff Selection Guidelines, your application will be assessed on the selection criteria found at the link below. It is essential that you address each of the criteria to enable the selection committee to properly assess your application and suitability for interview.

Remuneration: Please download the relevant PD for a Level B or C for full remuneration details.

Applications close: Sunday, 23 October 2016

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