PROFESSOR OF NURSING

Location
Newcastle (LGA), Hunter Region (AU)
Posted
12 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
06 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

UON 2025 VISION

The University of Newcastle aspires to be a global leader in each of its spheres of achievement.  Through engagement with partners, the University will deliver world class innovation to support the development of strong regional communities.

PROFESSOR OF NURSING
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Faculty of Health and Medicine

The School of Nursing and Midwifery at UON is an outstanding school in the nursing disciplines within Australia, operating on three campuses and with close collaborations with local health services. It is ranked at “above world standard” in research and has a strong commitment to the highest quality teaching and learning.

An opportunity exists for outstanding individuals to contribute to research leadership in the Nursing discipline, preferably, but not restricted to, the areas of chronic illness; family and child health; and older person care. The successful candidates will promote and foster a collaborative, dynamic, productive and globally competitive research environment through research collaboration, external grant income, publication outputs, and research higher degree graduates. A strong research track record, demonstrable success at working across disciplines and with clinical colleagues and health partners, and building international partnerships will be essential. Excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to contributing to a cooperative, high achieving culture are essential. Exposure to blended learning will be an advantage. For an exceptional senior lecturer  on an upward trajectory, the University may consider appointment at the Associate Professor Level.

Located just 200km north of Sydney, Newcastle offers a desirable and welcoming coastal community lifestyle. With an enviable climate, affordable housing and a wide range of cultural and outdoor activities to choose from, Newcastle offers highly desirable lifestyle opportunities for the right candidate.

These are full-time, continuing positions.

For further information see - http://www.newcastle.edu.au/about-uon/jobs-at-uon/job-vacancies

CLOSING DATE: 6 November 2016

APPLICATIONS & ENQUIRIES
Confidential enquiries to Chris Kane on +61 435 004 550 or email chris@carolwatson.com.au
Requests for Position Descriptions to debbie@carolwatson.com.au
Applications to: debbie@carolwatson.com.au

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