Associate Lecturer in Oral Health Therapy

Wagga Wagga, Murrumbidgee Region, Australia
$64,482 to $87,508 p.a
07 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
04 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Full Time, Continuing
  • Level A – $64,482 to $87,508 p.a (Plus 17% Superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

The Faculty of Science has more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge. It delivers flexible and innovative teaching programs designed to produce job-ready graduates for a diverse range of professions. The staff and students of the Faculty achieve their educational and research goals through ethical practice, professional collaboration, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

The School of Dentistry and Health 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, Medical Imaging and Nuclear Medicine and Nutrition. The School is committed to enhancing its reputation as a high performing multidisciplinary school and seeks academics focused on providing quality education and being actively involved in a variety of development of health professional education and health based research programs that complement these courses.

Staff are focused on innovative and high quality education, using vibrant new
learning spaces to encourage collaboration and support new methods of teaching and learning.

The successful candidate will contribute to curriculum and subject content
development, teach oral health therapy, and supervise Bachelor of Oral Health (Therapy and Hygiene) and Bachelor of Dental Science students in patient clinical sessions. Principal teaching duties will relate to the clinical disciplines, but some preclinical or biodental/diagnostic science subject teaching duties may be required. As well as teaching into the relevant undergraduate program the incumbent will also carry out research and contribute to/lead subject administration. As the School of Dentistry and Health Sciences is a multi-campus academic unit, the incumbent may also be required to collaborate with the Dentistry course in Orange.

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection
criteria listed in the position description.

Applications close: 4 April 2017