Associate Lecturer in Anatomy

Sydney, Australia
$70,374 to 94,760 p.a.
16 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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The Role

The Department of Chiropractic is seeking to appoint a dynamic and qualified academic as Associate Lecturer (Level A) with a strong enthusiasm and track record of research and teaching in the area of gross anatomy, histology and embryology. The successful candidate will demonstrate strengths for future potential across the Anatomy research and teaching streams of the Department and also contribute to the administration, outreach and promotion of the Department of Chiropractic.  

Successful candidates will:

  • Strive for excellence in teaching and deliver Anatomy lectures
  • Continually make quality contributions to the research and scholarly activities of the department
  • Develop and lead a research program in Anatomy
  • Support their research through applying for and attracting funding from diverse funding sources
  • Proactively build research collaborations, both internal and external
  • Contribute to the full range of departmental activities

Selection Criteria

To be considered for this position, applicants must respond to the selection criteria below and attach as a separate document in the application process:

  • Completion of a PhD (or substantial progress toward a PhD) in Anatomy
  • Evidence of strong research activity in Clinical Anatomy relative to opportunity.
  • Demonstrated potential to attract external funds
  • Demonstrated teaching experience and demonstrated potential for teaching excellence at an undergraduate and/or postgraduate level across one or more disciplines associated with visceral anatomy
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability and commitment to build collaborations within and outside a university department
  • A track record of contribution to administration in a University or professional setting.

 Salary Package: from $70,374 to 94,760 p.a. (Level A), plus 17% employer's superannuation and annual leave loading

Appointment Type:  full-time, continuing  

Enquiries: Rosemary GiuriatoHead of Department on or +61 2 9850 6992

Applications Close: Sunday 30 April 2017 at 11.55pm

Macquarie University is an EO Employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications are encouraged from people with disability; women; Indigenous Australians, people who identify as GLBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Applications need to be submitted through the Macquarie University online recruitment system. Where circumstances such as disability or remote location prohibit your access to our online system please contact the enquiries person listed in this advertisement for assistance.

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