Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Ruminant Health and Production

Wagga Wagga (LGA), Murrumbidgee Region
$92,117 to $130,114 p.a.
19 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Full Time, Continuing
  • Level B/C– $92,117 to $130,114 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. 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 Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides undergraduate courses in Animal Science, Equine Science, Veterinary Technology and Veterinary Science. The School has substantial infrastructure of a high standard for training veterinary undergraduates, including a Veterinary Clinical Centre and Equine Centre, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, and a Small Animal Clinic as well as modern laboratories and animal facilities. The School has a rapidly growing research profile reflected in increasing numbers of undergraduate honours and higher research degree students. Relevant research strengths are in toxicology, welfare physiology, wildlife disease, animal models of human conditions, clinical science and animal production.

As an academic in Ruminant Health and Production you will be expected to contribute to teaching in the veterinary undergraduate program and other courses delivered by the School. The role includes expectations of research productivity, supervision of research students as appropriate, and a broad engagement with livestock industries as well as participation in the development and provision of clinical and/or consulting services to livestock producers as a part of a veterinary clinical service. Administrative activities within the School and Faculty are also required.

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

Applications close: 18 April 2017