Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics

Location
Joondalup, Perth, Australia
Salary
$95,979 to $135,570
Posted
19 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
07 May 2017
Ref
100/2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

NUTRITION and DIETETICS
SCHOOL OF MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES
JOONDALUP CAMPUS
$95,979 to $113,978 (ALEVB) / $117,573 to $135,570 (ALEVC) PRO-RATA 50%
PART TIME, ONGOING

Overview

The School of Medical and Health Sciences at Edith Cowan University (ECU) offers undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees.  Academics in the School are involved in research and teaching relating to a wide range of allied, public and occupational health disciplines.

ECU is currently seeking an experienced Lecturer or Senior Lecturer for a part-time, ongoing position.  This position offers excellent opportunities for a motivated academic to pursue teaching and research in Nutrition and Dietetics.

Requirements

In this position you will be a member of the Nutrition and Dietetics academic team and will be required to coordinate and teach units at the undergraduate and postgraduate level, with particular focus on the areas of nutrient metabolism and nutritional biochemistry. You will also be expected to have the knowledge, skills and experience to contribute to research in this discipline; and experience with program or course coordination in a Nutrition and Dietetics related discipline would be an advantage at Level C.  You must be eligible for full membership of the Dietitians Association of Australia and Accredited Practising Dietitian credential.

We are looking for a great teacher, with experience in teaching undergraduate or post graduate students in the area of Nutrition and Dietetics. You must be an Accredited Practising Dietitian and have a PhD and/or have extensive industry experience in clinical dietetics. Evidence of research in relevant fields as well as a track record in successful grant applications is essential. Experience as program or course coordination in Nutrition and Dietetics studies related discipline would also be an advantage at Level C.

You will also demonstrate personal attributes that are congruent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry and Personal Excellence.

Benefits & Remuneration

This ongoing 50% FTE role will attract remuneration of $95,979 to $113,978 (Lecturer ALEVB) / $117,573 to $135, 570 (Senior Lecturer ALEVC) paid on a pro-rata basis, plus 17% University superannuation contribution.

ECU supports a work/life balance for staff. Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.

For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our  Future Staff website.

Contact

Interested applicants are welcome to call the Associate Dean (Allied Health), Associate Professor Natalie Ciccone on (+ 61 8) 6304 2047 for more information.

Closing Date

Applications close at 9.30pm on Sunday 7 May 2017.

How to Apply

Please forward a concise expression of interest (2-3 pages) describing your suitability for this position including reference to the selection criteria, and attach a copy of your current CV to your online application.

ECU is diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to addresS underrepresentation of specific groups.
Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds.

PLEASE NOTE:  BECAUSE THIS IS AN ONGOING POSITION, APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED FROM CANDIDATES WHO HAVE EITHER PERMANENT RESIDENCY OR AUSTRALIAN CITIZENSHIP.