Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Public Health

Subiaco, Australia
18 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of Population and Global Health

  • Ranked #1 in WA and #5 in Australia for Public Health (Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities)
  • Level B: $96,210 to $114,250 (plus 17% superannuation) or Level C: $117,857 to $135,900 (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Three year fixed term contract

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the School: within the Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, you will join UWA’s renowned School of Population and Global Health (SPGH) led by Professor Colleen Fisher. The School is a leading research, teaching and service organisation whose work influences health policies and practice developments around the world. As a research-intensive University, the School gives material expression to the belief that excellence in research underpins excellence in education and community partnerships. With a strong and well established reputation for evidence-based approach to services and health program evaluation, the School fosters a culture where staff feel valued and empowered in both their individual and collective efforts.

About the opportunity: as a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Public Health you will be responsible to the Head of School of Population & Global Health to provide unit co-ordination, academic teaching, administration, research student supervision and undertake high-level public health research. You will be motivated to teach, contribute to the academic environment of the School of Population & Global Health generally and develop a strong research portfolio.

About you: with a PhD in public health or a related discipline and experience in teaching public health, health leadership and related areas at the undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels. You will have high quality scholarly public health research papers and be motivated to seek and attract research funding.

Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description and applicants should clearly demonstrate they meet the selection criteria.

Closing date: Tuesday 15th August 2017

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button. You are required to address the relevant selection criteria in a separate document.