Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Biomedical Sciences

Wellington, New Zealand
31 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Aug 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Biological Sciences

Wellington, New Zealand

Victoria University of Wellington is located in New Zealand's capital city where it delivers internationally-acclaimed results in teaching and research, as well as programmes of national significance and international quality.

As one of Wellington's largest and most established employers, we're committed to providing our staff with opportunities for rewards, recognition and development, all within a dynamic and inclusive culture where innovation and diversity are highly valued.

Applicants must have a PhD in an appropriate area of Biomedical Sciences that compliments the research and teaching in the Biomedical Sciences and/or Cellular and Molecular Biosciences programmes. An ability to contribute to teaching in areas of human physiology and pathology is desirable, although research interests need not be in these areas. Strong candidates will have a solid, externally funded research programme, with publications in leading internationally refereed journals.

The successful applicant will contribute to the School's undergraduate and graduate teaching programmes in Physiology and Biomedical Science, including graduate supervision. This will include ensuring that both the curriculum and teaching are informed by research.

In addition to meeting teaching and research goals, the position is designed to assist in strengthening the relationship between the School and Wellington based biomedical research institutes and hospitals.

For more information on this position please contact Dr Darren Day on Darren.day@vuw.ac.nz

This is a full time, permanent appointment. It is expected this position will commence mid 2018.

Applications close on Friday, 29 September 2017.

Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.

For more information and to apply online visit http://www.victoria.ac.nz/about/careers/current-vacancies

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