Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Biomedical Science

Armidale, Australia
31 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
27 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Science and Technology

  • Continuing, full-time
  • $114,074 to $131,360 per annum (Senior Lecturer) or
  • $137,117 to $150,941 per annum (Associate Professor)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation. Salary packaging options are available
  • Relocation assistance provided
  • Applicants must have ongoing full time work rights

The University of New England in Armidale is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.

The School of Science and Technology comprises subject disciplines including Biomedical Science, Physics and Electronics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Pharmacy, Exercise and Sport Science, Statistics and Computer Science. The School conducts teaching and research through an exciting range of undergraduate, honours, and postgraduate courses and research degrees by dissertation within these disciplines. These courses are offered via on campus and flexible online education modes.

About the role

The School of Science and Technology at UNE is seeking to appoint a highly motivated academic at either Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor Level, to join our multi-disciplinary Biomedical Science team which offers flexible, innovative and relevant content into a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs including science, medicine and nursing.

Within this role you will provide leadership to the discipline, be active in research and attracting external funding and take a key role in the continued development of the biomedical science program. 

Skills & Experience

The successful appointee for this position will have a strong background in undergraduate teaching, including curriculum design and review and have extensive experience in supervision of postgraduate students. Applicants will also have a strong record in attracting external funding and research publication as well as effective academic and administrative leadership.

Additional information

Informal enquiries may be directed to either Professor Aron Murphy, Head of School of Science and Technology, phone: (02) 6773 3118 or email:, OR Dr Linda Agnew, Convenor of Biomedical Science, phone: (02) 6773 2631 or email: For further information about the School visit:

To apply, please demonstrate your suitability by providing responses to the selection criteria, contained in the position information document, in your application. Please specify in your application whether you are applying at Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor level.

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights all for a fraction of the price you’d expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

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Closing Date: Sunday 27th August 2017

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.