Associate Professor in General Practice

Wollongong, Australia
13 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full-time appointment (5 years), if interested you are encouraged to contact Dr Andrew Bonney 

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH) is committed to quality outcomes delivered via a sustainable model where development and innovation are key elements of all that we do. SMAH is one of UOW’s five Faculties and incorporates the Schools of Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Earth and Environmental Science, Nursing, and the School of Medicine (incorporating Graduate Medicine). The School of Medicine (SOM) offers the Doctor of Medicine (MD) as well as courses in Exercise Science and Rehabilitation, Nutrition and Dietetics, Medical and Health Sciences and Health Sciences (Indigenous Studies). This structure provides opportunities for cross-disciplinary teaching and research.

This position will provide leadership in primary care research, and contribute to primary care-related teaching initiatives associated with the School of Medicine in general and the discipline of Graduate Medicine (GM) in particular. This will include providing research leadership within the Illawarra and Southern Practice Research Network (ISPRN) and the Health Impacts Research Cluster (HIRC). In teaching this role will have a focus on guiding the development of educational activities and resources suitable for online use by GM students. It will also be expected to provide academic leadership within the clinical communities of the Illawarra and Shoalhaven districts and other areas of NSW in primary care.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Dr Andrew Bonney on + 61 2 4221 5473.

The University of Wollongong is committed to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion. We value and acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. We embrace diversity a key component of attracting and retaining talent at UOW.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 07/11/2017, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level D: $141,941 - $152,402 + 17% Superannuation
Reference Number: 170927
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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