Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Veterinary Neurology

Wyndham, Australia
17 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Oct 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Melbourne Veterinary School
Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences

Salary: Level C: $120,993 - $139,510 p.a. or Level D: $145,685 - $160,500 p.a plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment will be determined by the level of achievement of the applicant.

The University of Melbourne seeks an enthusiastic, motivated and team-focused Veterinary Neurologist to join our team in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences at the Melbourne Veterinary School. The Melbourne Veterinary School’s Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) is AVMA, RCVS and VSAAC accredited and the school is ranked globally at 15th among veterinary professional schools. The University of Melbourne is Australia’s leading university and is consistently ranked in the top 30 universities globally, being recognised for its leading and innovative research and teaching. The city of Melbourne is still recognised as the world’s most liveable city and boasts high quality of living, excellent schools, multicultural lifestyles, beaches, sports, and the performing arts.

In this position you will take a leading role in the theoretical and practical instruction in the area of veterinary medicine or surgery with an emphasis in the area of neurology for students enrolled in the DVM program and you will contribute to curricular development. You will also directly contribute to the professional training of graduate students and junior academic staff in veterinary neurology. Working alongside our experienced team, you will be responsible for leadership of the clinical neurology service in the U-Vet Hospital and for planning, developing and implementing research, establishing collaborations with other researchers and supervising graduate research students in the veterinary sciences.

The position will be based at the Werribee campus of the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences but will be expected to teach at the Parkville campus from time to time.

Full details are in the attached Position Description (below). Further enquiries can be directed to Dr Matthias Le Chevoir at or Prof Simon Bailey at (please do not submit your application to these email addresses).

Please note that individuals at Level B who are interested in applying should also contact either Dr Matthias Le Chevoir or Prof Simon Bailey for a discussion.

Close date: 15 Oct 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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