Associate Professor, Nursing and Midwifery

Melbourne, Australia
28 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
09 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Professor (Nursing and Midwifery)

Job No.


Faculty / Portfolio:

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
School of Nursing and Midwifery


Clayton or Peninsula

Employment Type:



Continuing appointment


$140,565 - $154,853 pa Level D
(plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas – and the people who discover them
  • Take your research further with state-of-the-art infrastructure

Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact.

The Opportunity

Nursing and Midwifery is one of the largest schools for the education of nurses and midwives in Australia, the school offers courses at two Monash campuses – Clayton and Peninsula. The school comprises approximately 2000 students undertaking undergraduate and postgraduate courses using a range of delivery modes. Nursing and Midwifery offers high quality tertiary degrees in a vibrant and supportive learning environment to prepare students for a rewarding career in healthcare. Nursing and Midwifery aims to build on existing capacity to lead innovative nursing curricula and modes of delivery.

For this business critical role we are seeking an experienced academic to provide academic leadership in educational research and the educational endeavours of Monash Nursing and Midwifery. This role will afford you the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the key activities of the organisational unit, in particular, oversight and leadership of curriculum design, development and delivery for all Nursing and Midwifery programs.

Your main responsibilities in this role will be to foster and grow collaborative educational research with the aim of placing Monash Nursing and Midwifery at the forefront of educational research nationally and internationally. You will be an active participant with the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, Monash Centre for Scholarship in Health Education (MCSHE) and key industry partners.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • Successfully completed a PhD, or equivalent research achievement as demonstrated by published work in an area relevant to nursing including educational research
  • Evidence of substantive education scholarship and or research experience
  • Demonstrated ability to generate research income, including from both traditional and more innovative sources of research funding to support educational research

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Your application must address the selection criteria.  Please refer to "How to apply for Monash jobs"


Professor Carolina Weller, 

Position Description

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Closing Date

9 January 2018, AEDT 11:55pm

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