Lecturer in Exercise Physiology Across the Lifespan

Geelong, Australia
05 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Jan 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

SALARY RANGE: $93,615 to $110,725 pa (plus 17% super)
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time and continuing
LOCATION: Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus


Teach, undertake research and publish in the area of physiological responses to exercise in relation to age, growth, maturation and sex.

This will include:

  • Contributing to their specific areas of research, scholarship or creative activity.
  • Demonstrating excellent scholarly learning and teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level (including for example in the cloud and in clinical settings) in the area of growth, development and exercise physiology.
  • Making a contribution to the moderation and maintenance of academic standards, and the development of course and unit curriculum that exemplifies Deakin’s curriculum framework, and meets external requirements.
  • Making a contribution to the implementation of the University’s Strategic Agenda.


  • PhD in a relevant field (or equivalent).
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute effectively to the Faculty’s undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programs in a manner that influences, motivates, and inspires students to learn.
  • Ability to present research seminars and publish in reputed international journals.
  • Ability to contribute to the development and maintenance of partnerships with professional associations, domestic educational institutions and industry.
  • Interpersonal skills that demonstrate the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, the staff of the Faculty and School and with other members of the University.

For a full list of the selection criteria please see the position description

CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Associate Head of School (Teaching and Learning) Brad Aisbett, Tel: +61 3 9244 6474, Email: brad.aisbett@deakin.edu.au

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 28 January 2018

We value our staff and understand that they are more than just their jobs, that's why we offer benefits that enhance work life. Further information on Deakin’s workplace benefits can be found here: deakin.edu.au/about-deakin/work-at-deakin/why-work-at-deakin/staff-benefits


All applicants MUST provide a separate statement addressing each of the key selection criteria outlined in the position description in addition to providing a cover letter and resume.  To apply please click Apply button at top of screen.

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