Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor in Podiatry

Albury-Wodonga, Australia
08 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
08 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Leadership opportunity
  • Flexible working arrangements negotiable
  • Relocation allowance available to the successful candidate and dependent family

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $112,840 to 175,021 p.a. (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Albury-Wodonga

As the successful candidate you will provide academic and research leadership to the podiatry program. You will conduct and foster research in a cognate area of podiatry and build the capacity of the discipline to supervise postgraduate research students, seek opportunities for attracting external grant income and foster collaborative links with community partners. You will play a significant role in University-wide activities and contribute to an ethos encouraging teaching, research, scholarship, community service and have close links with the Podiatry profession/ administration.

To be successful you will have:

  • A doctoral qualification, relevant to the discipline or equivalent accreditation and standing and an establish track record in research and scholarly activity
  • A record of academic achievement of national and/or international standing through contributions, including academic leadership, to the scholarship of teaching and/or research or professional activity
  • Recognised as a leading authority at a national and/or internal level within the discipline
  • Effective high quality leadership and building people capability

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The School of Community Health has a diverse range of staff who work together in the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research and community engagement. The School is focused on five professional courses including health and rehabilitation science, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry and speech pathology.

Staff in the School of Community Health are committed to work with regional and rural communities to train and graduate future health professionals; we use research to find answers to community questions; and we work together to support people to become agents for positive change within their community.

The School provides students with clinical training opportunities through the operation of commercial clinics offering services in Podiatry, Speech Pathology and Physiotherapy

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Application Requirements and Position Descriptions

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Associate Professor Michael Curtin | Head of School | |

Ph: 02 6061 9209