Associate Lecturer in Health

Randwick, Australia
26 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • One of Australia’s leading research & teaching universities
  • Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion
  • Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

UNSW Medicine is a national leader in learning, teaching and research, with close affiliations to several of Australia’s finest hospitals, research institutes and health care organisations.  With a strong presence at UNSW Kensington campus, the faculty have staff and students in teaching hospitals in Sydney as well as regional and rural areas of NSW including Albury/Wodonga, Wagga Wagga, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie.

The School of Public Health and Community Medicine (SPHCM) is internationally recognised as a leader in Public Health with particular research strengths in Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases, Health Services Management, Global Health, Indigenous Health and Primary Health Care. The School has a core focus to investigate and provide new knowledge to help inform policy, governance, organisation, work and leadership in the health sector through cross disciplinary research with both academia and industry. The School also has strong associations with research centres and institutes throughout UNSW Medicine.

About the role

  • $73,597- $98,127 plus (17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • 3 year Fixed Term 
  • Full-time  (35 hours per week)

The Associate Lecturer will contribute to teaching in the subject area of Aboriginal Health as well as other areas of postgraduate and undergraduate teaching. The Associate Lecturer will be an emerging researcher willing to advance their research profile with publications in peer reviewed journals, applications for competitive funding, higher degree student supervision and contribute to academic administrative functions in SPHCM.

About the successful applicant

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Public Health Programs and teaching in Aboriginal Health
  • Proven experience in delivery of quality teaching and curriculum development, including in Public Health courses at tertiary level
  • Tertiary qualification (honours or postgraduate) in a relevant discipline and/or have equivalent qualifications and/or professional experience

You should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent directly to the contact listed.

Contact: Professor Raina Maclntyre, Head of School


Applications close: Tuesday, 3 April 2018