Lecturer in Veterinary Biosciences

Melbourne, Australia
08 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Apr 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

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

Salary: $98,775 - $117,290 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The University of Melbourne seeks an enthusiastic, motivated and team-focused Lecturer (Veterinary Biosciences) to join our team in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences 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.

The Lecturer in Veterinary Biosciences will contribute to building the Faculty’s teaching in veterinary biosciences across a range of body systems. The successful applicant will draw upon their clinical and basic scientific knowledge to conduct teaching of students in the DVM program, particularly in the areas of anatomy, histology and physiology of domestic animals.

The successful applicant will also be expected to participate actively in research in veterinary science, including research supervision, administration and engagement (knowledge transfer).

The position will be located at the Parkville campus of the University of Melbourne, however on occasion some classes and other duties will require travel to the Werribee campus.

Close date: 3 Apr 2018

Position Description and Selection Criteria


For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to https://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria