Senior Lecturer in Ophthalmology

Brisbane, Australia
08 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

The School of Clinical Medicine

The School of Clinical Medicine has a strong focus on the delivery of both phases of the Medicine program across a number of sites within the Brisbane metropolitan area, including but not limited to, the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Herston; the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba as well as QE2 and Redlands Hospitals; the Prince Charles Hospital, Chermside as well as Redcliffe and Caboolture Hospitals; Mater and Lady Cilento Childrens Hospitals, South Brisbane; Ipswich Hospital, Ipswich; Greenslopes Private Hospital, Greenslopes; Wesley and St Andrew’s Hospitals, Brisbane; and the St Lucia Campus. Leadership at each site is provided by an experienced academic with responsibility for budget and financial matters, human resource matters and facility management. The School consists of academic staff members across all clinical disciplines and more than 2500 academic title holders.  

The role

The School of Clinical Medicine is seeking to engage an Ophthalmologist at the level of Senior Lecturer to oversee, coordinate and teach in the Ophthalmology course in Phase Two of the MBBS / MD program. The appointee will be expected to undertake undergraduate teaching, curriculum refinement and resource development, design and delivery of assessment and contribute to further development of Ophthalmology teaching in the Faculty’s Medical Program.

The person

Applicants should be a Fellow of the Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists and possess Undergraduate qualifications in a discipline relevant to the role. The successful candidate will have demonstrated expert knowledge in the area of Ophthalmology as well as experience in clinic-based medical teaching, as well as demonstrated teaching skills at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.


This is a part-time (0.2FTE), continuing role as an Academic Level C. The remuneration package will be in the range of $22,574.89 - $26,030.18 p.a. plus employer contributions of 9.5% (total pro-rata package will be in the range of $24,719.51 - $28,503.05).

Clinical and State Loadings may be payable to eligible appointees.

Position Description

Download File PD_Senior Lecturer - Ophthalmology.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Associate Professor Wendy Findlay, Head, Royal Brisbane Clinical Unit on +61 7 3365 5123 or email

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Application closing date

Sunday, 18 March 2018 (11:55 pm Eastern Australia Standard Time)