Senior Lecturer, Academic Lead Orthodontics

Bendigo, Australia
11 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
08 May 2018
Contract Type
Part Time
  • Lead and conduct innovative and high impact research
  • The Department of Dentistry and Oral Health is young, innovative and excited about making a difference to the oral health of the community
  • Part-time 40%, continuing position $111,162 - $128,175 per annum pro rata plus up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe University

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

In this role

The opportunity exists for an enthusiastic and self-driven academic with an ability to lead and contribute to the teaching and research within the Department of Dentistry and Oral Health.

This position will provide you with the opportunity to undertake a crucial role conducting and leading innovative and high impact research and produce conference and seminar papers and publications resulting from that research. You will prepare and deliver subject specific curriculum using teaching methods that engage and inspire students, whilst also contributing to the coordination of subjects and the management of courses.

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this role you will have completed a PhD in a relevant discipline or equivalent accreditation and standing.

You will possess a strong record of research publications, experience in preparing research proposals and demonstrated capacity in curriculum development and teaching.

Your ability to mentor and supervising undergraduate, honours and postgraduate students, and encourage intellectual development and career aspirations of students, will see you succeed in this role.


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How to apply

Closing date: Tuesday 8th of May

Position Enquiries: Melissa Favata, Senior Recruitment Business Partner on +61 (03) 9479 2030.

Please address the Key Selection Criteria in the Position Description and attach these with your application.

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Melissa Favata, Senior Recruitment Business Partner on +61 (03) 9479 2030.

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the SAGE Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.