Professor of Nursing, Chronic Disease

Melbourne, Australia
18 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Nursing

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Salary: $187,654 p.a. (pro rata) plus 17% superannuation

Situated within the Melbourne School of Health Sciences, The Department of Nursing at The University of Melbourne is a vibrant, contemporary and successful department and is part of Australia’s No. 1 university.

The Department is currently growing a dynamic nurse-led program of research. Within this program, two exciting leadership opportunities exist

  • Professor of Nursing- Chronic Disease
  • Professor of Nursing – Knowledge Translation and Implementation Science and/or Health Services Research

You will be a research-focused scholar of international standing with the capacity to contribute to a lively, multi-disciplinary academic community and make major contributions to the strategic direction, growth and ongoing development of nurse-led research.

As an eminent authority in your discipline, you will demonstrate a track record in collaboration with world class, high-calibre researchers to drive a distinguished program of work that will have a beneficial impact on the health and well-being of the community.

An attractive salary package will be negotiated with the successful candidates.

Enquiries: contact Head of Department Associate Professor Marie Gerdtz

Close date: 11 June 2018

Position Description and Selection Criteria for the Professor of Nursing - Chronic Disease*

Download File 0020798_final_18Apr2018.pdf

(*see separate advertisement for the Professor of Nursing - Knowledge Translation and Implementation/Health Services Research)

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