Associate Professor, Addiction Studies

Melbourne, Australia
04 May 2018
End of advertisement period
25 May 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location: Turning Point - Richmond

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 3 year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $140,565 - $154,853 pa Level D (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas – and the people who discover them
  • Take your research further with state-of-the-art infrastructure

Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact.

The Opportunity

The Associate Professor (Addiction Studies) and Head of Research and Workforce Development provides academic oversight of research activity and postgraduate teaching at Turning Point, as well as working to ensure their sustainability and growth. The position is also responsible for identifying and attracting potential funding opportunities to enhance the strategic research collaboration and direction of Turning Point.

The Associate Professor will be responsible for leading the development of clinical research collaborations and the conduct of research at Turning Point, as well as expanding alcohol and drug expertise across the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. This includes overseeing the Master of Addictive Behaviours course within the Faculty and assisting with the development of related short courses, building strategic research collaborations across Monash, as well as providing leadership in research and workforce development across Turning Point’s extensive research and training programs.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. Some positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer toDownload File "How to apply for Monash jobs".


Professor Dan Lubman, Director, Turning Point  +61 3 8413 8400 

Position Description

Download File PD - Associate Professor

Closing Date

Friday 25 May 2018, 11:55 pm AEST

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