Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor, Medical Education

Gold Coast, Australia
25 May 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We're proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation.

The School of Medicine brings this to life through innovation and excellence in health research, education and service. The school offers a postgraduate medical program, as well as undergraduate and postgraduate programs and courses in public health, environmental health, health services management, First Peoples' health, academic health practice and paramedicine. Our focus is to produce graduates who, through application of knowledge and skills, are able to develop a commitment to service, teamwork, scientific inquiry and lifelong learning.

The opportunity

This position oversees the implementation and is responsible for the educational quality of learning and assessment activities in the DLEPP theme across the four years of the MD. As a senior academic in the School of Medicine, the person appointed will also contribute to the broader mission of the School through scholarly and service activities as negotiated with their supervisor. It is based at the Gold Coast Campus but travel to other locations will be required.

This is a full time, continuing position based at the Gold Coast campus, however travel to other campuses will be required.

About you

The successful applicant will possess postgraduate qualifications at doctoral level or evidence of an equivalent, coherent, extended program of scholarship. Your knowledge, skills and leadership in high quality curriculum development in DLEPP, coupled with your experience in education of medical students, will be essential.

Salary range

Senior Lecturer (Level C): $113,326 - $130,675 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $132,593 - $152,891 per annum.

Associate Professor (Level D): $136,454 -$150,331 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $159,652 - $175,888 per annum.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
    • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
    • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
    • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
    • Research interests and list of publications;
    • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

What we offer

Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that ranks among the top 3% worldwide and spans across five campuses in South East Queensland.

At Griffith, we've worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.

Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information

View the position information pack for this role by clicking apply. You will be redirected to the Griffith Jobs Board.

For further information about this role, please contact Professor Raymond Tedman, Director of Medical Studies on +61 (0) 7 5678 0317 or via email at

For application queries, please contact Rishika Qazi, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 56551.

Closing date: Monday 25 June 2018 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers.