Assistant Professor in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy

Gold Coast, Australia
15 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

About the position

The Faculty of Health Sciences and Medicine invites applications from qualified academics interested in joining our growing team. The Faculty is seeking to appoint an Assistant Professor who will play a key role in the delivery of the Musculoskeletal health subjects and content across the Faculty’s Doctor of Physiotherapy program. This position will also contribute to the Faculty by supporting other academic staff in optimising delivery of Problem-Based Learning approaches in the Physiotherapy program.

About the person:

The successful applicant will be registered or registerable as a Physiotherapist by the Physiotherapy Board of Australia. A doctoral qualification in the relevant discipline of Physiotherapy is required. Postgraduate qualifications specific to Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy are also desirable.

Demonstrated experience in clinical education and in teaching and student education in a physiotherapy context is essential. Experience in Problem Based Learning approaches is also desirable. The successful applicant must also demonstrate a commitment to the facilitation of innovative teaching, inter-professional learning activities and application of research to teaching in physiotherapy and with other disciplines.

Experience and particular knowledge with a proven track record in Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy teaching and clinical is essential.

Salary details:

Bond University offers a vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities in a picturesque location, as well as a range of tangible benefits including (but not limited to) competitive remuneration, bus services to the door, available car parking, current use of fitness centre, use of library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site.

Remuneration range for this appointment is $112,778 - $133,575 plus superannuation per annum. Salary and academic level will be determined at the time of appointment based on skills and experience. Salary packaging is available for eligible employees.

Further information:

Position related enquiries can be directed to the Head of Program, Professor Wayne Hing on +61 7 5595 3055 or

Application and submission details:

For further details regarding this appointment please reference the position description descriptions and selection criteria document below:

Position Descriptors 

Assistant Professor A
Assistant Professor B

Selection Criteria 

Assistant Professor - Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy.

Applications will be submitted online via the Careers at Bond University candidate portal. Please follow the 'How to apply' instructions provided. All candidates will be required to register prior to submitting an application.

Short listed applicants without work rights will need to demonstrate they can meet the requirements for obtaining a valid Australian work visa.

Conditions of employment for this position are offered under a Bond Employment Contract (BEC)

Bond University is an equal opportunity employer