Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Strength and Conditioning

Wollongong, Australia
11 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
21 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time


  • Fixed term, part time appointment (3 years, 0.60 FTE*)

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH) is committed to quality outcomes delivered via a sustainable model where development and innovation are key elements. The SMAH Faculty is one of five at UOW, and incorporates the Schools of Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Earth and Environmental Science, Nursing, and the School of Medicine.

The School of Medicine is composed of four disciplines:

  1. Medical and Exercise Science,
  2. Nutrition and Dietetics,
  3. Graduate Medicine and
  4. Indigenous Health.

This structure provides opportunities for cross-disciplinary research and teaching. The purpose of this position is to develop, deliver and administer courses (a Graduate Certificate and a Master’s degree) in Human Strength and Conditioning. SMAH have recently identified these academic offerings as being particularly attractive to existing UOW undergraduates in Exercise Science and other disciplines, as well as potential students from outside UOW. This position will be expected to provide the theoretical and practical bases for building these two programs as attractive and successful offerings from the Discipline of Medical and Exercise Science and produce quality post graduates with specialised and highly sought-after skill sets. The position will involve developing face-to-face and online course delivery and assessment and making use of technology to enhance and streamline the student learning experience.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Associate Professor Paul Stapley on + 61 2 4239 2514 or email  

The University of Wollongong is committed to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion.  We value and acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures that they bring to work with them each day. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of attracting and retaining talent in our workforce. The creation of a diverse and inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential, enhance our success and achieving our vision of being in the Top 1% of universities globally.

Note: It may be expected that the preferred candidate work 0.80 FTE for up to 13 weeks from the commencement of this appointment.

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact 

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Part-time
Closing Date: 21/08/2018, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $77,470 - $113,353 (pro-rata) + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 181004
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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