Associate Dean in Rural and Indigenous Health and Head in Rural Clinical School

Canberra, Australia
$141,416 - $174,814 plus 17% superannuation
27 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level D/E1
Salary package: $141,416 - $174,814 plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Fixed Term (5 years)

Position Overview:

ANU has an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.

The Associate Dean (Rural and Indigenous Health) is a key leadership position in the Medical School. The position plays a critical role in the development and achievement of the School’s strategic goals in the areas of Rural and Indigenous Health and will have particular responsibility for the academic leadership of the Rural Clinical School, its programs, and their continuous quality improvement, and alignment with the University’s strategic directions in medicine and health sciences education. The position will strengthen and enhance the successful teaching and training initiatives in the Rural Clinical School and the South East NSW Regional Training Hub, further develop rural research capacity and support and strengthen initiatives in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health education.

For further information, please contact Professor Imogen Mitchell on (02) 6125 2622 or

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Application information:

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.