Associate Professor - Adelaide Medical School

Job no: 503149
Work type: Fixed term - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, Level D

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(Level D) $142,958 to $157,289 per annum plus an employer contribution of 9.5% superannuation will apply

Fixed term, full-time position for 12 months

An opportunity exists for an Anatomist to join our team in Anatomy and Pathology who will be teaching into undergraduate and postgraduate courses and be involved in multi-disciplinary research.

You will need to be able to demonstrate that you have had a significant role in research projects including grant funding, publication and project management and that you have a strong background and experience in teaching and undertaking course and program coordination.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD in anatomy or directly related field
  • Experience in the preparation and delivery of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and clinical sessions in gross human anatomy across multiple body regions, using human cadavers and multimodal anatomy teaching resources
  • Extensive experience in course and program coordination, curriculum design and implementation
  • Experience in the supervision of honours and/or postgraduate research projects and students
  • Demonstrated experience in managing and leading major research projects and research teams with success at obtaining external grant funding
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate across disciplines and collaborate with industry

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of five schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 24 October 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Associate Professor Corinna Van Den Heuvel
Department Head, Medical Sciences, Adelaide Medical School
P: +61 (8) 8313 1456

For application related enquiries, please contact:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Human Resources Team

You'll find a full selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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