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UNSW Medicine is a national leader in learning, teaching and research, with close affiliations to a number of Australia’s finest hospitals, research institutes and health care organisations. With a strong presence at UNSW Kensington campus, the faculty have staff and students in teaching hospitals in Sydney as well as regional and rural areas of NSW including Albury/Wodonga, Wagga Wagga, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie.

The School of Public Health and Community Medicine (SPHCM) is internationally recognised as a leader in Public Health and Health Services Research with particular research strengths in Adolescent Health, Healthy Ageing, Health Services Management, Infection and Immunity, Global Health, Indigenous Health and Primary Health Care. The School has a core focus to investigate and provide new knowledge to help inform policy, governance, organisation, work and leadership in the health sector through cross disciplinary research with both academia and industry. The School also has strong associations with research centres and institutes throughout UNSW Medicine.  

About the role

  • Full time, Fixed Term 3-Year position
  • Academic Level B: $107,210 - $126, 386 (plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)

The Lecturer will contribute to developing teaching and research in the subject area of Injury Prevention and Trauma Care. This requires teaching and coordinating both undergrad and postgrad courses. The Lecturer will be an emerging researcher who will actively advance their research profile with publications in peer reviewed journals, make applications for competitive funding, undertake higher degree student supervision and contribute to academic administrative functions in the School of Public Health and Community Medicine.

Please refer to the attached job description for a detailed list of responsibilities.

About the successful applicant

You will have a PhD in Public Health and demonstrated knowledge and experience in Injury Prevention or Trauma Care. You will also have experience in delivering quality postgraduate teaching and curriculum development, including teaching health management courses at tertiary level. Have a significant track record publishing in peer-reviewed journals and writing successful grants.  You will be an excellent communicator with exceptional organizational and presentation skills, have the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with other staff members internally and externally.

You should systematically address the selection criteria from the position description in your application.

Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.


Professor Rebecca Ivers: The School of Public Health and Community Medicine

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Applications close: 11pm 27th March 2019

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