Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer
in Veterinary Pathology
College of Veterinary Medicine
Continuous, full time position
Senior Lecturer | $114k-$131k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
Associate Professor | $137k-$151k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
The College of Veterinary Medicine sits within the School of Veterinary and Life Sciences and was the first in Australia to be built as a purpose-designed veterinary teaching and research facility. The College is responsible for the training of veterinary science graduates to enable lifelong professional success. The degree program has received international accreditation and a central part of the training is development of core clinical competencies. As part of this process veterinary science students undertake training in our hospital, clinics and clinical services.
The College now seeks an experienced Veterinary (Anatomic) Pathologist at either the Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer level to join the team. The role can be offered as either Teaching and Research, or Clinical/Professional Practice Scholar (‘clinical track’) profile, depending on experience and qualifications.
Veterinary Pathology is a key discipline within the College of Veterinary Medicine, with veterinary anatomic pathology being a core subject within the internationally accredited veterinary science degree at Murdoch. The pathology team provides teaching instruction across four years of the veterinary program, and into other majors within the School of Veterinary and Life Sciences, conducts wide-ranging research, and contributes to the provision of diagnostic pathology services to The Animal Hospital and the wider community in Western Australia.
Skills and Experience
The preferred candidate will have:
A veterinary degree registrable by the Veterinary Surgeons’ Board of Western Australia;
Board certification in anatomic pathology which will allow the candidate to apply for specialist registration;
Demonstrated experience and success in innovative course and teaching program design.
Candidates applying under a Research and Teaching profile will have a PhD in a relevant field and a successful track record in the production of high-quality research;
Contribution to the diagnostic service in anatomic pathology is expected;
Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role.
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Please submit a cover letter, a CV and a statement addressing the selection criteria (found in the Position Description) via the Apply Online button below. Applications sent by post or email will not be accepted.
Previous applicants need not apply.
Applications are welcomed from candidates at the Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer levels. The role will be offered as either a Teaching and Research, or Clinical/Professional Practice Scholar (‘clinical track’) profile, depending on experience and qualifications of the successful candidate. Please ensure you address the criteria relative to the level and academic work profile you wish to be considered for. See all position descriptions below.
Position contact: Professor Peter Irwin, Principal College of Veterinary Medicine at PrincipalCVM@murdoch.edu.au.
Closing date: 28 September 2018 (11:59pm)