Lecturer Dietetics And Human Nutrition

at La Trobe University

  • Full-time, Continuing position
  • Located at our Bundoora Campus
  • $93,632 - $110,897 per annum + 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

In this role

Contribute towards the enhancement of the department's reputation through improved teaching, research and partnerships with professional bodies and industries.

You will undertake a critical role in contributing to the teaching of undergraduate and entry-level professional courses using a variety of teaching methods that will engage and inspire students. It is expected you will participate in innovative course level curriculum design and development, as well as co-supervise/supervise honours and postgraduate students.

You will also be expected to make a contribution to the discipline's research efforts through publications and contributing to research proposals.

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this role, you will possess demonstrated teaching and curriculum development experience as well as evidence of high quality research publications.

Your ability to mentor and co-supervise/supervise honours and postgraduate students and encourage intellectual development and career inspirations of students, will see you succeed in this role.

Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


Please click on this link for a full list of Benefits http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs/working/benefits

How to apply

Closing date: Sunday, 24 March 2019 by 11.55pm AEDST.

Position Enquiries: Associate Professor Michael Dillon, +61 3 9479 5889 or michael.dillon@latrobe.edu.au

HR/Recruitment Enquiries: Deborah Dare, Recruitment Consultant, +61 3 9479 1241 or d.dare@latrobe.edu.au

Position Description below:

Download File PD - Level B - Lecturer - Dietetics and Human Nutrition.docx

Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description.

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.

Melbourne Victoria Australia

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