Lecturer In Public Health And Health Promotion

at Griffith University

About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable. We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We rank in the top 2% of universities worldwide and we're proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation. The School of Medicine is committed to innovation and excellence in medical research and education. Through leadership and collaboration, the school will engage and enrich our local and global communities to optimise health. Positioned with the School of Medicine, the Public Health team is committed to advancing population health through innovative, relevant and sustainable research, learning and teaching, and community partnerships.

The opportunity

The Lecturer in Public Health and Health Promotion position is a member of the Public Health team within the School of Medicine academic staff. The position is based at the Gold Coast campus, with teaching programs currently delivered at the Gold Coast, South Bank and Nathan campuses. The public health undergraduate and postgraduate programs include courses in the theory and practice of public health and health promotion. Teaching, research and student support will be primarily required at the Gold Coast Campus. Attendance at other Griffith University campuses will be required.

About you

The Lecturer in Public Health and Health Promotion position will contribute to teaching, research and service within the public health team. The successful person will participate in teaching and course development at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The person will also assist in the supervision of public health student projects, coursework theses and higher degree by research theses. The person will be expected to have a strong interest in public health research with a research track record consistent with being an early career researcher. The position will contribute to the development and delivery of courses focusing on research methods, program planning and evaluation and determinants of health.

Salary range

Lecturer (Level B) $94,361 - $112,057 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $110,403 - $131,108 per annum.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description.
  • One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
  • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
  • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
  • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
  • Research interests and list of publications;
  • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

Note: Application attachments should be saved as .doc, .docx or .pdf only. File names should be no more than 25 characters long and should include letters and numbers only.

What we offer

Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that spans six campuses in South East Queensland and all disciplines, while our network of more than 200,000 graduates extends around the world. At Griffith University, we've worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people. Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information

Obtain the position description and application process by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University Jobs Page. For further information about this role, please contact Professor Lenner Veerman, Professor of Public Health on +61 (0) 7 5678 0522. For application queries, please contact Teagan Brown, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 6551.

Closing date: Monday 29 April 2019 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

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