Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer in Clinical Health Science

at Macquarie University

*Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer in Clinical Health Science (job no 505651)

  • Salary Package: Associate Professor (Level D), From $152,378 to $167,607 p.a. or Senior Lecturer (Level C) from $126,879 to $145,912 p.a., plus 17% employer's superannuation and annual leave loading
  • Appointment Type: Full-time, continuing
  • Macquarie University, Sydney Australia location

The Role

The Department of Chiropractic is seeking an Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer with vision, capability and leadership in the discipline of clinical health science. The successful candidate will teach concepts in a suite of units in the area of principles in health and disease, including physiology, pharmacology and pathology. Their teaching will provide students the opportunity to explore the relationship between health and disease, from both the biological and psychological perspective. This fundamental information about health and disease will form the foundation for students to understand the concepts of clinical problem solving and differential diagnosis, ultimately providing students with the knowledge and skills to assess the health status of a patient.

About You

To succeed in this position, you will be an outstanding individual with the capacity for academic leadership and expertise across a range of scholarships relating to discovery, integration, teaching, application, leadership and citizenship. You will have a sustained level of academic achievement and high performance in clinical health sciences. You will be a leader or emerging leader in your field, and your dedication and expertise will have translated into real world outcomes and benefits to the community at large. You will have developed innovative and impactful approaches to teaching in both the classroom and online learning environments. Your scientific networks will illustrate your ability to work collaboratively with leading scientists across sectors and disciplines. Your successful track record of attracting competitive research funding through industry or government sources, and your collaborative and collegial approach to working with others, will enable you to perform effectively across different sectors to solve important problems that our world faces. You will have a strong track record in supervising higher degree research students to completion. You will be aligned with Macquarie University’s longstanding commitment of advancing equity and diversity principles. Your proven track record of developing trust, building commitment, modelling core university values and fostering an environment of collaboration, innovation and excellence will enable you to succeed in this role.

About Us

The Department of Chiropractic delivers a highly successful, evidence-based and accredited teaching program that educates students in the clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic skills required for registration as a chiropractor. The Department, program and staff have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and aim to continuously improve and refresh their approach to teaching. The Department has a strong commitment to a musculoskeletal research program, as well as service to the profession and the community. For further information about the Department of Chiropractic, please click here. Macquarie is a university engaged with the real and often complex problems and opportunities that define our lives. Since our foundation 54 years ago, we have aspired to be a different type of university. Over the years, we’ve grown to become the centre of a vibrant local and global community. Connect with us today.

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Applications Close: Sunday 17 November 2019 at 11:55pm EST

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