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Senior Lecturer in Medicine

Flinders University

Position Details

  • Fixed term until December 31 2023 Part-Time at 0.8

  • Academic Level C $124,109 – $142,764 p.a.

  • Location: Bedford Park

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About the College of Medicine and Public Health        

At the College of Medicine and Public Health, we deliver clinical, population and lab-based research, integrated teaching programs and high-quality clinical services. Our footprint reaches out from our world class teaching hospital at the Flinders Medical Centre in South Australia to multiple rural clinical locations all the way to Darwin in the Northern Territory. Our research and teaching equip the next generation of leaders and innovators with the skill, commitment, and vision to protect vulnerable communities and truly advance health outcomes. It is at the heart of everything we do. 

About the Role

As Senior Lecturer, you will provide leadership in delivering excellence in teaching and learning across the suite of topics in the Medical Program by bringing a focus on assessment and evaluation. This position is critical to the success of the University’s strategic plan and is responsible for making a significant and wide-ranging contribution to innovative teaching practices and technologies to deliver excellence in teaching.  By playing a lead role in the review, renewal, development and design of curricula and courses you will nurture creativity and critical-thinking skills, to further enhance the student experience.

As a leader within the College of Medicine and Public Health, you will build and maintain strategic relationships with a range of stakeholders and help shape a highly respectful and collaborative work environment for all.

About You

To be successful in this role, you will be an excellent and experienced tertiary teacher in Medicine and Public Health.  With a strong understanding of the nexus between teaching and learning, research and scholarship and a proven track record of direct teaching that enhances the student experience, curriculum design and review are second nature to you.  You are an excellent communicator in all formats, particularly in your ability to establish effective relationships with staff, students and industry nationally and/or internationally. Naturally, you will hold a PhD, or EdB, (or equivalent) qualification.

You will also be able to demonstrate:

  • Evidence of strategic and pragmatic thinking resulting in innovative solutions for problems

  • Previous leadership to professional activities within a relevant external professional domain and within a wider community context at local, national or international level which could include topic/course coordinator, major award programs, leadership in quality assurance processes and relationship building with external parties including consultancy work and conferences.

  • Proven understanding of successful and sustained project management from conception and funding application through to outcome

Life at Flinders

We’re transforming and investing in people and facilities to create contemporary, stimulating, and satisfying learning and work environments that reflect our core values of excellence, innovation, courage, and integrity. Flinders is refocusing its strategic priorities with the aim of elevating its performance to be a top ten Australian university, and amongst the top 1% in the world.

Reaching beyond the limits of buildings, borders, and backgrounds, ours is an inclusive culture that believes absolutely in equality and opportunity for all. We don’t just accommodate differences; we embrace and celebrate them. So, why work at Flinders?

  • 17% Superannuation + salary packaging options

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Wide range of professional development activities and services

  • We embrace diversity and promote equity and inclusion for all students and staff

  • Vibrant campus life and amenities including on campus health care servicesgym  and childcare centre (Bedford Park, South Australia).

Prescribed Conditions for Employment

  • A valid National Police Certificate which is satisfactory to the University will also be required before the successful applicant can commence in this position.

  • Please note that you may be required to provide evidence that you are up to date with COVID-19 vaccinations, in line with the Flinders University COVID-19 Vaccination Policy  

  • It is a requirement of this position that the incumbent maintain a current Working With Children Check which is satisfactory to the University in accordance with the Child Safety (Prohibited Persons) Act 2016 (SA).

How to Apply and Information

  • You are required to submit Suitability Statement of no more than 3 pages, addressing the Key Position Capabilities of the position description

  • For more information regarding this position, please contact Alison Jones

Applications to be submitted before 11:59 pm Wednesday, 18 January 2023.

Late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.

Applications to be submitted before 11.59pm:

18 Jan 2023

At Flinders we embrace and celebrate diversity and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and people of all ages, ethnicities, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities.

Flinders. Fearless.

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