LECTURER IN DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING
Job no: 0028407
Work type: Continuing
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne Veterinary School
Salary: $107,547 - $127,707 (Level B)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 17% super
An exciting opportunity is available for a Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging to
join the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences.
The University of Melbourne's U-Vet Werribee Animal Hospital is one of
Australia's leading veterinary hospital facilities based in Werribee. We offer
complete animal care to the public including Primary Care (general practice
and preventative care), a suite of specialist services, specialist support
services and critical care services. U-Vet is, first and foremost, a teaching
hospital, where our vets use their experience to foster the next generation of
veterinarians and veterinary specialists studying at the Melbourne Veterinary
School, ranked 18th in the world for veterinary science in the QS World
University Rankings by Subject 2021. Our expert vets train students with the
assistance of our academic staff, who are world leaders in clinical excellence
The dedicated Werribee campus is located less than an hour from Melbourne and
has recently undergone a $63 million redevelopment, making U-Vet home to the
most modern veterinary facilities in Australasia.
About the role
The Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging will provide excellence in clinical service
delivery, teaching and clinical research in the University of Melbourne's
Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, Melbourne Veterinary School.
Working within the University's teaching hospital, the U-Vet Werribee Animal
Hospital (U-Vet), this position will form part of the Diagnostic Imaging
team and will provide high quality services.
The position is responsible for the delivery of teaching in the area of
diagnostic imaging to students, developing lectures, workshops and practical
classes, and will contribute to the student learning experience.
As a Lecturer, the position will be responsible for independent teaching and
clinical research and will be required to develop collaborative, applied
research in the areas of Diagnostic Imaging, seeking collaborative
opportunities within the Faculty, the wider University and external partners.
The Lecturer in Diagnostic Imaging will have an awarded Doctor of Veterinary
Medicine or equivalent veterinary degree, registrable in Victoria. The ideal
candidate will have completed an accredited training program such as FANZCVS,
ECVDI or ACVR and will be eligible to sit the qualifying examinations.
It is essential that the incumbent has demonstrated ability to manage a
diagnostic imaging caseload within a teaching veterinary hospital environment
or busy practice. The position will require proven experience or the capacity
to deliver innovative teaching, guidance, supervision and mentoring students,
trainees and technicians as appropriate within a clinical setting.
Demonstrated experience and the ability to undertake original and independent
clinical research in a related area, evidenced by a record contribution in
peer reviewed journals, book chapters, conference papers and presentations is
an essential requirement of this role.
Staff benefits include:
Employee Assistance Program
Newly refurbished and built hospital facilities
Easy on-site parking at Werribee
Discounted health insurance
Discounted veterinary services
Fee discounts for study at the University.
How to Apply
Please click apply and provide a cover letter, CV and response to the
selection criteria in the relevant position.
For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the
selection criteria, please go to:
https: // about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria.
To ensure the University provides a safe environment for children, this
position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with
Advertised: 09 Jun 2021 12:05 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 08 Jul 2021 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time