Professional Practice Fellow

University of Otago
February 09, 2023
Offerd Salary:$66,942 to $78,258
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Professional Practice Fellow - Early Learning in Medicine (Preventive and Social Medicine)-2300192


About our team/Mō te tīma

Our education programmes emphasise equitable health outcomes and a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi. Our graduates provide high-quality, patient-centred, evidence-based care here in Aotearoa and around the world.

Our researchers are improving health outcomes for generations of New Zealanders.

The role/Te mahi

As a Professional Practice Fellow in the Early Learning in Medicine (ELM) Programme, you will deliver Integrated Case tutorials to third year medical students.

The Integrated Case Programme Module integrates material from all programmes across ELM, and applies it to a patient's presenting problem or problems. Clinical scenarios are presented in tutorials, and in part as eLearning, to illustrate the application of the medical sciences to clinical practice.

Along with the Clinical Skills Programme, the Integrated Case Programme introduces students to the process of clinical reasoning.

Your skills and experience/Kā pūkeka me kā wheako

The successful candidate will have: • A health professional qualification, preferably in medicine. • A commitment to modern educational principles and practices. • An aptitude for effective teaching at tertiary level. • Excellent interpersonal skills. • Excellent interactive skills with students and staff.

Appointment within the Professional Practice Fellow scale will depend on the candidates' qualifications and experience.

Further details/Pūroko

This is a part-time position (0.1FTE up to 0.6FTE), fixed term from February to November 2023.

You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this role.

Tutorial times are: • Cases: Thursday 2 – 4 pm, Friday 11am – 1pm; • EPE (ELM 3): Wednesday 2-4pm, 4-6pm and Thursday 9-11am; • EPE (ELM 2): Monday 4-6pm, Thursday 4-6pm and Friday 2-4pm

Applications to teach one or both tutorials will be considered. The department are open to the position being filled by one candidate (0.6FTE) or multiple candidates (0.1FTE per tutorial time).

For further information, please contact Associate Professor John Dockerty, via the contact details below.


To submit your application (including CV and cover letter), please click the apply button. Applications quoting reference number 2200192 will close on Thursday, 9 February 2023.

Additional Information

Note: As a part-time position, the salary range for this role will be the pro-rata equivalent of the annual full-time salary range listed.

Contact: John Dockerty Tel: +64 3 479 8425

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Fixed Term

Salary Level and Range

Teaching & Professional Practice Fellow 1 ($66,942 to $78,258) or 2 ($81,773 to $92,308)


Preventive and Social Medicine

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