Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor - Speech Pathology

La Trobe University


October 9, 2022


Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor - Speech Pathology

Job No.: 563779

Work type: Fixed Term

Full time/ Fixed Term 3 years

  • Located at Bendigo Campus
  • Level C - TRP $143,087 - $164,359 per annum inclusive of 17% superannuation
  • Level D - TRP $171,452 - $188,472 per annum inclusive of 17% superannuation
  • About the position

    La Trobe University offers an established undergraduate (Bachelor of Speech Pathology (Honours)) courses delivered through the La Trobe Rural Health School, on the Bendigo campus. The La Trobe Rural Health School (LRHS) is the largest rural health school in Australia. The successful applicant will coordinate and teach subjects and courses providing a high quality learning experience that engages undergraduate, honours and postgraduate students. The successful candidate will assure the delivery of the Speech Pathology program is conducted in accordance with University policy and accreditation requirements, whilie leading and promoting the speech pathology profession within the University and on national stages.

    Skills and Experience

    To be considered for this position, you will have;

  • Completion of a PhD or equivalent accreditation and standing recognised by the University/profession as appropriate for the relevant discipline areas.
  • Demonstrated effectiveness and leadership in curriculum development and teaching with a proven commitment to excellence in teaching.
  • Record of attracting honours/research students and successful supervision.
  • Evidence of effective contributions to leadership and management at the Department, School or University level, including management and mentoring staff.
  • Distinguished record of nationally and/or internationally recognised work as a speech pathologist or independent researcher, with evidence of its impact and significance.
  • Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

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  • 17% employer contributed superannuation
  • On site child care facilities
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Discounts for staff and their family members to study a range of La Trobe courses
  • How to apply

    Closing date: By 11:55pm (9 October 2022)

    Position Enquiries: Brett Gordon E:

    Recruitment Enquiries:

    Position Description below:

    PD-Speech Pathology-Level-C-Teaching-and-Research.docx

    PD-Speech Pathology-Level-D-Teaching-and-ResearchR1.docx

    Only candidates with Full Working Rights in Australia may apply for this position.

    COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

    The University's Health and Safety Procedure – COVID-19 Vaccination and Other Measures , requires staff engaged to perform work onsite at La Trobe University to be Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they are exempt from being vaccinated due to a recognised medical contraindication. This position will require the incumbent to work onsite. As such, an offer of employment will be conditional upon the applicant being Fully Vaccinated against COVID-19 or medically exempt from receiving a COVID-19 vaccination, and providing satisfactory evidence of their vaccination or exemption status to the University.

    Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description
  • Please scroll down to apply.

    Why La Trobe:

  • Develop your career at an innovative, global university where you'll collaborate with community and industry to create impact.
  • Enjoy working on our inspiring and stunning campuses – the perfect hub for industry, students and academics
  • Help transform the lives of students, partners and communities now and in future
  • All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

    About the employer

    La Trobe University is a public research university based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its main campus is located in the Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. The university was established in 1964, becoming the third university in the state of Victoria and...