Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor - Speech Pathology

La Trobe University
November 20, 2023
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Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor - Speech Pathology

Job No.: 566541

Work type: Continuing

About the position

The La Trobe Rural Health School (LRHS) is the largest rural health school in Australia. The LRHS is based at all four regional campuses of the University: Bendigo, Mildura, Shepparton and Albury-Wodonga. The LRHS aims to Make Rural Health and Wellbeing Matter locally, nationally and internationally through graduates and research outcomes that make a difference. As a Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Speech Pathology, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the field, along with leading an academic team delivering an established undergraduate course. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the discipline of Speech Pathology in the LRHS
  • Subject coordination and research student supervision
  • Delivering engaging and informative lectures, workshops, and seminars to our enthusiastic students.
  • Conducting cutting-edge research in Speech Pathology and Rural Health, contributing to the body of knowledge.
  • Mentoring and guiding the next generation of speech pathologists, fostering their growth.
  • Collaborating with colleagues to enhance the department's academic programs and curriculum.
  • Skills and Experience

    We are seeking an exceptional candidate with:

  • A doctoral degree in Speech Pathology or a related field.
  • A strong track record of teaching and research in Speech Pathology.
  • A commitment to academic excellence and student success.
  • The ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and students.
  • Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

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  • 17% employer contributed superannuation
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Discounts for staff and their family members to study a range of La Trobe courses
  • Closing date: 20 November 2023 By 11:55pm

    Position Enquiries: Head of Department Rural Allied Health, Brett Gordon E. [email protected] T : +61 3 5444 7680

    Recruitment Enquiries: Senior Talent Aquisition Business Partner, Melissa Magaton E. [email protected]

    Position Description(s) below:

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    PD-NEW-Speech Pathology-Level-D-Teaching-and-Research (3).docx

    Please indicate which level role(s) you are applying for with your application

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

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each bullet point under the Essential Criteria ‘Skills and knowledge required for the position', which is located in the position description.
  • How to apply

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    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants We welcome and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

    La Trobe University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. We take an intersectional approach by actively supporting and encouraging people of all backgrounds and abilities to submit an application and aim to ensure that the recruitment and employee experience is as accessible and inclusive as possible. Flexibility in interview format will be offered to shortlisted candidates.

    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.

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