An attractive remuneration package at a consultant and an academic Level C
for this joint appointment will be offered, including an employer contribution
of up to 17% superannuation
Full-time continuing position available
This is a great opportunity in a joint position between the University of
Adelaide and the Women's and Children't Hospital Health Network. The
successful applicant will be provided with 2 separate employment contracts.
Exciting Senior Lecturer role in the Discipline of Paediatrics as part of a
joint appointment with the Women's and Children's Hospital Health Network
The Adelaide Medical School is seeking to appoint a Senior Lecturer in the
Discipline of Paediatrics who will be based at the Women's and Children's
Hospital, and will participate in the delivery of clinical services in
As the appointee, you will supervise trainee medical staff, undergraduate and
postgraduate students. You will provide leadership in teaching and research in
the Adelaide Medical School and in service and policy development at the
Women's and Children's Hospital Health Network.
This full-time position will be located within the Adelaide Medical School or
its affiliated research and teaching spaces, with clinical services and duties
provided in the Discipline of Paediatrics at the Women's and Children's
The responsibilities to the University of Adelaide position include leadership
in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and the development of a high
quality research program relevant to the Discipline. Additionally, the
successful applicant will be required to evaluate and provide academic support
within the Women's and Children's Hospital including the promotion of a
culture of research and teaching excellence.
To be successful you will need:
Registered as a medical practitioner and specialist paediatrician; FRACP
Higher degree by research such as MD, PhD.
Demonstrated track record in research and teaching commensurate with
Experience in conducting high quality research in Paediatrics.
Demonstrated excellence in teaching, both undergraduate and postgraduate
students in a tertiary clinical and academic setting.
Enjoy an outstanding career environment
The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size,
breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including
significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a
vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.
It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our
operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many
world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but
across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant
source of inspiration.
Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with
our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect,
collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are
our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills,
knowledge and capability of all our staff.
We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the
changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working
arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.
In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These
include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality
professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health
clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.
Your faculty's broader role
The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest
concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical
titleholders. It's comprised of six schools and a number of specialist
disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class
research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons;
dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health
Learn more at: health.adelaide.edu.au
If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make
Click on the ‘Apply Now' button to be taken through to the online application
form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document
that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position
as contained in the selection criteria document.
Applications close 11:55pm, 14 October 2021.
For further information
For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:
Professor Jennifer Couper
Discipline Lead - Discipline of Paediatrics, Women's and Children's Hospital
P: +61 (8) 8161 6242
For application related enquiries, contact:
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences HR Team
You'll find a full role statement below: (If no links appear, try viewing on
The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the
requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.
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