The College of Science, Health, Engineering and Education (SHEE) at Murdoch University has core research and teaching strengths in Molecular and Biomedical Sciences, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Sciences and Environmental and Conservation Sciences. The School of Veterinary Medicine is involved in teaching undergraduate medical students and biomedical science students, amongst other Life Science cohorts. The development of two major medical teaching hospitals within the Murdoch Activity Precinct has presented the School with the opportunity to strengthen our engagement in the One-Health agenda, an area that lies at the intersection of common inter-related problems involving the health of humans, animals and the environment.
The School is currently recruiting academic positions that can span veterinary and medical science in the One-Health arena. In this round, we intend to employ a veterinary/medical scientist with expertise covering the areas of public health and epidemiology. The appointee will be expected to develop links with appropriate funding and professional bodies, conduct leading edge research, and take responsibility for developing and conducting undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in their expertise areas.
Skills and Experience
The successful appointee will have demonstrated knowledge and research focus on Veterinary Public Health, a broader focus on the application of epidemiology to Public Health.
Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role at each level.
Additional Salary Information: Lecturer | $93k-$110k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
Senior Lecturer | $114k-$131k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
Internal Number: 0293E01/202313
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