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Melbourne Veterinary School

Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, The University of Melbourne

Salary: AUD131,739 - AUD151,900 p.a. (Level C) + 17% superannuation

Role: Academic - Full time continuing position

Location: Werribee, Victoria, Australia

The Senior Lecturer (Veterinary Pathology) will provide leadership and foster excellence in teaching and research at the University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Sciences, Melbourne Veterinary School. This position will actively mentor and deliver teaching to students, including but not limited to developing and delivering lectures, developing teaching materials, conducting workshops and classes throughout the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program in the veterinary pathology discipline. The position will have a particular focus on the diagnosis of animal diseases and causes of mortality through performing autopsy, microscopic examinations of tissues, and laboratory testing.

The position will actively participate in leadership and service both within and outside the University and broader community and be an effective member of committees at the Department, School, Faculty and, if appropriate, University levels. The position will also play an important role in developing teaching and research within the Melbourne Veterinary School, assisting with the contribution to strategic and operational plans.

To ensure the University provides a safe environment for children, this position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check.

Please note: to be eligible to apply, you must be located in Australia and have the legal right to work in Australia for the duration of the assignment.

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  • Flexible family friendly policies, providing generous leave and working conditions
  • The opportunity to work in a culturally rich environment
  • A substantial discount to eligible staff and their immediate families in undertaking further studies at the University of Melbourne

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Applications close: 16 Sep 2021 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

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