Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Anatomy

University of New South Wales School of Medical Sciences

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Anatomy (Education Focussed)

Apply now Job no: 501588
Work type: Part-time
Location: Sydney, NSW
Categories: Senior Lecturer, Lecturer

The School of Medical Sciences (SoMS) is the largest School within UNSW Medicine, and one of the largest at UNSW. The School is based largely within the Wallace Wurth (Medicine) and Biosciences Buildings on the Kensington campus, but also includes the UNSW Lifestyle Clinic on High Street, Randwick. Website

The Opportunity: 

  • 3-Year Fixed Term, Part time (0.5FTE) contract
  • Level B/C: $109K - $152K Prorated (+17% Superannuation & leave loading)
  • Based at Kensington Campus, Sydney, NSW, Australia

UNSW’s Education Focussed roles (EF) enable academics to specialise in education and devote their time to delivering high-quality teaching and pursuing initiatives to enhance the educational experience of our students. Those who are appointed to this prestigious specialism will be expected to successfully drive educational excellence within the university’s teaching and learning communities.

Please review the attached position description for a full description of the accountabilities and skills/experience required for each level role. Download File PD Level B C Lecturer Anatomy

Key Skills and Experience: 

Level B

  • A PhD in a related discipline or Degree in Medicine and/or relevant work experience.
  • Actively stays up to date with discipline knowledge and professional development.
  • Demonstrated experience in teaching and learning design, development and delivery at undergraduate and/or postgraduate level.
  • Experience using and/or designing educational technologies and online/virtual delivery methods.
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness and passion for educational excellence (e.g. relevant discipline-based curriculum design and development at a variety of levels and scales).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of industry or experience of work-integrated learning (desirable).
  • Evidence of highly developed interpersonal and organisational skills.
  • Evidence of ability to support and inspire students from diverse backgrounds and support student equity, diversity and inclusion initiatives.
  • An understanding of and commitment to UNSW’s aims, objectives and values in action, together with relevant policies and guidelines.
  • Knowledge of health and safety responsibilities and commitment to attending relevant health and safety training.

Level C (in addition to the above)

  • Experience of implementing educational technologies and online delivery methods.
  • Evidence of teaching effectiveness and passion for educational excellence and fostering this in others.
  • Demonstrated experience with industry or work-integrated learning.
  • Evidence of professional development of teaching practice in self and others with the ability to advance and lead an inclusive culture of excellence in learning and teaching.
  • Demonstrated success in initiating curriculum development and improvement.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with the profession and industry and attract funding for learning and teaching initiatives.

Contact (for job related questions) 

Professor Nalini Pather                                  E:  n.pather@unsw.edu.au

Applications close: 11pm, 6th May 2021.

UNSW aspires to be the exemplar Australian university and employer of choice for people from diverse backgrounds. UNSW aims to ensure equality in recruitment, development, retention and promotion of staff and that no-one is disadvantaged on the basis of their gender, cultural background, disability, sexual orientation or identity or Indigenous heritage. We encourage everyone who meets the selection criteria to apply.

UNSW partners with Australia’s leading diversity organisations, networks, and campaigns. Please refer to UNSW’s diversity offerings for further information on our flexible work and leave options, and support for carers (childcare, parent rooms, parental leave).

Advertised: 09 Apr 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time

Applications close: 06 May 2021 AUS Eastern Standard Time