Senior Lecturer - Nutrition, Dietetics and Food

Updated: 20 days ago
Location: Melbourne, VICTORIA
Deadline: 14 Jul 2021

Senior Lecturer - Nutrition, Dietetics and Food

Job No.: 619453

Location: Notting Hill and Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $123,882 - $142,845 pa Level C (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. And that’s because you’re not just starting your career, or taking on a bigger challenge. You’re making a real contribution - surrounded by energetic, inspiring people who are driven to make a difference as well. Monash is a place where you’ll be able to develop your career in exciting, sometimes unexpected ways – putting you in the best possible position for a rewarding future.

The Opportunity

The Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, is the largest faculty at Monash University and offers the most comprehensive suite of professional health training in Victoria. The School of Clinical Science at Monash Health (SCS) is Monash’s largest deliverer of clinical teaching in the undergraduate medical student curriculum, providing 50% of total clinical placements across multiple disciplines and sites.

An opportunity has become available for a Senior Lecturer to join the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food. In this role, you will be reporting to the Head of Department and will provide a range of high-quality research and/or professional activities, to the teaching effort of the department within the University.

This can include:

  • Coordinate research for publication in international peer-reviewed journals
  • Leading and supervising various programs and projects for PhD students
  • Proactively planning and conducting tutorials, workshops, clinical sessions, lectures and seminars
  • Effective initiation and development of course material whereby course/unit coordination is enhanced
  • Conducting broad administrative functions including marking and assessments

This is a unique opportunity suited to a highly motivated individual who can work under general direction. The successful applicant will have strong communication, passion for scholarly and research activities and strive to make a difference. The successful applicant will have a PhD in nutrition or a related field with subsequent extensively recognised experience and specialist expertise.

If you feel you have the drive and expertise to contribute to this team, we welcome your application.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. Some positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs ".


Professor Gary Williamson, Head of Department, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences,

Position Description

 Senior Lecturer - Nutrition, Dietetics and Food

Closing Date

Wednesday 14 July 2021, 11:55pm AEST

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