Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anaesthesia

School of Veterinary Science, The University of Queensland, Gatton, Australia

School of Veterinary Science

The School of Veterinary Science has a rich history having been founded in 1936 and has a well-deserved reputation for graduating self-reliant, independent and highly capable veterinarians with plenty of initiative and drive. As one of the largest Veterinary science groups in the Southern Hemisphere, its diverse group of academic and clinical staff contribute to animal science, health and welfare through innovative, practical research, advanced veterinary services and successful industry partnerships.

The role

The successful applicant will undertake teaching and research and service in veterinary anaesthesia for all animal species with a focus on companion animals and horses. They will contribute to the teaching of anaesthesia to undergraduate and postgraduate students and will contribute to ongoing development of the curriculum in these fields.

The successful applicant will also contribute to the School’s Anaesthesia clinical team, which provides veterinary clinical services to the community and for referring veterinarians. Participation in veterinary clinical service may be expected to include provision of support for the after-hours emergency and critical care service. The balance of clinical, teaching and research work will be determined in consultation with the HOS and reviewed annually.

The appointee will be expected to contribute to the national and international research profile of the School, and will be expected to supervise research students, establish a research program, and obtain external grant funding.

This position is located at The University of Queensland’s picturesque Gatton Campus. Gatton Campus, UQ combines its Queensland Agricultural College heritage with modern research and teaching facilities in veterinary science and agriculture. Just over an hour’s drive west of Brisbane and five kilometres from the local township, the 1068-hectare Gatton campus offers a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and world-class facilities.

The person

Applicants should have a degree in Veterinary Science (or equivalent), registrable in Queensland. Ideally you will have advanced training and clinical experience in Veterinary Anaesthesia, along with a demonstrated ability to teach students at undergraduate, postgraduate and/or professional level. Successful applicants will also have evidence of clinical research experience including successful applications for research funding and have published research results in peer-reviewed journals.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage (https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity) for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.

Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to the contact person listed in the job advertisement.

Remuneration

This is a full-time continuing position at Academic Level B or C.

For Academic Level B, the remuneration package will be in the range AUD$99,542 - $118,206 (FTE), plus superannuation of up to 17%

For Academic Level C, the remuneration package will be in the range AUD$121,939 - $140,603 (FTE), plus superannuation of up to 17%. 

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, recreation leave loading, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, development programs and many other benefits.

Our Selection Process

Please note that Panel Interviews have been scheduled for 12 May 2021 at The University of Queensland's Gatton campus.

The University of Queensland is committed to ensuring all candidates are provided with the opportunity to attend the panel interviews, however, for those candidates who are unable to attend in person, video interview options will be available.

Enquiries

To discuss this role please contact Professor Nigel Perkins on n.perkins1@uq.edu.au

To Apply

To submit an application for this role, go to https://search.careers.uq.edu.au/caw/en/job/513458/lecturer-senior-lecturer-in-veterinary-anaesthesia and use the Apply button.

All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Selection Criteria responses

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Applications close: 3 May 2021

Job No: 513458

 

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