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LecturerSenior Lecturer in Public Health

Full Time
Vacancy type: Internal Vacancy, External Vacancy
Categories: Education/Training, Academic - Teaching and Leadership

Salary Package: from $105,992 - $125,405 (Level B) - $129,416 - $148,830 (Level C), plus 13.5% employer’s superannuation and annual leave loading
Appointment Type: Full time, fixed term to December 2021
Macquarie University (North Ryde) location
The Role
We are seeking a highly motivated and flexible, teaching innovator with authentic content knowledge in public health/health promotion and online education experience.
Collaborating with the course directors of the Master of Public Health and Bachelor of Human Sciences, you will be focused on convening units and enhancing the organisation and delivery of teaching to optimise the student experience. You will provide leadership of academic courses and activities, with an emphasis on pedagogic innovation, governance, and leadership within public health and across the University more broadly.
Macquarie University recently introduced an Academic Job Family Framework which recognises and rewards the breadth of academic work including promotion pathways. The Teaching & Leadership Academic is a specialist teaching and leadership role for academic staff who demonstrate excellence in teaching and leadership. As a specialist role, Teaching and Leadership Academic staff dedicate their workload contribution to Teaching, Teaching Leadership, and Service. Click here for more information.
About Us
In Macquarie"s Faculty of Medicine, Health, and Human Sciences you will join leading researchers, passionate educators, and internationally respected clinicians, united in a mission towards delivering the best in student education and training in patient care. Home to the Australian Institute of Health Innovation and Australia"s first fully integrated academic health sciences centre, we are a place of bold discoveries and distinctive educational programs that embolden future leaders.
The Department of Health Systems and Populations aims to build world class teaching programs and undertake research relevant to 21st century population health needs. Our commitment to Macquarie University"s teaching, research, and indigenous strategies, and being a part of MQ Health, upholds our vision to "heal, learn, discover", and makes our Department a vibrant place to study, research, work, and deliver meaningful outcomes in a complex world.
To Apply
To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please apply online and attach your resume with details of your discipline and address the selection criteria below in your cover letter (2-3 page maximum).
Essential for all applicants:
Master of Public Health or equivalent higher degree training
Demonstrated success in the delivery of lectures, tutorials, assessment, and exam marking in the relevant discipline area
Exceptional teaching skills including evidence of excellent student outcomes and reflective practice
Demonstrated innovation in pedagogy, teaching practice, online learning, and/or curriculum development
Evidence of successful delivery to diverse student cohorts at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels
Criteria for Senior Lecturer applicants:
Evidence of creating a superior student experience and student engagement
Demonstrated success in academic leadership in the delivery of units or courses
Proven contribution to the advancement of learning and teaching within one’s discipline
High motivation, flexibility, and proven online and digital experience
Completion of a PhD
Additionally, teaching or professional accreditation (such as HEA fellowship, ESSA accreditation) will be highly regarded
Specific Role Enquiries: Professor Janaki Amin, Head of Department, Health Systems and Populations janaki.amin@mq,
General Enquiries: Rohana Nagarajah, HR Administrator, at
Applications Close: 11:55pm (AEST); Sunday 7th June 2020
Macquarie University is committed to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. We value individual difference and recognise the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where the backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our staff are a driving force for collaboration, innovation and impact.
We work to ensure genuine equality of opportunity for people regardless of their gender, age, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and/or family status, and we encourage you to apply for a position at Macquarie University.

Advertised: 27 May 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 07 Jun 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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