Wood Jones Chair in Anatomy

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 20 Sep 2020

Job no:504533
Work type:Continuing - Full-time
Campus:Adelaide, Australia
Categories:Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, Level E


Level E Professorial salary plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply.

*Continuing position

*Wood Jones Chair in Anatomy will provide academic and research leadership within the Adelaide Medical School (AMS)

AMS is one of the strongest research and teaching departments at the University and is home to programs including the MBBS and from 2022, the BMD. The Wood Jones Chair in Anatomy will ensure that human anatomy education at the University of Adelaide is of the highest national and international standard.  If successful you will be responsible for enhancement of existing approaches and development of novel approaches to anatomy education. Particular emphasis will be given to the development and use of modern and novel digital technologies in anatomy teaching.

To succeed in this position you will have excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills, and a distinguished teaching and research track record. A collegiate approach to working is considered important as is the ability to work effectively with partners and colleagues.

If this sounds like you, we would be delighted to hear from you.

To be successful you will need:

  • A doctoral qualification in a relevant area of anatomical sciences or associated discipline with relevant research experience, or
  • Equivalent accreditation and standing and/or recognised significant experience in the relevant discipline area.
  • Established undergraduate and postgraduate level teaching skills including program and/or course coordination across a range of programs including Medicine.
  • Ability to influence change and demonstrate in an innovative nature using multi-modal anatomy resources.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of seven schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

Learn more at: health.adelaide.edu.au

If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click on the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our online application form. Please address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 20 September 2020.

For further information

If you would like a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Associate Professor Corinna Van Den Heuvel

Acting Head of School, AMS
E: corinna.vandenheuvel@adelaide.edu.au

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply

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