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Senior Lecturer in Medical Education

Apply now Job no: 497513
Work type: Part time
Location: Launceston
Categories: Teaching Focused

Senior Lecturer in Medical Education


  • Part time 0.3 FTE ongoing position
  • Based in Launceston
  • Provide academic leadership


The College of Health & Medicine incorporates the School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, School of Nursing, Menzies Institute for Medical Research and Wicking Dementia and Research Education Centre. The College provides world-class research and teaching, offering undergraduate and postgraduate programs at the University’s Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Coast and Sydney campuses.


The Opportunity

The Senior Lecturer in Medical Education will work collaboratively within a state-wide academic and administrative team responsible for designing and delivering core components of the teaching and assessment program for medical students at the Launceston Clinical School, and if relevant across campuses.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Make a strong and sustained contribution to the University in achieving its strategic objectives and fulfilling its operational responsibilities.
  • Undertake scholarly coursework teaching of an exemplary quality.
  • Be responsible for clinical teaching in the applicant’s relevant specialty.
  • Provide academic leadership.
  • Participate in high-quality research of relevance to medical education.


Your Application

To be successful in the role, your application will need to demonstrate;

  • Completion of a medical degree and current registration as a medical practitioner with the Medical Board of Australia.
  • Awareness of key policies and procedures that relate to education at the University level.
  • Experience and achievement in teaching and learning.
  • A strong record of clinical teaching and participation in the professional development of medical students.
  • Clear interest in contribution to research of relevance to medical education.



Appointment to this role will be at Academic Level C and will have a total remuneration package of up to $161,207 pro rata comprising base salary within the range of $121,325 to $137,784 pro rata plus 17% superannuation.


COVID-19 Update:

The University of Tasmania recognises that this is critical for the workforce at the University to protect the safety of our workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians.

Applicants for this role must be prepared to provide evidence of Covid-19 vaccination as a condition of employment.

How to Apply

  • To apply online, please provide the following supporting documentation:
    • Resume;
    • Cover letter outlining your suitability and motivation for the role;
    • Your responses to the success criteria.
  • For further information about this position, please contact Jan Radford, Professor in General Practice and Director of the Launceston Clinical School. or (03) 6777 8790 or 0419 885 285
  • Please visit for our guide to applying and details on the recruitment process.


Applications close Sunday, 3 July 2022, 11.55pm

To be eligible for this position, you are required to have Australian citizenship, permanent residence or a current valid visa that allows you to fulfil the requirements of this role.


Download File Position Description - Senior Lecturer in Medical Education.pdf

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