Lecturer/Snr Lecturer in Nutrition & Dietetics

September 16, 2021



Location: Gold Coast
Company: Griffith University
$98174 – $138674 p.a.

About the opportunity
We are currently looking for a Lecturer /Senior Lecturer in Nutrition and Dietetics. The primary focus of this role is the Lead in Medical Nutrition Therapy responsible for delivery of this stream throughout the Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics program. This role includes research and research supervision in related areas. Success in this role requires collaboration with interprofessional teaching team, the professional organisation of Dietitians Australia and external providers.

About you
To be successful within this role, you will be an Accredited Practising Dietitian who has the knowledge and experience to be able to deliver student-focused learning and teaching in the area of Medical Nutrition Therapy. You will possess a doctoral level qualification (or equivalent accreditation and standing) in a field related to Nutrition and Dietetics and evidence of a passion for research and research supervision. In addition you will effectively engage with external partners to deliver an excellent student fieldwork experience and to enhance the professional reputation of Griffith’s Nutrition and Dietetics Discipline.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Gold Coast campus and it is expected that the successful candidate will be available to attend campus in person as a normal requirement of the role. Further, you may be required to work on either a temporary or an indefinite basis at any premises, which the University currently has or may subsequently acquire or at any premises at which it may from time to time provide services.

Salary range
Lecturer Level B: $98,174- $116,584 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation $114,863 – 136,404.

Senior Lecturer, Level C: $120,263- $138,674 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation $140,708 – $162,248.

How to apply
Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • A covering statement outlining your suitability for the role (please refer to the position description)
  • Current curriculum vitae, including name and contact details

Obtain the position description by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the position description.

Note: Application attachments should be saved as .doc, .docx or .pdf only. File names should be no more than 25 characters long and should include letters and numbers only.

Applicants must have unrestricted work rights.

What Griffith University offers
Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that spans five physical campuses in South East Queensland and all disciplines, while our network of more than 200,000 graduates extends around the world.

At Griffith University, we’ve worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.

Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith’s strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information
For further information about this role, please contact Professor Lauren Williams, Discipline Lead Nutrition and Dietetics on +61 (0) 7 5678 0155 or [email protected].

For application queries, please contact People Services on +61 (0) 7 373 54011.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply. If you wish to discuss First Peoples Employment further please contact the Talent Management Partner (First Peoples) – Joshua Long on (07) 37355403 or [email protected].

Closing date: Wednesday 13th October 2021 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

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