Lecturer in Cancer Research
University of New South Wales

Lecturer in Cancer Research (Clinical)

Job no: 499614

Work type: Fixed term - Full time

Location: Sydney, NSW

Categories: Lecturer

UNSW Medicine is a national leader in learning, teaching and research, with close affiliations to a number of Australia’s finest hospitals, research institutes and health care organisations. With a strong presence at UNSW Kensington campus, the faculty have staff and students in teaching hospitals in Sydney as well as regional and rural areas of NSW including Albury/Wodonga, Wagga Wagga, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie.

The Opportunity:

  • 3 year Fixed-term, Full-time role
  • Academic Level B (+ 17% superannuation, leave loading & clinical loading if applicable)
  • Based in Sydney, Australia

The Lecturer – Cancer (Clinical) is responsible for completing research and teaching activities, as well as active contributions in professional and administrative activities in UNSW Medicine. The Lecturer - Cancer (Clinical) will drive research jointly across Prince of Wales Hospital, Royal Hospital for Women or Sydney Children’s Hospital Randwick Cancer Services and the UNSW Faculty of Medicine, aligned with the overall strategic goals of the Cancer Service and UNSW Cancer Research Theme. Clinical duties will comprise 0.2 FTE of the position in a relevant clinical department.

This position reports directly to both the Head of School, at a relevant UNSW Medicine school, and Director of Cancer Services, Prince of Wales Hospital, Royal Hospital for Women or Sydney Children’s Hospital Randwick, with oversight from the UNSW Cancer Research Theme Principal. Please refer to the position description. Download File Level B - Clinical Academic - Randwick.pdf

The successful applicant will have:

  • A degree in a relevant field (i.e. MBBS or MD) with medical registration in NSW or international equivalent
  • Completed PhD or evidence of advanced progress (2+ years FTE) into a higher degree by research course (i.e. PhD)
  • Proven track record in publishing scientific research and demonstrated experience in grant writing, ethics submissions, and data analysis
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail and the ability to liaise effectively with all levels of staff, students, management, collaborators and members of the public
  • Proven ability in working effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team and in supervising technical staff and students
  • Knowledge of health and safety responsibilities and commitment to attending relevant health and safety training

Please address the selection criteria from the position description in your application.

Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.

Contact (for role related questions only):

Merita O’Connell                       E: merita.oconnell@unsw.edu.au

Applications close: 11pm, 18th August 2020

Find out more about working at UNSW at https://med.unsw.edu.au/

UNSW is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity

Position Description

Advertised: 23 Jun 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

Applications close: 18 Aug 2020 AUS Eastern Standard Time

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