Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anatomy
University of Queensland School of Veterinary Science

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Anatomy

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Area:Faculty of Science
Salary (FTE):Academic Level C ($121,939.50 - $140,603.43)
Work type:Full Time - Continuing
Location: Gatton

School of Veterinary Science

The School of Veterinary Science has a rich history having been founded in 1936 and has a well-deserved reputation for graduating self-reliant, independent and highly capable veterinarians with plenty of initiative and drive. As one of the largest Veterinary science groups in the Southern Hemisphere, its diverse group of academic and clinical staff contribute to animal science, health and welfare through innovative, practical research, advanced veterinary services and successful industry partnerships.

The role

The successful applicant will undertake teaching and research and service in veterinary science. They will contribute to the teaching of veterinary anatomy and physiology in an integrated and clinically applied context to undergraduate and postgraduate students and will contribute to ongoing development of the curriculum in the field. The successful applicant will be expected to have veterinary clinical skills and experience. The appointee will be expected to contribute to the national and international research profile of the School, through contributions to clinical and translational research and supervision of higher degree by research students, and individuals in advanced clinical specialty training programs. Depending on skills and experience, the appointee may be expected to contribute to a clinical roster service providing clinical services to the community and to referring veterinarians, including participation in an after-hours on-call roster.

This position is located at The University of Queensland’s picturesque Gatton Campus. Gatton Campus, UQ combines its Queensland Agricultural College heritage with modern research and teaching facilities in veterinary science and agriculture. Just over an hour’s drive west of Brisbane and five kilometres from the local township, the 1068-hectare Gatton campus offers a relaxed, friendly atmosphere and world-class facilities.

The person

Applicants should have a degree in Veterinary Science (or equivalent), registrable in Queensland. Ideally you will have advanced training in veterinary surgery or other related discipline, along with a demonstrated ability to teach students at undergraduate, postgraduate and/or professional level. Successful applicants will also be required to have demonstrated clinical knowledge and experience, along with evidence of clinical research experience including successful applications for research funding and have published research results in peer-reviewed journals.   

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage ( for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.  

Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to our recruitment team on


This is a full-time continuing position at Academic level C. The remuneration package will be in the range $121,939 - $140,603 (FTE), plus super of up to 17%. 

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, recreation leave loading, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, development programs and many other benefits.

Position Description

Download File PD Senior Lecturer Veterinary Anatomy.pdf 


To discuss this role please contact Professor Nigel Perkins on

To Apply

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Selection Criteria responses.

Please note that interviews for this position will take place via videoconference in February 2021. 

Advertised: 05 Jan 2021

Applications close: 01 Feb 2021 (11:00 PM) E. Australia Standard Time

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