Job no: 0046697
Work type: Continuing
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department/School: School of BioSciences
Salary: $195,618 (Level E)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 17% super
The School of BioSciences at The University of Melbourne seeks a Professorial appointee who will provide academic leadership in the discipline of Biology Education. The appointee will be a globally eminent academic who will be expected to make major contributions in educational research, leadership in developing best practice in university biosciences teaching, and contribute to the School’s strategic mission and governance. The appointee will have an outstanding track record in educational research and publication, teaching and leadership.
The University of Melbourne seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas where they have been historically under-represented. Consistent with this, the School of BioSciences is seeking to increase the representation of women in its academic workforce. Pursuant to a special measure under Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic), the School therefore strongly encourages applications from suitably qualified female candidates.
The attention of applicants is drawn to the paper, ‘Leadership Roles of Melbourne Professors’, which clarifies the role of a Professor at The University of Melbourne.