Senior Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynaecology

$114,363 - $131,287 yearly
  • James Cook University
  • Townsville QLD, Australia
Full time Specialist Position

Job Description

Join a dynamic team of professionals to conduct innovative teaching and research in the obstetrics and gynaecology components of the MBBS Program

  • Be at the forefront of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in the Tropics
  • Influence the doctors of the future
  • Work in a great team environment with dedicated, professional colleagues

We offer an exciting opportunity for Senior Lecturer, Obstetrics and Gynaecology ($114,363 - $131,287) to join our world-leading institution at James Cook University (JCU). A continuing appointment, this position is based at JCU in Townsville.


What you can accomplish in the Role

Joining a dynamic team of professionals, you will increase capacity of the delivery of Obstetrics and Gynaecology components of clinical rotations of the MBBS program at the Townsville Clinical School.

With a focus on the challenges facing health professionals working in tropical, rural and remote environments, you will have the opportunity to take a lead role to develop and conduct innovative teaching and research activities in obstetrics and gynaecology.


What you will bring to the Role

As an enthusiastic and qualified medical practitioner, or academic, you will be eligible for registration as a medical practitioner in Australia. You will have substantial clinical experience in Obstetric and Gynaecological practice and an understanding of the issues relevant to the provision of academic and clinical services in rural and remote areas. Your ability to engage effectively with multidisciplinary academics, health care professionals, community and professional bodies will see you succeed in this key role educating the doctors of the future.



Consistently voted in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth as well as diverse career opportunities. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.

 We support our people through the provision of:

  • generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
  • ongoing professional and career development
  • attractive options for salary packaging


How to Apply

Visit the Careers at JCU website - vacancy reference 17099


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