Lecturer, Marine Biology

Faculty of Science

Applications are sought for a tenure-track Lecturer position (Lecturer level B) in the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Wollongong. The appointee will be expected to teach at all levels in subjects dealing with marine biodiversity, fisheries and aquaculture, and marine ecology.

We are seeking candidates with experience in the area of marine biology. Candidates with research interests that would lead to productive collaborations with current academic staff are particularly encouraged to apply. Demonstrated excellence in research and the potential to attract external research funding is essential.

The successful candidate will be expected to develop a research program within the School and to supervise honours and postgraduate research students. The University of Wollongong has recently built a state-of-the-art research facility for contained animal and plant experiments, comprising 576 m2 of laboratory space. The successful candidate will be expected to become a member of and contribute to the Institute for Conservation Biology and Environmental Management (ICBEM), a key area of research strength within the University.

Visit: employment.uow.edu.au for a full position description with Selection Criteria. You must address the Selection Criteria as part of your application. You can contact Associate Professor Mark Dowton, on (+61 2) 4221 3429 or by email (mdowton@uow.edu.au) for further information about this position. Information about the School can be obtained from our website (http://www.uow.edu.au/science/biol/).

Applications Close: 8 April 2012

Reference No: 24211