Professional Teaching Fellow in Medical Imaging x 2
- Auckland, New Zealand
- UoA Department Name: Anatomy and Medical Imaging
- Advert Closing Date: 20/10/2019
- Campus: Grafton Campus
- Contract Type: Fixed-Term
- Position Number: 55565055
The Department of Anatomy and Medical Imaging is one of eight departments in the School of Medical Sciences within the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences (FMHS) at the University of Auckland. It is recognised locally and internationally for anatomy and medical imaging education and research, in particular in neuroscience, cardiovascular, and musculoskeletal systems. The Department has state of the art anatomical dissection, processing, plastination and imaging facilities, and fully integrates medical imaging into a variety of teaching and research programmes.
The Department of Anatomy and Medical Imaging is seeking to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic Professional Teaching Fellow in Medical Imaging. The successful applicant will assist in the delivery of an undergraduate medical imaging programme and contribute to the academic environment within the Faculty of Medical and Health Science at the University of Auckland. Applicants must be a Medical Imaging Technologist (radiographer) and must either have a current New Zealand clinical Annual Practising Certificate or be eligible to apply for one. Applicants with postgraduate qualifications are preferred. Formal training to attain a higher degree will be supported.
The Department offers the only registerable postgraduate programmes in Medical Imaging in New Zealand and has commenced delivery of an undergraduate Medical Imaging programme in 2019. This is a new position created to teach into the undergraduate Medical Imaging programme. The successful appointee will also contribute to teaching in all areas of Medical Imaging science students, registrars, postgraduates and health professionals.
The appointment will be for a three-year period and if progress is satisfactory, the role may be made permanent. The successful candidate will be appointed according to their level of expertise, experience and skills.
Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to Professor Maurice Curtis, email [email protected]
Please refer to Position Description for more details.
The University of Auckland is dedicated to providing an excellent and stimulating environment for its employees which ensures a healthy work life balance. As such we offer benefits such as research and study leave, wide range of leadership and development programmes, subsidised car parking, childcare and medical insurance; generous annual leave and recreation centre facilities.
Based in the heart of New Zealand’s largest and most diverse city, The University of Auckland has the most comprehensive range of courses in the country with teaching and research conducted over eight faculties and two large-scale research institutes; Business and Economics, Engineering, Science, Arts, Education, Law, Creative Arts and Industries, the Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences; and two large-scale research institutes: the Auckland Bioengineering Institute and the Liggins Institute. It is New Zealand’s pre-eminent research-led institution and has key linkages with many of the world’s top research intensive universities.
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How to apply
Applications must be submitted online, by the closing date of Sunday, 20 October 2019 to be considered. Please include a cover letter outlining what strengths you would bring to this position.
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