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Julie Steele
02-12-1995, 11:03 AM
DEPARTMENT OF BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE
UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR/SENIOR LECTURER/LECTURER/ASSOCIATE LECTURER

Continuing/Convertible (Limited Term) 5 years/
Fixed Term (up to 4 years) Appointments

Three vacancies exist and may be filled at one or more of the above
levels. An outstanding applicant with demonstrated capacity for research
leadership may be considered for a Professorial appointment.

This newly reorganised department within the Faculty of Health and
Behavioural Sciences has a mandate to create a strong, research-
orientated department dedicated to producing quality graduates in the
health and biomedical sciences. A new building to house the Faculty is
under construction and will include excellent research and postgraduate
facilities. Undergraduate courses include Biomedical Science, Human
Movement Science and a new 4-year program in Exercise Science. The
department services the Anatomy and Physiology disciplines for the University.

Department research focuses on the roles of diet, exercise and genetic
factors in health and disease. Particular research strengths are in
energy balance, diabetes, exercise and environmental physiology, central
and autonomic nervous systems, stress physiology, BIOMECHANICS, ageing and
anatomy. Our research approaches range from intracellular metabolism in
cell culture to human clinical studies.

One of the successful applicants will be expected to contribute to the
undergraduate and postgraduate teaching program in the area of exercise
science/rehabilitation and should have qualifications in such areas as
exercise physiology, pharmacology, CLINICAL BIOMECHANICS or rehabilitation
medicine. Excellent opportunities exist within the University and the
Illawarra Area Health Service for interdisciplinary research and
clinically qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

A full-time or two fractional (up to 50%) positions are available at the
Associate Lecturer level. These would suit good Honours or Masters
graduates or particularly MEDICAL GRADUATES who would like to obtain
teaching experience while doing research towards a PhD. In addition
scholarships for PhD study are available for Medical Graduates who are
considering a Research or Academic career. These can be taken up
full-time or part-time in combination with a fractional appointment at
Associate Lecturer level.

Annual salary: $61,322-$67,558 Associate Professor (Level D),
$50,928-$58,724 Senior Lecturer (Level C), $41,574-$49,370 Lecturer (Level
B), $29,117-$39,395 Associate Lecturer (Level A). Position classification
standards are available for each level. Please nominate the level you are
applying for and if you are interested in a fractional appointment.
Further information from Professor Len Storlein 61-42-213 881, FAX
61-42-214 096 or email l.storlein@uow.edu.au. Reference Client Group
A95-037. CLOSING DATE 10 MARCH 1995.

Position specific enquires from Professor Len Storlein, information of
employment from the Personnel Officer Client Group A on 61-42- 213 276.
Applicants should quote the reference, contain details of qualifications,
employment history, research interests, publications, and names and
addresses of three referees (including fax or e-mail address). Address to
Personnel Officer (Client Group A). Please mark envelope 'Confidential
Appointment'.

Mail Address:

University of Wollongong
Northfields Avenue
Wollongong NSW 2522
Australia

Email: s.branch@uow.edu.au Secure Fax: 61-42-213 700