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|Position:||Professor/Associate Professor: Surgery|
|Faculty/Dept:||Graduate School of Medicine|
|Reference No:||24438||Closing Date:||Sun, 20 Jan 2013|
|Position Type:||Continuing Appointment||Level:||Academic D|
Professor/Associate Professor Of Surgery
Graduate School of Medicine
The University of Wollongong's Graduate School of Medicine (GSM) and NSW Health's Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District (ISLHD) have forged a strong relationship committed to improving the health outcomes of our community and regional Australians by bringing together research, teaching and clinical practice. We have a strong commitment to developing the next generation of medical professionals that are well equipped to negotiate the challenges of medical practice, particularly in regional, rural and remote locations.
As Professor/Associate Professor of Surgery you will be the Academic Leader for Surgery across the GSM and ISLHD. You will bring your high quality surgical skills to the hospital environment in your area of surgical specialty and will provide academic and clinical leadership across research, teaching and clinical practice components of the GSM's activities. You will assemble and lead a team of academics and clinicians that are interested in developing a focused surgical research agenda that contributes to the advancement of surgery as an academic discipline, secure external research funding and engage with the community in meaningful ways to make a difference.
This position has been classified as “child related employment”. Accordingly, candidates will be required to undertake a Working with Children Check as part of the process.
You must address the selection criteria as part of your application, which is located within the position description on this website. For further information, please contact Professor Wilf Yeo on + 61 2 4252 8839.