As the Lecturer, Digital Anatomy, you will lead and contribute to curriculum and research in Human Anatomy in undergraduate and postgraduate programs within Swinburne’s School of Health Science. Your role will be integral to convening and teaching undergraduate units, contributing to academic programs and supervising research students. In addition, this position will bring innovation and embrace diversity to enrich the opportunities of colleagues and students in the delivery of the undergraduate and postgraduate courses within the Department of Health Sciences and Biostatistics.

The Lecturer will deliver ongoing curriculum development of related courses offered by the department and school; contribute to work integrated learning and develop a research profile aligned to the strategic direction of the Faculty of Health, Arts and Design. Your expertise in Human Anatomy and Digital Education will contribute to the development and delivery of curriculum for both the Bachelor of Health Science as well as postgraduate entry-level professional courses in the Department of Health Professions.

Utilising Swinburne’s existing delivery of anatomy curriculum through a variety of different media including face to face, online, and using virtual and augmented reality systems, the Lecturer will have the opportunity of engaging cutting-edge technology. This will be an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to be part of a world first development in anatomy teaching.

We are recruiting for one part-time position at 0.6 and one full-time position. Both positions are ongoing.

About Swinburne University of Technology
Swinburne is a multi-sector university of science, technology and innovation with more than 54,000 students and 5,000 staff globally. We offer postgraduate, undergraduate, vocational education and online education to provide students with a variety of work-relevant pathways. Our mission is to be a world-class university, creating economic and social impact through science, technology and innovation. We aim to deliver future-ready learners, research with impact and innovative enterprise.

Be the innovator in the face of technological and social change with Swinburne’s Faculty of Health, Arts and Design. Leading edge research centres, strong ties to industry and commitment to high-quality, high-impact research allows you to understand humanity deeply, bring the real world to focus and make your mark.

About you

To be successful in the role, you will have:
A doctoral qualification in Human Anatomy or a closely related discipline
Previous experience in tertiary teaching including a record of teaching in human anatomy
Enthusiasm and commitment to innovative education
Advanced knowledge in Human Anatomy

A full list of selection criteria is available within the position description.


Participate in regular staff and management development programs
Onsite childcare
Weekly yoga and Pilates classes
Discounted annual Myki cards are available to Swinburne staff

To find out more about the extensive range of benefits offered to Swinburne employees please visit Careers at Swinburne.

How to apply and further information
To view the position description or to start an application please click on apply or ‘begin’ and submit a resume, cover letter and a response to the Key Selection Criteria, as listed in the position description.

For further information, please contact Prof Joanne Williams, Chair of the Department of Health Sciences and Biostatistics via email at jwilliams1@swin.edu.au

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Recruitment team on staffrecruitment@swin.edu.au

Should you require further support for an interview due to special needs or consideration, please contact Maree Norden, Diversity & Inclusion Manager at inclusion@swin.edu.au. For support or queries related to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment, please contact DeadlyCareers@swin.edu.au

Agency enquiries will not be accepted for this position.

Swinburne is a large and culturally diverse organisation. We are proud of our commitment to equity and inclusion through key initiatives such as our Charter of Cultural Diversity, Pride@Swinburne Strategic Action Plan, Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Action Plan and our Reconciliation Action Plan. Equity and diversity are integral to our 2025 vision to be a world class university creating social and economic impact through science, technology and innovation.

Applications close at 5pm on Sunday, 3 January 2020.