Associate Professor/Professor, Occupational Therapy


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Gippsland Campus, Vic 

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Full Time - Fixed Term

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Federation University (FedUni) is a modern, progressive university providing high-quality vocational and higher education across a national and international network of campuses. It has a reputation for being at the forefront of innovation in learning, teaching and student support, and has an outstanding record for teacher quality and graduate employment. A leading regional, multisector tertiary institution, FedUni is deeply committed to innovation and research distinction and the pursuit and development of rewarding research collaborations with industry, government and society as a whole.

In 2020, the School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions will be launching its newly developed Occupational Therapy (OT) program to be located at the University’s Churchill campus. To ensure the success of the new program, the University is seeking an entrepreneural academic leader with experience in developing and delivering undergraduate and graduate level OT programs. This senior academic role will provide leadership to a growing team, and will make a significant contribution to teaching and learning, student satisfaction and wellbeing, and research activity within the OT discipline and across the School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions.

This is an exceptional opportunity to lead and grow a new disicipline for the School of Nurisng and HealthCare Professions that is fully supported by a University that is growing and future focused. The successful candidate will be energetic and contemporary, with a distinguished teaching record complemented by outstanding leadership skills. Completion of the Graduate Certificate in Education (Tertiary Teaching) or equivalent is an important requirement for this role.

To receive a detailed Information Book and for a confidential discussion please contact:

Jackie Besley
Consultant, Education Practice
+61 3 8375 7403

Odgers Berndtson Executive Search

Email: [email protected]

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Wednesday 24 July 2019.


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