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Nursing Academic

Avondale University

Avondale University is seeking expressions of interest for a 6-month contract in semester 2, 2023 as an academic staff member in the School of Nursing and Health.

Be part of the transformation

Avondale has a long history of nursing education in Australia, delivering a highly practical degree that produces well-informed and capable registered nurses. In addition, Avondale’s Bachelor of Nursing ranked #1 in Australia for Graduate Satisfaction in the most recent Student Experience Survey. Avondale is looking to expand teaching and research in nursing related areas and is eager to hear from suitably qualified and experience academics who share our passion for quality education.


What will you do?

As a Nursing academic, you will be involved in teaching in the undergraduate programs in the School of Nursing and Health. You will also be involved in developing or expanding a research profile.


Essential criteria:

  • Relevant masters degree as a minimum;
  • Demonstrated ability to teach and engage with students in the learning and teaching arena;
  • Demonstrated ability and willingness to work as a team member; and
  • Supportive of the mission, values and ethos of Avondale;

Desirable criteria:

Research experience and a history of publications.


Please visit for the full selection criteria and level descriptors for this position. For further information about the role, please email [email protected].


Email your application to [email protected], including:

  • A resume
  • A statement addressing the selection criteria
  • Contact details of three referees



Lecturer Level B range: $98,127 – $115,503 per annum + superannuation.

Senior Lecturer Level C range: $123,748 – $133,278 per annum + superannuation.

Associate Professor Level D range: $151,057 – $159,246 per annum + superannuation.


Successful applicant will be appointed at a level commensurate to skills, experience, and qualifications.


Expressions of interest close on 1 June 2023


Avondale University is a Seventh-day Adventist institution driven by our mission and values.  If you share our passion for supporting the delivery of Christian tertiary education and can align with our purpose, ethos and lifestyle principles, then we encourage you to apply.


Applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Avondale is an equal opportunity employer and reserves the right to make a delayed appointment, not to appoint, or to appoint by invitation.

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