Senior Lecturer/Lecturer – Midwifery

  • Newtown
  • Permanent
  • Mon Jul 13 22:57:46 2020
  • 70018

  • Pūkenga Matua | Senior Lecturer/Lecturer - Midwifery, permanent, part-time.
  • Do you have a doctoral qualification and want to join a growing area that is shaping the future of Midwifery?
  • Can you thrive in collaborative environments?

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is currently recruiting a 0.8FTE Senior Lecturer/Lecturer to join the Midwifery programme in the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Practice.

The School is seeking a passionate midwifery academic for the role of Pūkenga Matua/Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Midwifery to join our growing and dynamic school at Victoria University of Wellington within the Faculty of Health. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the recently established Bachelor of Midwifery.

The School is uniquely located at Wellington Regional Hospital in New Zealand's capital city, with experienced academics and strong relationships with national policy and health service stakeholders to grow your research platform.  

The successful applicant will be expected to teach into the new undergraduate and existing postgraduate programmes in Midwifery and to provide postgraduate research supervision at Masters and PhD level dependent on experience. The successful applicant will have a completed doctoral qualification and experience in teaching health professionals, as well as supervising at postgraduate level. They will have a record of scholarly research and commitment to working with research teams and seeking research funding.

This is a permanent position and commences as soon as possible.

Key Requirements:

  • A completed doctoral qualification
  • Experience in teaching health professionals, as well as supervising at postgraduate level
  • A record of scholarly research
  • A commitment to working with research teams and seeking research funding.

Role Description

Close Date for Vacancy: 13 September 2020

Contact Details for Vacancy: If you have any questions regarding this role please get in touch with Head of Programme – Midwifery, Associate Professor Robyn Maude But applicants should follow all steps listed below

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