Free open Job in Australasia Senior Lecturer – Restorative Dentistry at University of Western Australia

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

School of Dentistry / Oral Health Centre of Western Australia (OHCWA)

  • 3 x Senior Academics in Restorative Dentistry
  • Tenurable appointments
  • Salary range:  Level C $117,857 – $135,900 p.a. plus 17% superannuation contribution by the University
  • Clinical dental loading ($15,842 p.a.) and an attraction and retention allowance ($15,797 p.a.)

The University of Western Australia (UWA), a member of the prestigious Group of Eight research-intensive universities, is ranked amongst the top Australian universities and among the top 100 universities in the world.

About the School and OHCWA
The School of Dentistry is a contemporary, progressive, innovative and vibrant centre of excellence in dentistry. It is composed of three academic units and the Oral Health Centre of Western Australia (OHCWA). Our mission is to achieve excellence in dental education, research and oral health care to the benefit of our local community and the advancement of dentistry globally. This is achieved by highly qualified academics and staff, interacting with dedicated and engaged students, in state-of-the-art facilities, with up-to-date equipment and technology.

OHCWA is a partnership between The University of Western Australia and the Department of Health of Western Australia, and is the primary focus for oral health education, research and specialist care delivery in Western Australia. It treats approximately 15,000 patients a year and delivers a range of clinical and technical training programmes. OHCWA is located on the QEII campus adjacent to the new Perth Children’s Hospital.

About the Opportunity
Applicants must have a relevant registrable qualification with the Dental Board of Australia or equivalent, as a dentist or preferably in a desired speciality discipline (restorative dentistry, prosthodontics, endodontics, periodontics or paediatric dentistry).

Each appointee will be responsible for didactic, clinical and laboratory teaching in Restorative Dentistry or relevant specialist discipline to Doctor of Dental Medicine graduate students, as well as provide clinical services at OHCWA.

Each appointee will provide generalist or specialist dental treatment to patients, and undertake high quality research in a relevant discipline.

Each appointee will work collaboratively with the relevant Discipline Lead and other related staff, and is answerable to the Dean and Head of School.

Benefits include 17% superannuation, rights to undertake private practice, generous leave provisions and flights to Perth (if applicable) for appointee and dependants along with a removal allowance. These and other benefits will be specified in the offer of employment.

Closing date: Friday 28 April 2017

For further information and to apply online please visit the website

Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description and applicants should clearly demonstrate they meet the selection criteria. 

An Academic portfolio is recommended evidence of teaching and research experience.

Please see the position description prior to applying:  303415, 314489, 311284, 310339.pdf

  • UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion of the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
  • The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.