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Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy

• Combine innovative teaching with real-world experience to inspire and motivate the next generation of students. • Attractive Salary at the Academic Level B/C + 17 % Super • Full Time, Continuing Opportunity

Job no: 501085
Work type: Academic
Location: Bruce
Categories: Teaching and Research, Pharmacy

  • Combine innovative teaching with real-world experience to inspire and motivate the next generation of students.
  • Attractive Salary at the Academic Level B/C + 17 % Super
  • Full Time, Continuing Opportunity

About us:

Join University of Canberra where we walk together to foster an inclusive community. Together, we endeavour to empower, connect, and exchange knowledge with our diverse people, cultures, and environments.

We stand firm and dedicated to upholding fundamental values such as inclusivity, honouring Indigenous cultures (Nurragunnawali), driving positive change, nurturing curiosity, and promoting collaborative efforts. We are committed to leading the national education sector in championing equity, diversity, inclusion, and accessibility via Connected – A Decadal Strategy 2023-2032.

About the opportunity:

The Faculty of Health is seeking an exceptional Senior Lecturer in Pharmacy to drive our teaching and research initiatives. We are looking for someone who shares our passion for pushing boundaries and creating lasting change.

As part of a close-knit, collaborative team, you will be valued as family. Your innovative teaching and active research will place you at the forefront of building vital connections with domestic and international stakeholders and industry experts. Your contributions will be foundational to our scholarly and collegial community, offering the chance to inspire, innovate, and make a substantial impact.

In this role you will:

  • Prepare and deliver high-quality lectures/seminars/tutorials
  • Design and deliver authentic, innovative assessments;
  • Provide student support and guidance;
  • Actively undertake scholarship in learning and teaching;
  • Conduct high-quality research, with publications and funding applications;
  • Lead, develop and maintain effective links with industry, relevant professional bodies, government departments

To be successful in this opportunity, you will be an experienced academic specialising in pharmacy, with a track record in innovative curriculum development.

To be eligible to apply you have completed a post graduate qualification in a field relevant to Pharmacy (Master’s level); and completed or have substantial progress toward a PhD. The ability to practice as a pharmacist in Australia is highly desirable.

Offerings/ Benefits/ Culture:

The University offers excellent conditions and benefits such as:

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Family-friendly policies
  • On campus Gym, Medical services, Cafes, Post office, Supermarket and Childcare facilities.
  • Professional Development offerings (study assistance, corporate programs and discounts)
  • Innovative work environment with a diverse and inclusive culture
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program and a corporate private Health Plan (Bupa)

We warmly welcome Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, persons with disabilities, and those representing culturally diverse backgrounds to join us in creating a brighter, more inclusive future for all.

What we need from you: To be considered for this position, we require your CV and a cover letter explaining what skills you would bring to the role; no additional documents are necessary.

Submit your CV through the “Apply Now” tab.  We kindly ask that you take this opportunity to align your CV with the Position Description, ensuring that your skills and experience are clearly articulated in connection with the specific requirements of the role.

Position Description Level C EF Pharmacy

Position Description Level C ER Pharmacy

Position Description Level B ER Pharmacy

Position Description Level B EF Pharmacy

If you are initially shortlisted, you may be asked to complete an online one-way video interview. There will be a list of pre-set questions that will need to be answered within a stipulated time.

Working rights: Applicants who wish to apply for this position should have valid working rights at the time of submission.

WWVP: The University of Canberra is committed to the safety of vulnerable and young people. As such, successful applicants will be required to have a current ACT working with vulnerable people registration. For further details on how to apply please click

For job specific information: please contact Dr Alison Shield, Discipline Lead in Pharmacy on 02 6201 2084 or email

Recruitment and application questions: please contact the Talent Acquisition team on 02 6206 3867 or email

Closing date: 11.55pm, Tuesday 2 July 2024

Advertised: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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