Associate Professor, Nutrition and Dietetics, Flinders University

The successful candidate will provide leadership and vision in research within Nutrition and Dietetics in one or more of the key areas of research focus – nutrition for children and families or nutrition in chronic disease and aging. This will extend to strengthening collaborations internally and externally with areas of strategic research for the University. The incumbent will be involved in promotion of research higher degrees and fellowships to prospective domestic and international student markets. It is expected that the incumbent will play a significant role in the capacity building and mentoring of early-mid career research and balanced academic staff and students through advising on individual research plans, building track records in strategic areas and providing feedback on individual grant applications and publications.


  • College of Nursing and Health Sciences (based at Flinders Medical Centre)
  • Full-Time, fixed- term, available for 5 years
  • Salary (Research Academic Level D):  $136,796 to $150,707 pa full-time (w.e.f. 8 July 2017)
  • 17% employer superannuation

Applications close: 11.00am, Monday 31 July 2017

Please note:  Pursuant to the Children’s Protection Act 1993 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed.  It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Child Related Employment Screening which is satisfactory to the University.

See position description and selection criteria HERE 
Full details including how to apply on-line can be found at the Jobs@Flinders website HERE