Institution (Location)
Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN) – Melbourne, AUS
Start Date
May 17, 2016
Salary
AUS $133,274- $171,299 pa (plus 17% super)
Position Description

Deakin University recently re-designated the Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition Research (CPAN) as a research institute, the Institute for Physical Activity and Nutrition (IPAN).  IPAN is a multidisciplinary research institute spanning biomedical, clinical and population health research with world class expertise in both nutrition and physical activity. IPAN’s vision is to improve the health and quality of life of Australians through nutrition and physical activity research excellence.

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF NUTRITION

We are seeking an Associate Professor with an established research record and experience in human dietary intervention trials to play a leadership role and complement existing research strengths in disease aetiology, disease prevention, treatment or management, or healthy ageing (including areas such as malnutrition, physical function, cognitive function and chronic disease). Expertise in clinical nutrition, food-based trials, or nutritional genomics would be highly regarded.

The Associate Professor will provide outstanding academic and research leadership in the area of Nutrition and promote IPAN and the School within relevant academic and professional communities in Australia and internationally.  The appointee will initiate and contribute to research, teaching and program development and entrepreneurial activity in the area of Nutrition.  The appointee will contribute to service activities locally and internationally particularly in relation to student recruitment and will champion the strategic directions of IPAN, the School, the Faculty and the University.

PROFESSOR OF NUTRITION

We are seeking a Professor with an established research record and experience in human dietary intervention trials to play a leadership role and complement existing research strengths in disease aetiology, disease prevention, treatment or management, or healthy ageing (including areas such as malnutrition, physical function, cognitive function and chronic disease). Expertise in clinical nutrition, food-based trials, or nutritional genomics would be highly regarded.

The Professor will provide outstanding academic and research leadership in the area of Nutrition and promote IPAN and the School within relevant academic and professional communities in Australia and internationally.  The appointee will initiate and contribute to research, teaching and program development and entrepreneurial activity in the area of Nutrition.  The appointee will contribute to service activities locally and internationally particularly in relation to student recruitment and will champion the strategic directions of IPAN, the School, the Faculty and the University.

Candidate’s Qualifications (who should apply)
How to Apply

All applicants MUST provide a separate statement addressing each key selection criteria in addition to providing resume.

For a full copy of the position description and to apply online, please see links below.  Please note that at this point in time our current system does not support application via tablet or phone.  Please use a laptop or desktop computer to submit your application.  We are working on a solution for this and hope to improve the application process on mobile devices in the near future. Thanks for your understanding and patience while we work on making the experience a better one for you.

Deakin University values diversity, enables access and promotes inclusion.

Deakin University is an employer of choice for women and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

We value our staff and understand that they are more than just their jobs, that’s why we offer benefits that enhance work life. Further information on Deakin’s workplace benefits can be found here: http://www.deakin.edu.au/about-deakin/careers-at-deakin/your-employer-of-choice

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