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Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor, General Practice and Primary Healthcare

The University of Auckland

This unique opportunity will be supporting the undergraduate medical programme teaching within the General Practice and Primary Health Care department.

•Diverse position with plenty of scope and variety
•Become an integral part of a collaborative and supportive team
•Permanent, full-time position in Auckland, New Zealand

Who are we?

Our Lecturers and Health Researchers are regarded as experts in their fields, frequently directing global research projects designed to better the lives of New Zealanders and the world, and in turn passing this knowledge on to our students.

The opportunity

This unique opportunity will be supporting the undergraduate medical programme teaching within the General Practice and Primary Health Care department.

The successful candidate will have plenty of scope to develop the academic discipline of General Practice and Primary Health Care, including the following:
•Developing and teaching in clinical learning environments in primary health care for students of the undergraduate Medical programme MBChB
•Assisting in the development and teaching of postgraduate courses and programmes in primary health care for students from a range of primary care disciplines
•Supervising postgraduate research students
•Developing, conducting and promoting relevant research

Who are we looking for?

Our successful applicant will have the following skills:
•Hold a MBChB (or equivalent); FRNZCGP (or equivalent); or a Master's degree in a relevant discipline
•Be clinically active (academics are able to work 0.2 to 0.3 FTE in clinical practice)
•Have a wealth of research experience
•Be similarly experienced in teaching and supervision

Perks of living in Auckland, New Zealand

Auckland's harbour setting, magnificent beaches and verdant bush make it a great place to study and work, whilst the University's close proximity to New Zealand's major businesses and hospitals enables staff and students to rub shoulders with leading practitioners in their field. The pace is relaxed, the people are friendly, and with a diverse range of leisure options and high quality schools it is easy to understand why New Zealand is continually ranked one of the best places in the world to live and raise a family.

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Why work for us?

The University of Auckland is a truly great place to work. Offering five weeks' annual leave, over 300 courses and workshops designed to support your professional development, and standout facilities for staff members who are also parents, it's easy to see why we've recently been voted one of New Zealand's most attractive employers

For more information please visit our Staff Benefits page.

How to apply

Applications close Sunday, 24 February 2019.

For further information and to apply online please visit

Please include your cover letter and CV combined as one document.

The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students in a safe, inclusive and equitable environment. For further information on services for Maori, Pacific, women, LGBTI, equity groups, parenting support and flexible work go to

Direct enquiries only please - no agencies.