WW6209 - Lecturer - Pathophysiology - (Casual) - La Trobe University Sydney Campus Sydney CBD, NSW

Pathophysiology is taught using a blended learning mode of teaching and learning in alignment with the University’s Digital Learning Strategy. The College is committed to developing and retaining the best possible teaching staff. The College is seeking to recruit an experienced and dynamic teaching staff member to facilitate one, two-hour workshop per week in 2018 Study Period 1 (and/or 2). The staff member will not have coordination or significant administration responsibilities but will be expected to provide academic support to second year undergraduate students in this subject.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate pre-designed workshops for a small student cohort using evidence-based pedagogies, under the guidance of the Subject Co-ordinator.
  • Mark assessments and undertake academic administration connected with the subject in which the academic teaches.
  • Attend meetings associated with the subject (i.e., induction, teaching team, marking moderation) and professional development courses provided by the University.


All Facilitators will need to become familiar with using the Moodle Learning Management platform. Arrangements will be in place to learn this (and the Enquiry-based Teaching & Learning methodology) before the start of the relevant Study Period.


  • Completion of a Bachelor and Honours degree, or postgraduate qualification with there being a significant pathophysiologic component present in the individual’s undergraduate degree.
  • High level oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in undergraduate university teaching in human pathophysiology.
  • Demonstrated understanding of effective teaching methods and pedagogies.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team member with people from diverse backgrounds in a collaborative and collegial manner.
  • Demonstrated high levels of self-motivation and personal management skills.


  • Graduate Certificate in Higher Education or evidence of equivalent professional preparation for Higher Education teaching.


Melinda Law
Academic Manager
Phone: (02) 9397 7600
Email: jobs@sydney-campus.com

Applications Close On: 
1 February 2018