Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, Veterinary Radiologist

at James Cook University (view profile)
Location Townsville, Australia
Date Posted July 8, 2020
Category Academic and University Positions
Job Type Full-time
Closing Date 30/08/2020
Salary $94,056 - $131,287 plus 17% superannuation
Reference Number 17039


Provide expert veterinary diagnostic imaging services to clients as well as teaching to undergraduate and postgraduate veterinary students


  • Be at the forefront of Veterinary Sciences in the Tropics
  • No after hours, weekend work or public holidays required
  • Enjoy a tropical lifestyle whilst achieving your career goals


We offer an exciting opportunity for a Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, Veterinary Radiologist ($94,056- $131,287) to join our world-leading institution at James Cook University (JCU).   This full-time, continuing appointment is based at our veterinary teaching hospital at JCU in Townsville.


What you can accomplish in the Role

Working mostly in our on-campus veterinary teaching hospital you will provide diagnostic imaging services and carry out small group clinical teaching.  The teaching hospital has a 64-slice CT scanner installed and access to MRI via a local, private diagnostic imaging business.  Excellent ultrasound and radiographic equipment (including pulsed fluoroscopy) are also installed.  You will also have the opportunity to participate in the ongoing development of the veterinary science curriculum and will teach and assess veterinary science students.


What you will bring to the Role

With an enthusiasm and passion for Veterinary science you will hold a Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary science or equivalent, and be eligible for immediate registration in Queensland.  Your formal training and previous teaching experience in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging together with your commitment to working as a member of clinical, training and research teams will see you excel in this interesting and rewarding role educating the Vets of the future.



Consistently voted in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth as well as diverse career opportunities.  JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.


We support our people through the provision of:


  • generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
  • ongoing professional and career development
  • attractive options for salary packaging
  • Re-location assistance will be provided


How to apply

Visit the Careers JCU website – vacancy reference 17039

Applications close: 30 August 2020