First listed on: 14 June 2017

Professor in Nursing

Flinders University seeks a professor/associate professor in nursing to provide leadership in education, research and nursing practices in the area of Global Health.

  • Academic Level E and D available
  • Continuing, full-time
  • Provide dynamic and successful academic leadership in nursing
  • Lead innovation and inspire excellence amongst colleagues

Flinders University is a dynamic institution based in Adelaide, South Australia, that is rising to the challenge of a future that will be as unpredictable as it is exciting, and is charting a course that will see it rise to a top ten University in Australia, and top 1% in the world.

For over 50 years, Flinders has been a centre of inspiring achievement: from pioneering research and excellence in teaching to the positive impact the university has in the communities we serve. Flinders is creating enterprising solutions for the future to make a difference by changing lives, and ultimately the world.

Nursing and Midwifery have a long teaching history at Flinders and a reputation for innovation in education, research and practice. 

The primary focus of this position will be to provide leadership in the ongoing development of education, research and practice.  

The incumbent will also advance the School of Nursing & Midwifery in its reputation as a centre of excellence in education and research, both nationally and internationally, and advance the development of the discipline of nursing.

Applicants will hold a PHD or EdD (or research equivalent) in nursing or a relevant field with recognition of academic standing as an eminent authority in the discipline and distinction at the national (and where appropriate) international level. They will have an established international reputation and track record in research as evidenced in publications, success in attracting competitive grants and supervision of PhD students.

For further information about the position, contact Professor Paul Arbon, Dean, School of Nursing & Midwifery, on telephone: (08) 8201 3558 or email:

E-recruitment is the method by which Flinders University manages its recruitment process. Applications should be lodged on-line at Jobs@Flinders at: For details of the on-line application process, please refer to Jobs@Flinders - How to Apply available at:


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