Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Molecular Ecology

Job type: 
Mt Albert, Auckland
New Zealand
Apply By (date): 
Monday, October 22, 2018 - 12:00

At Unitec we're passionate about the transformative power of education. Each year around 23,000 students look to change their lives through study at Unitec.

When it comes to teaching, we do things differently. Through a unique combination of world-class theory and hands-on experience, we help transform the lives of our students and we create better outcomes for them.

You'll help students change their lives through study.

The purpose of your role

As our Lecturer in Molecular Ecology, you'll deliver high quality classroom, laboratory and field-based learning related to molecular ecology within our Environmental and Animal Sciences pathway.  You'll ensure better student outcomes by engaging and supporting students in their learning and research.


Most importantly, we're on the lookout for a high performing professional, who thrives on building professional relationships with staff, students and industry stakeholders.   You enjoy staying on top of developments in your field and are interested in sharing your knowledge with others.

Your experience

You have a high level of knowledge and expertise in molecular genetics/evolution, with a minimum of a post-graduate qualification, preferably at a Masters level and above. While we are advertising for a Lecturer in Molecular Ecology, we will also consider applicants with expertise in the genetics associated with animal production or animal behaviour.

In exchange for all your hard work, you'll receive a competitive salary, tuition reimbursement, and coverage of any of your professional association fees.  This position is based in our beautiful green campus of Mt Albert, with free parking, as well as a molecular ecology laboratory, microbiology suite, small animal unit, dog agility area, greenhouse, invertebrate collection and herbarium.

Please refer to the attached position description for more details. 

Although the application deadline is 22 October 2018. We don't always work towards fixed deadlines and may review applications as soon as we receive them.  We encourage you to apply early.

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