Clinical Anaesthetist

The position will promote and develop clinical excellence in anaesthesia and analgesia for companion and production animals, horses, and avian/exotic species. The successful applicant will actively contribute to the clinical and didactic teaching of undergraduate and postgraduate students, residents and interns. A contribution to research and/or innovation in clinical practice, as well as a key role in engagement with the veterinary profession, is expected.

The person

Applicants should possess a BVSc (or equivalent) that is registrable in Queensland, together with specialty certification (ACVAA, ECVAA, or FANZCVS) in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. Board-eligible candidates (recently completed or in the process of completing an accredited residency training program) are also encouraged to apply. Additionally, possession of a Research Higher Degree (e.g. MPhil, PhD) will be advantageous.


A full-time continuing appointment is available, at Academic Level B/C depending on applicant qualifications and experience. The base remuneration package will be in the range:

  • Level B- $95,771 - $113,728 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $112,052 - $133,061 p.a.).
  • Level C- $117,319.46 - $ 135,276.25 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $137,263.77 - 158,273.21 p.a.).

In addition, this position may attract a clinical loading. The University also offers a relocation allowance, research start-up funds, and annual financial support for continuing education. A work permit can be arranged for applicants from overseas.

Position Description

Clinical Anaesthetist PD.pdf


To discuss this role, please contact Dr Wendy Goodwin on 61 7 5460 1788 or email

To submit an application, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

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