Published: 16 April 2019
Category: Job opportunities
Job opportunities
  • Fixed term, full-time role (18 months)
  • Registrar | $94K-$107K plus 9.5% employer superannuation contributions
  • Senior Registrar | $108K-$113K plus 9.5% employer superannuation contributions
  • Ref: 0263J16/ 202232

The School of Veterinary Medicine within the School of Science, Health, Engineering and Education is responsible for the training of veterinary science graduates to enable lifelong professional success.  The Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree program has received international accreditation and a central part of the training is development of core clinical competencies. As part of this process veterinary science students undertake training in our hospital, clinics and clinical services.

The Role

We are seeking a veterinary pathologist to provide diagnostic support for The Animal Hospital at Murdoch University and to the wider community, and to assist with rotation teaching in veterinary anatomic pathology at either the Registrar or Senior Registrar level.

The successful applicant will provide competent, veterinary pathology services, conducting necropsies and biopsy diagnosis, and practical instruction to undergraduate veterinary students, residents and interns. For further information about this position, please refer to the Position Descriptions.

Essential Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will have:

  • Veterinary degree registrable by the Veterinary Surgeons’ Board of WA
  • Further training (e.g. residency) in Veterinary pathology
  • Specialist qualifications (e.g. FANZCVS, ECVCP) essential for the Senior Registrar position


  • Postgraduate qualifications (e.g. MANZCVS) desirable but not essential for the Registrar position.

Think Murdoch

Murdoch University values workplace diversity, promotes inclusion, and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, women, and individuals with disability. Applicants who have support or access requirements, are encouraged to advise this at the time of their application, to ensure appropriate assistance is provided throughout the recruitment process.

For more information or to apply:

Please visit to view the Position Description and apply, or to find out more about joining Murdoch.

Applications sent by post or email will not be accepted.

Position contact: Associate Professor Cristy Secombe, Interim Principal School of Veterinary Medicine  at

Closing date:  09 May 2019 (11:59pm)

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Last Updated: 16 April 2019