Project Officer (Student and Academic Administration)

Jul 14, 2017
Jul 31, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time

The Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences

The Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences is a strong faculty that has a coherent focus on health and well-being underpinned by a clear integrative theme related to preventative health and behaviour change.  Furthermore, the Faculty provides the opportunity for the non-medical health sciences to have a stronger voice and greater visibility within the University.

The Faculty currently includes six schools and three research centres:

  • School of Dentistry

  • School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences

  • School of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences

  • School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work

  • School of Pharmacy

  • School of Psychology

  • Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research

  • RECOVER Injury Research Centre

  • Queensland Alliance for Environmental Health Sciences


More information about the Faculty is available at:

The role

The successful appointee will support the Faculty’s Academic and Student Administration projects and undertake a range of tasks that will assist with the development of solutions for improved efficiency of service delivery across the Faculty. The Project Officer will undertake a process review and analysis, liaise with professional and academic staff and identify options for the consolidation of business processes in a range of areas in consultation with the Senior Manager, Academic and Student Administration. 

The person

We are seeking candidate with a flexible approach, good communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability work autonomously. In addition to the completion of a relevant undergraduate degree (or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training), the applicant should possess experience in undertaking process reviews and demonstrated analytical and interpretative skills. Knowledge of student and academic administration in a tertiary setting will be highly regarded as well as experience in process redesign.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. For further information please contact our Australian Indigenous Employment Coordinator at:  

Applications are also encouraged from women.

This role is a full-time position; however flexible working arrangements or part time hours may be negotiated.


This is a full-time, fixed term appointment at HEW Level 6. The remuneration package will be in the range $74,207 - $79,964 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 9.5% (total package will be in the range $81,256 - $87,561 p.a.).


To discuss this role please contact Julie Waldron on +61 7 33657159 or

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

For information on completing the application process click here.

Job applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

Reference: 500899

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