Honorary status

The Medical School welcomes applications from medical specialist individuals who would like to contribute to our research and education activities. In recognition we will consider offering an honorary academic title.

Applying for honorary academic title

In order to receive honorary academic title applicants should follow the steps below. Academic title is for a fixed-term period and a renewal application must be submitted by the title holder six months before the term ends.

  1. Complete the Application form (RTF, 338 KB). You will need to provide details of an academic supervisor who supports your application; two referees; and details of your planned participation in the Medical School's teaching and research activities. Some examples of research and teaching activities are listed below.

    • Involved in developing and reviewing curriculum and assessment materials.
    • Facilitate problem-based learning tutorials.
    • Clinical skills teaching.
    • Clinical exam supervision (registered medical specialists).
    • Deliver lectures.
    • Supervise Higher Degree by Research students (PhD, MPhil).
    • Provide research project supervision in the MChD degree.
    • Supervise medical students on clinical placements.
    • Mentor junior medical staff.
    • Act as a Student Year Coordinator.
    • Serve on a committee or Working Party.
    • Develop and submit applications for competitive grant funding.
  2. Provide an up-to-date copy of your Curriculum Vitae as outlined on page 3 of the application form.
  3. Include an evaluation of your teaching activities or any other evidence you consider important to draw to the Committee's attention.
  4. Email an electronic copy of your application to the Medical School Appointments Committee secretariat med.appointments@anu.edu.au  Deadlines are listed below.

Please note that this is not a promotion process. Promotion applications are through a separate annual University promotions round for those with full academic title. People holding honorary clinical title may apply at the same level or a higher level at the time of renewal if they and their academic supervisor conisder the case strong.

Contact

Medical School Appointments Committee Secretariat

ANU Medical School

Email:  med.appointments@anu.edu.au

 

2016 deadlines

  • 1 March
  • 21 June
  • 12  September
  • 1 December

Renewing honorary academic title

The Medical School welcomes applications from medical specialist individuals who would like to continue to contribute to our research and education activities and renew their existing academic title with the University.

The renewal application must be submitted six months before the previous term ends.

To renew honorary academic title, please follow the steps below.

  1. Update your Curriculum Vitae.  A copy of your current CV will need to be included with your submission.
  2. Complete the renewal form (RTF, 312 KB) for academic renewal.
  3. Discuss your application with your Medical School academic supervisor.
  4. Include evaluation of your teaching activities or any other evidence you consider important to draw to the Committee's attention.
  5. Email the signed and completed form together with your CV to the Medical School Appointments and Review Committee

    E:  med.appointments@anu.edu.au

Once received, the papers will be considered by the Appointments and Review Committee at its next meeting and you and your academic supervisor will be advised in writing of the outcome within a month following the meeting.

Please note that this is not a promotion process. Promotion applications are through a separate annual University promotions round for those with full academic title. People holding honorary clinical title may apply at the same level or a higher level at the time of renewal if they and their academic supervisor consider the case strong.

If you have any questions, please direct them to  med.appointments@anu.edu.au

Updated:  25 July 2016/Responsible Officer:  Dean, Medical School/Page Contact:  Webmaster, Medical School