Honorary and Conjoint academic appointments

Thank you for considering an Honorary and/or Conjoint academic appointment with the School of Nursing and Midwifery, College of Health, Medicine and Wellbeing at The University of Newcastle.

The University now has the following suite of appointments:

  • Conjoint Appointment
  • Clinical Appointment
  • Adjunct Appointment
  • Honorary Appointment
  • Visiting Academic appointment


To assist you to select the appropriate Application; Honorary Category and Honorary Appointment Title, please review the following:

  1. Comprehensive information and category criteria
  2. Honorary Academic Titles Schedule (PDF, 177KB)
  3. Indicative support for Honorary Academic Appointees (PDF, 115KB)
  4. SONM Honorary Academic Appointment – Process Flowchart (PDF, 212KB)


After you have reviewed the above information and are ready to submit your application form, please follow the steps below. Note: handwritten applications are not accepted.

Step 1

Complete the Honorary Academic appointment application form (PDF, 1.3MB) (note this is used for all categories).

Step 2

Email the following documentation to: SONM-Conjoints@newcastle.edu.au

  • Completed application form
  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Certified Copies of qualifications

For enquiries, please email: SONM-Conjoints@newcastle.edu.au

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.