Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Agriculture

Bundaberg/Rockhampton, Australia
Thursday, 5 December 2019
End of advertisement period
Saturday, 4 January 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Continuing, Full Time
  • School of Health Medical and Applied Sciences
  • CQUniversity Bundaberg (Rockhampton may also be considered)
  • Generous relocation packages available
  • Total Remuneration – Academic B: $116,650 to $138,526 pa, Academic C: $142,901 to $164,328 pa
  • Remuneration inclusive of annual cash salary, 17% superannuation and 12.96% leave loading

Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

The School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences proudly delivers a broad spectrum of science and health related courses. The School has built a world-class teaching and research environment for tropical and subtropical agricultural and environmental sciences and its multidisciplinary approach to teaching and research is one of its key strengths. Our Bachelor of Agriculture is a tailored course that has been developed ‘by industry for industry’ ensuring a cutting-edge practical focus and is supported by world class research at CQUniversity’s Institute for Future Farming Systems.

In this diverse teaching and research role, you will prepare and deliver lectures and conduct tutorials in the lecture theatre and on our agricultural field sites, ensuring our students an optimal ‘hands on’ learning experience. You will prepare teaching material for face-to-face blended with online delivery. You will enjoy the opportunity to act as a unit coordinator through the regular initiation and development of unit material and be mentored to success by world-renowned academic staff. You will conduct relevant and cutting-edge research in close collaboration with industry and community partners to make a real difference.

Allow our comprehensive relocation packages relocate you and your family to Bundaberg to begin the next chapter of your academic career at Australia’s university that dares to be different. Bundaberg offers a relaxed and affordable lifestyle – featuring modern services and shopping facilities, an active sporting community, ample tourist destinations and a range of quality education options for every stage of life.

Position Requirements:

  • PhD or equivalent in a discipline relevant to agriculture paired with a comprehensive understanding of current professional and educational issues in Agriculture.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach and supervise undergraduate and postgraduate University students with experience in engaging with tertiary students and supporting their educational development through multi-modal delivery strategies.
  • Proven record in scholarship and/or excellence in research, including peer-reviewed publications in international/national journals of high repute and successful research grant applications.
  • Expertise and experience in agricultural soil & water management and/or cropping/horticulture will be highly regarded.

Apply today for a career that changes lives www.cqu.edu.au/jobs

Applications Close: 11:59 pm, Saturday 4 January 2020
Vacancy Reference Number: 33391

Please note CQUniversity will be closed from 25 December 2019 to 1 January 2020. Shortlisting and interviews for this vacancy will be conducted early in the New Year.

When submitting your application, please include the following: Cover Letter (optional), Current Resume, Responses to Selection Criteria. Use alphabetic or numeric characters only in your application. Do not use characters such as apostrophe (‘), slash (/), ampersand (&) etc. except in your email address. “Applicants for the position must have full time work rights.”

CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.