Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Research School of Psychology

Canberra, Australia
Friday, 11 June 2021
End of advertisement period
Sunday, 4 July 2021
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level B or Academic Level C
Salary package: $99,809 - 133,202 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Term: Full time, Fixed term (5 years)

Position overview

ANU has an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.

The Research School of Psychology is a leading centre of psychological research in Australia. Researchers have a tradition of excellence in addressing the world’s most pressing issues.

The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer is expected to undertake work in all three areas of academic activity –research, education and service (including outreach). The allocation of time to each area will be discussed with the position supervisor annually and be reflective of the appointees research agenda, school and interdisciplinary teaching requirements and leadership opportunities within the School environment. The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer may also be required to supervise or mentor less senior staff, and undertake leadership roles as applicable. The staff member will contribute cooperatively to the overall intellectual life of the School, College and University.

For further information please contact Professor Iain Walker, Ph: (02) 6125 3974, E: Iain.Walker@anu.edu.au 

Closing Date: 4 July 2021

Position Description: Download FilePosition Descriptions.pdf

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant via: indigenous.employment@anu.edu.au

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful candidate must have rights to live and work in this country and will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process.  An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results.