Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Criminology

Location
Melbourne, Australia
Posted
Feb 19, 2019
End of advertisement period
Mar 07, 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Academic C, $113,860 - $31,285 per annum or Academic D, $137,095 - $151,033 per annum plus 17% employer superannuation contribution. This is a full time (36.75 hours per week) ongoing position.

  • Work in a collaborative team environment
  • Showcase your research skills
  • Located at our City Queen campus

About the Role

You will be appointed as an academic in our Criminology discipline in the College of Law and Justice. You will contribute to course development, teaching and assessment of units within the discipline, encompassing Criminology, History of Criminal Trials, Policing and the Law, Crime Across Borders, Mental Illness and the Law, and Criminal Law. You will also contribute strongly to the research goals and environment within the College of Law and Justice as well as providing postgraduate supervision.

About the Person

You will have exceptional teaching, organisational and communication skills as well as a capacity to contribute to curriculum development. An extensive track-record in research and research leadership in criminology will also be one of your major strengths, together with a proven track record of external grant funding and supervision of postgraduate students.

Duties

Duties will include:

  • Delivering high quality in class and online teaching and practical classes
  • Developing high quality unit and course materials if required
  • Conducting research in accordance with the expectations for the given academic level
  • Supervising of honours and/or postgraduate students

A full list of duties can be found in the position description

Benefits

  • Salary sacrifice options
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Flexible working arrangements available

How to apply:

For a Position Description and to submit an application please visit our website www.vu.edu.au/jobs

Applications must be submitted as a single document comprising;

  • A cover letter
  • Your CV
  • Your responses to the selection criteria listed in the Position Description

Please note: Applications which do not address the selection criteria will not be considered.

If you have any queries about the position, please contact Associate Professor Lidia Xynas, via email  Lidia.Xynas@vu.edu.au

Position Closes:  4.00pm Thursday 7 March 2019