Lecturer in Peace and Conflict Studies

Brisbane, Australia
09 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Political Science & International Studies

The School of Political Science & International Studies is at the forefront of teaching and research in peace and conflict studies, political science and international relations in Australia. The School’s academic teaching and research staff include internationally recognised scholars who are leaders in their research fields and award winners for innovation and excellence in teaching. The School also hosts the Graduate Centre in Governance and International Affairs, the Asia Pacific Centre for the Responsibility to Protect and one of the six worldwide Rotary Centres for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution. 

The role

The primary purposes of the position include: contributing to the teaching and research into peace and conflict studies; contributing to the governance and collegial life of the School, with particular emphasis on the development of the School’s research and teaching agendas in relation to peace and conflict studies, and to enhance the School’s engagements and academic profile in peace and conflict studies.

The person

The successful applicant will have a PhD in the area of peace and conflict studies or international relations with expert knowledge in these areas. They will also be an experienced, effective and engaging teacher. Evidence of peace and conflict studies research publications in high quality and the capacity to secure external research grants are essential.


This is a full time continuing appointment at Lecturer Level B. The remuneration package will be in the range $92,143 - $109,419 p.a. plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $107,807 - $128,020 p.a.).

Position Description

505232_NEW_Lecturer in Peace and Conflict Studies.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Associate Professor Richard Devetak on +61 7 33653446 or r.devetak@uq.edu.au.

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