Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Taxation/Accounting

Banyule, Australia
19 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Play a key role in teaching and research of taxation accounting
  • Full time, continuing role based at our Melbourne (Bundoora) campus
  • Role will be appointed as level B or C commensurate with relevant experience. 

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turned 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges.

Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

A Level B teaching and research academic is expected to develop curriculum, teach and undertake research or other scholarly work relevant to the development of their discipline or professional field.

A Level C teaching and research academic in addition, will normally play a major role or provide a significant degree of leadership in scholarly, research and/or professional activities relevant to the profession.

About the role

In this role you will contribute towards the enhancement of the department’s reputation through improved teaching, research and partnerships with professional bodies and industries. Balancing your teaching and research, you will contribute towards the department’s ongoing program innovation which seeks to align subjects with market demands, in relation to both curricula and delivery modes.

We delivery to students through a commitment to embracing new technologies and innovation in delivery. You will work with colleagues to reshape learning and teaching, redefining the student experience through new technology, stronger collaborations and increased flexibility. Knowledge of current trends in the accounting profession and in particular, specialised knowledge around taxation accounting in Australia are critical.

Skills & Experience

To be considered for this role you have completed a PhD in Accounting or a similar discipline. You must have a strong track record of curriculum development and teaching and have the capacity to engage with innovations related to cross-campus teaching. A demonstrated track record in undertaking impactful research in a relevant field is essential and you will have evidence of quality publications. You will be capable of supervising or co-supervising students. Strong organisational and communication skills are essential as is the ability to work collaboratively with staff and students.


Please click on this link for a full list of Benefits http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs/working/benefits

How to Apply

Closing date: Sunday 11th November, 2018 (11:55 pm)

Position Enquiries: Associate Professor Alison Parkes, Head of Department, Accounting and Data Analytics +61 3 9479 2998 / a.parkes@latrobe.edu.au

This position is open to people with a valid full-time working visa.

Please address Key Selection Criteria and attach these with your application.

La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact HR Assist on 9479 1234.

To apply and to view position description please visit http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs and search for position no. 557356 under current vacancies.

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the SAGE Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.