Academic Lecturer/Tutor/Marker, Psychology

Townsville, Australia
22 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Dec 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Make life matter – educating the Psychologists of the future

We now have a number of sessional/casual teaching opportunities for experts in psychology. Investing in the future of your profession whilst developing your own career, you will have the opportunity to provide casual teaching, tutoring and marking within the Discipline of Psychology at JCU. Opportunities exist on the Townsville and Cairns campuses of JCU.

To be successful in the role of Academic Casual Lecturer Psychology | Academic Casual Tutor Psychology you will have;

  • Tertiary qualification in Psychology
  • A strong commitment to delivering high quality contemporary learning activities via face to face and online technologies to enhance the student experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to interact with a diverse range of students and stakeholders
  • The ability to work flexible hours during the academic year including days and evenings
  • The ability to deliver materials to cohorts of varying sizes from small tutorials of 8- 25 students to large lectures with up to 300 students

The potential subject areas you may cover include;

  • Introductory Psychology
  • Psychopathology
  • Health Psychology
  • Critical thinking
  • Principles of Counselling
  • Social Psychology
  • Communication
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Personality
  • Memory and cognition
  • Psychological Neuroscience
  • Lifespan Development
  • Learning and behaviour
  • Statistics and research methods
  • Psychometrics /Psychological Assessment
  • Foundations of modern psychology

How to Apply

If you are looking to contribute to this valuable area of our University please obtain further information and apply via the JCU website;

Your interest will be retained for a period of six months and you may be contacted periodically as opportunities arise.

Applications close: 31 December 201