Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor, Faculty of Education

Hamilton, New Zealand
25 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
24 Nov 2018
380365 / 380366 / 380367 / 380368
Contract Type
Full Time

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education

(Six positions)

Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education is New Zealand’s leading Faculty of Education, renowned for innovative approaches to both education and educational research and committed to enhancing education through the three interconnected disciplines of teaching, research and professional learning. This is your opportunity to join this exciting and innovative faculty and contribute to teaching, supervision and research in the heart of the Waikato.

We are currently looking for six academics to join our team in the areas of Curriculum and Instruction(Visual Arts or Music; Literacy Education); Education(Policy, Cultural, Social and/or Historical aspects of Education); Early Childhood Education; and Restorative Practices/ Relational Practices/ Narrative Counselling.

The successful candidates will have a relevant PhD and recognised teaching qualification. Demonstrated success in undergraduate teaching including the ability to lecture to large numbers and conduct small group seminars and tutorials effectively, along with the ability to contribute to graduate and postgraduate programmes is also required. A research programme reflecting emerging or sustained excellence and a recognised contribution to the academic field appropriate to the level of position applied for are essential. A successful record of post-graduate supervision and an understanding of bicultural approaches and knowledge of Māori perspectives are highly desirable.

Applicants should indicate their particular discipline areas of strength and apply through the relevant vacancy number below. Preference will be given to those applicants who have a proven record incorporating culturally responsive pedagogies and/or curriculum integration.

Current salary range for Lecturers is NZ$74,034 to $89,163 per year, Senior Lecturers NZ$91,710 to $120,752 per year and for Associate Professors NZ$122,280 to $135,018 per year, depending on qualifications and experience.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to Professor Don Klinger, Dean, Te Kura Toi Tangata Faculty of Education, telephone +64 7 838 4281 or email: don.klinger@waikato.ac.nz

Vacancy 380365: Curriculum and Instruction (Visual Arts or Music; Literacy Education) (Three positions available)

Vacancy 380366: Education (Policy, Cultural, Social and/or Historical aspects of Education)

Vacancy 380367: Early Childhood Education

Vacancy 380368: Restorative Practices/ Relational Practices/ Narrative Counselling

Closing date for all positions: 9 November 2018 (NZ time)

For more information and to apply, visit www.jobs.waikato.ac.nz