Lecturer, Japanese Language
- Full Time
- Convenient CBD Location
- Full-Time, Permanent Role
- $94,671 - 112,424 p.a + 17% Superannuation
RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.
Located in the heart of Melbourne on RMIT's City Campus, the School of Global, Urban and Social Studies is one of RMIT's largest schools. The School's vision is to contribute to a just and sustainable world, and to deliver education, training and research in four areas of focus:
- Criminology, legal and justice studies
- Global studies, languages, translating and interpreting
- Social work, youth work, community services and social policy
- Sustainability and urban planning
We provide academic programs in both Vocational and Higher Education, from certificate to PhD, in these four main areas. We are a strongly research active school with research centres of national and international reputation - the Centre for Urban Research and the Social and Global Studies Centre.
The Role and Your Responsibilities
The Lecturer is expected to contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School, in disciplines related to their field of expertise. More specifically, the Lecturer is responsible for carrying out teaching activities within undergraduate, Masters and Graduate Diploma programs and for maintaining and advancing their scholarly, research and/or professional capabilities.
The Lecturer is also expected to actively promote the program by establishing and maintaining memberships, links and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities. The Lecturer is expected to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics within the teaching team, and update colleagues and students on developments in their subject area or specialisation. The Lecturer may be responsible for course coordination.
Skills & Experience Required
The successful candidate will have the ability to prepare and deliver programs at undergraduate and post-graduate levels, including online delivery, and the ability to produce high quality curriculum or program materials. You will also have the ability to undertake course coordination and effectively have the capacity to negotiate sensitively with students especially on issues related to effective learning. In addition you will demonstrate the ability to supervise higher degree by research candidates and effectively build networks with colleagues and generate alternative funding projects through liaison with industry and government.
- PhD or equivalent in relevant field
Essentials in Tertiary Teaching Practice program or equivalent (if the appointed candidate does not meet this requirement at time of appointment, they will be supported to complete this as a requirement to fulfil their probation)
For further information please contact Kerry Mullen, Senior Lecturer, School of Global, Urban, & Social Studies on +61 3 9925 2264 or to view a position description visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 570868
Applications close on Wednesday 21 November 2018
Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check
RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.