Teaching Staff, Law Units

North Sydney/Melbourne, Australia
07 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Expressions of Interest: Sessional Teaching staff for Law units

Thomas More Law School

North Sydney and Melbourne campuses 

The Thomas More Law School (TMLS) at Australian Catholic University is seeking suitably qualified sessional staff to deliver lectures, tutorials and workshops across a range of undergraduate law disciplines. TMLS is a national school which operates across four campuses offering accredited law degrees.

Expressions of interest are being sought for a range of law units to be delivered on the Sydney and Melbourne campuses. All sessional staff will be expected to undertake marking in their units.

Sessional lecturers usually have a relevant Masters degree and/or significant relevant professional experience in their area of expertise. Applicants with completed or substantial progress towards a doctoral qualification in law will be favourably considered.

Expressions of Interest must include a CV of not more than 3 pages, together with recent student evaluations, if available. Applicants should list their qualifications, previous employment history, if any with ACU and provide a brief overview (one paragraph) of previous teaching and areas of teaching expertise together with any ranked publications, memberships of professional associations and any relevant industry experience and engagement in the last five years.

Applicants with teaching experience are particularly sought in the following areas of law:

On-line delivery

On-line Migration Law –Various units.

North Sydney

Semester 1

  • Torts
  • Employment Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Evidence
  • Mooting

Semester 2

  • Communications Law
  • Taxation Law


Semester 1

  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Property Law
  • Public and Private International Law

Semester 2

  • Communications Law
  • International Trade Law
  • Jurisprudence
  • Legal Research and Reasoning

How to apply

To lodge your Expression of Interest, please select the “Apply” button below and attach a brief cover letter indicating your preferred legal discipline/s and location, availability for sessions, your CV and your qualifications.

Successful candidates will be appointed on a casual basis.

For more information about the courses offered by the Thomas More School of Law please visit  Thomas More School of Law Web Page in the first instance.

General enquiries can be made to Professor Rocque Reynolds, Dean of Law, Thomas More Law School on 03 9953-3640 or Associate Professor Catherine Renshaw, Deputy Head of School, 02-9465-9208.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 11.55 pm on Friday 23 November 2018

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