Lecturer in Work Integrated Learning, Level B

Brisbane, Australia
24 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We rank in the top 2% of universities worldwide and we're proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation.

The Griffith Asia Institute is an internationally recognised research centre in the Griffith Business School. The Institute's vision is to be the informed voice leading Australia's strategic engagement in the Asia Pacific by cultivating the knowledge, capabilities and connections to inform and enrich Australia's Asia-Pacific future. This is achieved by: conducting and supporting excellent research on the politics, security, economies and development of the Asia-Pacific region; facilitating high level dialogues and partnerships for policy impact; leading and informing public debate on Australia's place in the Asia Pacific; and through shaping the next generation of Asia-Pacific leaders through positive learning experiences in the region.

The opportunity

The position will provide teaching, scholarship and service to the Institute as required. In particular, the appointee will support work integrated learning offerings in the Asia Pacific. The Lecturer will play an active role in coordinating and expanding Asia-Pacific placements including student and host liaison prior, during and after placements and working with industry partners to develop curriculum as well as opportunities for Asia-Pacific education.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Gold Coast campus but travel will be required across Brisbane and Gold Coast campuses.

About you

The successful candidate will have a PhD in a relevant discipline with demonstrated knowledge, skills and experience in teaching at the tertiary education level in the area of work integrated learning and ability to conduct and publish quality research. You will be able to initiate and develop course material where appropriate and coordinate courses as required. You will have effective communication and interpersonal skills with experience in collaborating with industry to develop networks at all levels. In addition, you will be able to work effectively in a team to actively contribute to the positive culture and aspirations of the Institute.

Salary range

Lecturer, Level B: $92,511 - $109,860 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation $108,239 - $128,537 per annum.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description
  • One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
    • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
    • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
    • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
    • Research interests and list of publications;
    • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc

Obtain the position description by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the position description.

Note: Application attachments should be saved as .doc, .docx or .pdf only. File names should be no more than 25 characters long and should include letters and numbers only.

What we offer

Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that spans six campuses in South East Queensland and all disciplines, while our network of more than 200,000 graduates extends around the world.

At Griffith, we've worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.

Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information

For further information about this role, please contact Professor Caitlin Byrne, Director, Griffith Asia Institute on +61 (0) 7 3735 3730.

For application queries, please contact Ms Jagoda Piatkowska, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 6617.

Closing date: Friday, 22 February 2019 at 5pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.

Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers.