Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Management and Corporate Sustainability

Expiring today

Perth, Australia
24 Jul 2019
End of advertisement period
21 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Continuing, full time
$99,530 - $140,416 (ALB/C) plus 17% Superannuation

Curtin University is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide (ARWU 2018 and QS World University Rankings 2019), and is placed 20th in the world for universities less than 50 years old (QS Top 50 Under 50 2019). Curtin is WA’s most preferred university, with highly engaged industry-facing partners. A major global player, with well-integrated campuses in Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius and Dubai.

Your new team

The Faculty of Business and Law

The Faculty of Business and Law comprises of Curtin Law School and Curtin Business School; which ranks in the top ten business schools across Australia. It stands at the forefront of contemporary debate and analysis and strategic forecasting. Curtin Business School is recognised as an elite global business school through accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business and offers a wide range of internationally recognised courses.

The School of Management

The School of Management is a large school within the Faculty of Business and Law, with over 60 full or part-time academic and professional staff. Additionally, the School houses the John Curtin Institute of Public Policy, and the National Centre for Student Equity in Higher Education. The School has four established discipline groups: Business Information Systems; Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Strategy and International Business; People, Culture and Organisation; and Supply Chain Management.

We aim to provide students with the skills they need to tackle managerial and leadership roles in a wide range of organisational settings. We’re engaged in the discovery and dissemination of management-related knowledge, with particular emphasis on developing diverse ideas, innovative and entrepreneurial approaches, and promoting lifelong learning through our research, industry links, and regional and global alliances. We continue to innovate in management education and research, focusing not only on the essential core areas but also on those of growing importance. Hence, we provide courses in fields as diverse as entrepreneurship, information systems and technology, and international business.

Your new role

We are seeking an experienced teaching and research focussed Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to join the School of Management on a continuing basis.

As the successful candidate you will have a strong background in Corporate Sustainability, and ideally experience and/or interest in Disaster & Emergency Management (DEM) and/or Indigenous capability. You will contribute to the development and teaching of units including face-to-face and online delivery modes. Teaching excellence and effectiveness in identifying student needs, conducting activities that stimulate and foster student learning, and innovation in curriculum design and development of learning materials is imperative to your success in this position. You will need an established record of research outputs in high quality refereed academic journals/outlets consistent with the discipline.

As a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, it's expected to have a growing profile in teaching, research and service/leadership. You will work as part of a team providing innovation and excellence in teaching within the area of sustainability and human resources. You will be responsible for coordinating and delivering undergraduate and postgraduate level units, and undertake supervision of postgraduate research students, conduct research, and undertake administrative duties.

You will bring to the role

  • A doctoral qualification in Management and Corporate Sustainability or relevant discipline
  • Demonstrated teaching excellence in the Global/Corporate Sustainability field and a reflective approach to teaching delivery
  • An established record of research outputs/creative works in high quality refereed academic journals and outlets preferably in the Global/Corporate Sustainability field
  • Experience and/or interest in Corporate Disaster and Emergency Management and/or Indigenous capability is desirable
  • A desire to undertake academic service and leadership roles in the future

What we offer you

  • The opportunity to work in a highly productive and engaged team
  • Continuing role in an exciting and collaborative team 
  • Opportunity for career growth
  • 17% superannuation

For details of Curtin’s employee benefits please visit https://about.curtin.edu.au/jobs/

What we need from you

A cover letter, CV and you are encouraged to respond specifically to the selection criteria which can be found in the Academic Role Statement. 

Shortlisted candidates will be required to prepare and deliver a 20 minute presentation on a topic of their choosing, which will be followed by a 15 minute Q&A.

Applications close: 9 pm(AWST) on Sunday, 25th August 2019

How to Apply: To be considered for the role, please apply via https://applynow.net.au/jobs/ni/CURTIN794

Valuing Diversity and Inclusion

At Curtin, we are committed to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander reconciliation, diversity and social justice and aim to create an inclusive environment where our staff and students are valued and inspired. This includes a supportive recruitment process should you require any access assistance.  

Contact details

To apply complete the application form below, or for more information contact:

Jess Gibbs - School Business Manager, School of Management
Phone:  08 9266 1335
Email:  jessica.gibbs@curtin.edu.au

Please only apply via the attached link. Please do not send your resume direct to the above contact.


Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time.