Lecturer, School of Psychology

Wollongong, Australia
16 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
09 Sep 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Part Time


  • Permanent/continuing, part-time appointment (0.6FTE)

The School of Psychology is recognised both nationally and internationally for outstanding achievements in teaching and learning, research and community engagement. The school provide high quality, fully accredited training in professional postgraduate programs and undergraduate psychology.

An opportunity exists for a Lecturer to predominately manage the curriculum for and teach the highly specialised area of philosophical and theoretical Psychology. This subject is essential in preparing students for entry into Honours. This subject is also taught by University of Wollongong (UoW) staff at the Singapore Institute of Management campus, and therefore offshore delivery will be required.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience in teaching philosophical and theoretical Psychology, as well as teaching psychology at an undergraduate level in general. Applicants should also have experience in subject coordination, be familiar with UoW learning platforms, have a proven ability to manage large student cohorts and be willing to supervise research students at Honours and Postgraduate level. Candidates with innovative teaching experience, an established research profile and a commitment to positive change would be highly regarded to sustain and further advance this success.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria outlined int he position description as part of the application process.

For further information about this position, please contact Head of School, Professor Peter Caputi on +61 2 4221 3717 or pcaputi@uow.edu.au 

Please note that visa sponsorship is not available for this position

Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact uow-recruitment@uow.edu.au

The University of Wollongong is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, and a recognised leader in gender equality, we encourage and welcome applications from a diverse range of backgrounds and people including: culturally and linguistically diverse, women, disability, LGBTIQ+, and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islanders.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Permanent/Continuing
Schedule: Part-time
Closing Date: 09/09/2019, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level B: $98,0190 - $113,353 (pro-rata) + 17% superannuation
HR Contact: Jess Morgan
Contact Email: jessm@uow.edu.au