Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Classics

Canberra, Australia
08 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level A/B
Salary package: $73,309 - $113,165 per annum plus superannuation
Terms: Full time, Fixed term (approximately 12 months)

Position overview

The ANU Centre for Classical Studies teaches majors in Ancient History, as well as in Latin and Ancient Greek. The Centre seeks to appoint a Lecturer who will contribute to undergraduate teaching in two of these three areas and engage with the lively outreach program connected to the ANU Classics Museum.

College overview

The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is one of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 57 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and three ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 270 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.

For more information please contact Professor Catherine Travis, T: +61 2 6125 0634 E:

Closing date: 22 December 2019

Position description: Academic Lecturer Classics.pdf

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Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A 3-page statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.