Tutor/Lecturer in Indigenous Arts and Culture

Melbourne, Australia
04 Jan 2021
End of advertisement period
24 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Work type: Continuing

Location: Southbank

Division/Faculty: Faculty of Fine Arts and Music

Department/School: Victorian College of the Arts

Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 17% super

Salary: Level A $73,669 - $99,964 p.a. or Level B $105,232 - $124,958 p.a. plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to the appointee's qualifications and experience.

Only Indigenous Australians are eligible to apply as this position is exempt under the Special Measure Provision, Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2011 (Vic).

The Faculty of Fine Arts and Music at the University of Melbourne is home to the Victorian College of the Arts and the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. Long recognised as one of the leading providers of fine arts and music education in Australia, the Faculty has an ambitious plan to grow its global profile.  

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity for an early-career academic to join the prominent Wilin Centre for Indigenous Arts and Cultural Development. The role will contribute to the development of curriculum at the undergraduate and graduate levels, deliver undergraduate courses including all stages and aspects of course delivery and conduct research in Australian Indigenous arts and culture.

About you

You will have teaching experience in in the area of Indigenous arts and culture and experience delivering a range of cross-cultural subject areas. Demonstrated excellence in building and enhancing coursework and teaching, an existing track record of art practice and/or research and outstanding interpersonal skills are also required.


Based in the beautiful Southbank Campus of The University of Melbourne, you will work nestled amongst Melbourne‚Äôs major arts and cultural organisations and venues. You will have the convenience of great transport links to the rest of the city with the serenity of the Botanical Gardens close by.  

To apply

Please download a copy of the position description for full details of the role and selection criteria.  

For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to:

Position Description   Download File 0046621.pdf

Applications close: 24 Jan 2021 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time