Associate Lecturer/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer, Curtin Law School/Faculty of Business and Law

Perth, Australia
29 Sep 2021
End of advertisement period
26 Oct 2021
Contract Type
  • Academic
  • Perth, Western Australia
  • Full Time

Date posted: 28/9/2021

  • 5x continuing roles available, ranging from 0.25 FTE - 1.0 FTE
  • Competitive salary and benefits packages, including 17% superannuation

Job Reference: 797616

Curtin Law School/Faculty of Business and Law

Curtin is Western Australia’s largest university. With a global presence, it aims to transform lives and communities through education and research.

In the AACSB-accredited Faculty of Business and Law, we are committed to providing the most innovative teaching and research environment for the business leaders of tomorrow. The Faculty comprises of the 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 and offers a wide range of internationally recognised courses.

Curtin Law School

The Curtin Law School aims to provide a transformative legal education, professionally focussed, aimed at producing law graduates capable of judgement based on ethical and professional standards, deep discipline knowledge, international perspectives, and a strong understand of the Rule of Law.

Our school facilities are conveniently located at both the main Bentley campus and bustling Central Business District.

Curtin Law School prides itself on the strong integration of professional practice with higher education, ensuring students are exposed to international perspectives, and fostering a deep appreciation for the Rule of Law.

Your new role

Five (5) exciting opportunities exist for experienced Associate Lecturers/Lecturers/Senior Lecturers to join Curtin Law School’s dynamic Law, Business Law, Tax and Clinical Professional Practice teams! We are seeking to attract experienced PhD-qualified academics with extensive teaching and research experience or professionals with postgraduate qualifications in Law and/or Taxation (ideally a Master of Laws or Taxation degree or equivalent) who can also bring relevant practical experience to our programs, which includes clinic-based activities in the John Curtin Law Clinic, Curtin Tax Clinic and/or Curtin Link.

The preferred candidate(s) may have a solid research track-record in human rights, law and technology, information governance, energy governance, global governance, digital finance, RegTech and/or clinical practice.  

The positions will be offered at either ALA/ALB/ALC Teaching Academic/Clinical Professional, or ALA/ALB/ALC Teaching and Research, depending on qualifications and experience.

Essential Criteria

Please review and address the selection criteria listed within the relevant Academic Role Statement for the level of role you are applying for, via the cloud store link found under ‘next steps’.

Why choose Curtin?

  • Opportunities for career development
  • Easily accessible location with great parking, bus station and end of trip facilities!
  • A vibrant campus with gym, childcare, wellness programs, medical and counselling services!
  • A major global player, with well-integrated campuses in Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius and Dubai.
  • Curtin continues to be a leader in reconciliation in the Higher Education sector, being one of the first Universities to receive accreditation for an Elevate RAP - the highest level within Reconciliation Australia’s Workplace RAP Framework.
  • The University has recently been named as one of Australia’s Inclusive Employers for 2019-2020 by the Diversity Council of Australia (DCA)
  • Achieved Athena Swan Bronze Accreditation (2018-2020)
  • Voted 16th best workplace for new dads in Australia (HBF - Direct Advice for Dads, 2019)

For further information on working at Curtin and our employee benefits visit:

Next steps

Please apply on-line with a cover letter, resume and separate document addressing the selection criteria to enable us to assess your suitability for the role.

To view a copy of Curtin University's standard academic role statement relevant to the level of the role you are applying for, please copy and paste the following link into your browser.

Please make it clear in your cover letter which level of role you are applying for.

If you require reasonable accommodation to participate in the recruitment process, please advise in your cover letter. 

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

Please apply via the attached link, we cannot accept resumes sent to the above contact.

Applications close: 9pm AWST Tuesday 26th October 2021

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. Please contact us to request accommodation.


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. We reserve the right to remove the advert earlier than the date on the advert.