Lecturer, Criminology

Canberra, Australia
$103,841 - $117,736 per annum plus 17% superannuation
03 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
10 Jan 2023
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level B
Salary package: $103,841 - $117,736 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full-time, continuing
Position Description: Position description academic level B - Criminology (1).pdf

Position overview

The ANU Centre is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in Criminology. The position is based in the Criminology Program within the ANU Centre for Social Research and Methods (CSRM). The appointee will to contribute to the development of the Centre‚Äôs program of applied empirical research into crime and criminal justice and to teach into the Bachelor of Criminology.

Applications from a range of disciplinary backgrounds, which could include criminology, crime science, psychology, sociology, economics, computer science or statistics are welcomed.

The successful applicant will be supported to contribute to research, education and outreach and to develop into nationally and internationally successful scholars.

Criminology at CSRM is multidisciplinary, bringing together experts from a range of disciplines including sociology, psychology, law, political science, demography, social policy, computer science and economics. Our aim is to engage nationally and internationally on the frontiers of crime and justice by focusing on key issues that shape modern crime and justice policy. We push boundaries in how we conceptualise, understand, and evaluate crime to improve outcomes for ordinary citizens.

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.

Enquiries: Professor Meredith Rossner, E: meredith.rossner@anu.edu.au

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on indigenous.employment@anu.edu.au 

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

Application information

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

  • A 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.
  • Other documents, if required.

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

Please note: The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process. An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results. 

Closing Date: 10 January 2023