Associate Professor/Professor, European Languages (Italian Studies)

Melbourne, Australia
$158,284 - $203,891 pa Level E (plus 17% employer superannuation)
27 Jan 2023
End of advertisement period
26 Feb 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Clayton campus
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: Continuing appointment
Remuneration: $158,284 - $174,373 pa Level D / $203,891 pa Level E (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas – and the people who discover them
  • Take your research further with state-of-the-art infrastructure

Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact.

The Opportunity

The European Languages - Italian program within the School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics seeks to fill a continuing position at Associate Professor (Level D) or Full Professor (Level E), by an academic who has a dynamic research and teaching profile.

A primary purpose of this position to develop links with colleagues teaching across the European Languages major, and to leverage the Monash presence in Europe for research and education to ensure our European Languages program is unparalleled in Australia. The candidate should be willing and able to take on a leadership role within the European Languages program. We are seeking a candidate with a distinguished research record, international recognition, and experience in program direction.

As the successful candidate, you will take a leadership role in the Italian program’s research and teaching. You will be a distinguished scholar with a significant record of research in any area of contemporary Italian culture. Interdisciplinary and comparative approaches are particularly welcome. You will engage in original and innovative research and help lead the program’s capacity to secure funding for major research projects. You will also enhance the program’s, and the School’s ability to attract and supervise excellent graduate research students. You will take a leading role in curriculum development and delivery and will be prepared to engage in team teaching. You will also be expected to undertake a share of administrative tasks within the School.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

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Associate Professor Jeremy Breaden, Interim Head of School, LLCL, +61 3 9905 2275

Position Description

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Closing Date

Sunday 26 February 2023, 11:55pm AEDT

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