Lecturer in French

Melbourne, Australia
$87,487-$103,893 p.a + 17% super
10 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
07 Nov 2016
Sandy Chen
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Undertake independent teaching at undergraduate, honours and postgraduate level
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full time, continuing position
  • $87,487-$103,893 p.a + 17% super

Our organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology and design, focused on creating solutions that transform the future for the benefit of people and their environments.

The School of Global, Urban and Social Studies is one of RMIT's largest schools and provides academic programs that stretch from certificate to PhD, as well as providing a high level of research activity.

The School's vision is to contribute to a just and sustainable world, and delivers education, training and research activity in four areas of focus:

  1. Social work, youth work, community services and social policy
  2. Sustainability and urban planning, including Housing
  3. Global and international studies, languages, translating and interpreting
  4. Criminal justice, legal and dispute studies and human rights

The role

The Lecturer in French Studies is expected to contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School. More specifically, the Lecturer is responsible for carrying out teaching activities within French Studies as well as various undergraduate Global and Language Studies programs and for maintaining and advancing their scholarly research. You will be encouraged to become an active member of the Centre for Global Research.

Your responsibilities

Reporting to the Convenor of Languages, you will be expected to actively promote the program by establishing and maintaining memberships, links and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities. Furthermore, you will be expected to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics within the teaching team, and update colleagues and students on developments in their subject area.

Skills & Experience required

Your demonstrated ability to prepare and deliver programs at undergraduate and post-graduate levels and capacity to work effectively with students on issues related to learning will be critical to your success in this role. Furthermore, you will have an emerging track record and recognition for quality research outputs which will contribute to existing Discipline and School research areas.

Mandatory Qualification

PhD in French Studies, Applied Linguistics and/or related areas.

To apply

To view a Position Description and apply online please go to http://yourcareer.rmit.edu.au/jobSearch.asp quoting job ref #554837 or for further information please contact Kerry Mullan, Senior Lecturer on +61 3 9925 2264. Applications close on 7th of November.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.