Lecturer in Translating and Interpreting

Melbourne, Australia
$90,112 - $107,010 p.a
10 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full-time, Fixed-term position until December 2019
  • $90,112 - $107,010 p.a + 17% super

Our Organisation

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. 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 Role and Your Responsibilities

Reporting to the Deputy Dean, Global and Language Studies, this position will contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School. The incumbent is to make a significant contribution to the delivery of programs and to be actively involved in research, consulting and other professional activities. The Lecturer will develop, engage in and lead high quality research projects that are aligned with the University's research focus areas to achieve success in attracting research funding and to produce high quality outputs. The Lecturer will have an important research leadership role in embedding their research expertise into the life of the School and will be required to develop high-quality, productivity-driven networks across RMIT and with local, national and global, internal and external partners. The Lecturer may have responsibility for program management.

Skills & Experience Required

You must have a PhD or equivalent in translating and interpreting or a related field. Your demonstrated ability to prepare and deliver programs at undergraduate and post-graduate levels, including online delivery, the ability to produce high quality curriculum or program materials, and the capacity to supervise higher degree by research candidates will be critical to your success in this role. Furthermore, an emerging track record and recognition for quality research outputs which will contribute to existing Discipline and School research areas evidenced by publications, development of new research initiatives, competitive research funding, and industry links will be essential to your success in this role.

To Apply

For further information please visit our website at http://yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job ref # 556016

Applications close on Sunday 11th December 2016.

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.

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