Lecturer in Early Modern European History

Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
$90,618 to $107,397
05 Jan 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Continuing, full-time.
  • $90,618 to $107,397 per annum (Level B)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation. Salary packaging options are available.
  • Relocation assistance provided

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation

The Discipline of History, within the School of Humanities at UNE is currently seeking a Lecturer in Early Modern European History [pre-1600].

About the role

As Lecturer in Early Modern European History you will be active in securing grant funding for history projects, proactively contribute towards service roles within the school, interact with the New England community and promote historical engagement in the region. Core to the role is the ability to develop, coordinate and teach undergraduate and postgraduate units and courses on history, and to research and publish in the area of early modern European history [pre-1600].

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will have an established track record of research and publication, a record of applying for grant funding, and will be looking to develop future research projects. They will be experienced in, and familiar with, best practice in the teaching of history at tertiary level, with knowledge of the innovative use of technologies for the practise and teaching of history.

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights all for a fraction of the price you'd expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

To find out more, visit: www.armidaleregion.com.au/ and www.experiencethehighs.com.au/.

Additional information

To discuss this role please contact Professor Lloyd Weeks (Head of School): phone 02 6773 3982 or email lweeks2@une.edu.au . To find out more about the School of Humanities, visit: www.une.edu.au/about-une/academic-schools/school-of-humanities

Closing Date: Sunday 5th February 2017

Reference No: 216151

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria in your application.


Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.