Lecturer, Creative Arts and Screen Studie

Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
$87,891 - $104366
24 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Develop and maintain relevant industry connections with the discipline
  • Continuing, full-time role based at our Melbourne (Bundoora) campus
  • $87,891 - $104366 per annum plus up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is among the top 100 universities in the world under the age of 50 (Times Higher Education Rankings 2016), one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change to benefit the communities we serve.

About the role

Develop curriculum, teach and undertake scholarly work relevant to the Department of Creative Arts and English. This role is located in the disciplines of Creative Arts and Screen Studies. You will develop, coordinate and teach in a way that engages students through tutorials, classes, workshops, excursions, and studio sessions. You will also participate in innovative course level design, development and review while keeping up to date with teaching innovations and industry possibilities in relation to screenwriting and production. Publish or disseminate high quality and high impact research as a member of a team or independently. Supervise or co-supervise Higher Degree by Research students. You will also seek to obtain research funding from external funding sources.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will possess a PhD in a relevant discipline or the equivalent. You will be a competent practitioner and teacher who is capable of developing curriculum. Evidence of high quality research and/or relevant industry experience, relative to opportunity, is required. You will be able to supervise or co-supervise students. You will possess strong analytical, organisational, and communication skills. The ability to work collaboratively and productively with a diverse range of staff and students is also essential.


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How to Apply

Closing date: 23 December 2016

Position Enquiries: Dr Hester Joyce Creative Arts and English Melbourne +61 3 9479 1422 /

Position Description below:

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Kerryn Harbert, Recruitment Advisor on +61 (03) 9479 1623.

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the SAGE Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.