Lecturer, English Program

Bundoora, Banyule, Australia
$87,891 - $104366
25 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Publish high quality and high impact research
  • Fixed term until Nov 2018, full-time role teaching at our Bundoora/Bendigo campuses
  • $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 research or other scholarly work relevant to the Department of Creative Arts and English. This role is located within the discipline of English. You will develop, coordinate and teach in a way that engages students through tutorials, classes, workshops, excursions, and clinical/studio sessions. Participate in innovative course level design, development and review while keeping up to date with teaching innovations. Publish or disseminate high quality and high impact research as a member of a team and independently. Supervise or co-supervise Higher Degree by Research students. You will also obtain research funding from external funding sources. This role can be based at either Bundoora or Bendigo campus but teaching is mandatory required across both campuses plus additional sites if required.

Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you will possess a PhD in a relevant discipline. You will be a competent teacher who is capable of developing curriculum. Evidence of high quality and high impact research, relative to opportunity, is essential. 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: Catherine Padmore, Senior Lecturer, Creative Arts and English Melbourne +61 3 9479 5894 /

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.

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