Lecturer in Social Anthropology

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
$95,434 - $113,323
25 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2016
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Social and Political Sciences

Faculty of Arts

Salary: $95,434 - $113,323 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The School of Social and Political Sciences is at the forefront of teaching and research in the social sciences in Australia. The School has a team of dedicated academic and professional staff in the disciplines of Political Science, Criminology, Anthropology and Sociology as well as our allied research centres providing a dynamic and rewarding environment for staff and students.

The Lecturer in Social Anthropology will undertake research resulting in quality publications with leading publishers in the field and will teach at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. As well as teaching in their areas of interest, the successful candidate will have the ability to teach core subjects in the Anthropology curriculum. The School is particularly interested in applicants who are in a position to provide specialist subjects in Ethnographic Methods and The Anthropology of Work. Furthermore, and in line with the University's aim of developing 'work ready graduates', s/he will be expected to play a lead role in embedding work integrated learning within the Anthropology curriculum, and in developing Anthropology's role as a provider of work integrated learning in the University more broadly. The successful candidate will supervise student research (at honours, postgraduate coursework and RHD levels), and will undertake administrative tasks associated with the appointees' responsibilities in teaching and research, and foster links with external networks.

Close date:  2 Jan 2017

Position Description*
(*includes Selection Criteria or Core Accountabilities and Competencies)

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