Lecturer in Photography

Melbourne, Australia
$90,112 - $107,010 p.a
30 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
08 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD location
  • 2 Continuing Roles Available - (1.0 FTE and 0.5 FTE)
  • $90,112 - $107,010 p.a + 17% Superannuation (pro-rata)

Our Organisation

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 College of Design and Social Context encompasses RMIT University's renowned art, communication, built environment, design, education and social science disciplines and is comprised of seven Schools.

The Role

Reporting to the Head of School, School of Art, and working with the Program Manager in relation to any course coordination, the Lecturer is expected to contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School, in photography and related disciplines.

Your Responsibilities

The Lecturer is responsible for carrying out teaching activities within undergraduate, Masters and Graduate Diploma programs and for maintaining and advancing their scholarly, research and/or professional capabilities. The Lecturer is also expected to actively promote their program by establishing and maintaining memberships, links and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities, and should have knowledge of current industry based models of photographic practice and related technologies. The Lecturer is expected to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics within the teaching team, and update colleagues and students on developments in their subject area or specialisation. The Lecturer may be responsible for course coordination.

Skills & Experience Required

You will be able to prepare and deliver programs at undergraduate and post-graduate levels, including online delivery, and have the ability to produce high quality curriculum or program materials. You will also have the capacity to work effectively with and to negotiate sensitively with students especially on issues related to effective learning. Furthermore an emerging track record and recognition for quality research outputs which are 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 contact Shane Hulbert at shane.hulbert@rmit.edu.au or visit our website at http://yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job ref # 555988

Applications close on Sunday 8th January 2017

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