Lecturer in Arts and Cultural Management

Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
$95,434 - $113,323 p.a.
01 Dec 2016
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Culture & Communication Faculty of Arts

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

The Arts and Cultural Management Program is located in the School of Culture and Communication, one of five Schools in the Faculty of Arts. The School hosts a range of graduate teaching programs including Global Media and Communication, Arts Curatorship and Creative Writing, Publishing and Editing as well as an arts-focussed humanities undergraduate curriculum. The School also hosts major research concentrations including a node of the ARC Centre for Excellence in the History of Emotions, the Research Unit for Public Cultures, the Australian Centre, and the Transformative Technologies Research Unit that contribute to the University's Engagement agenda while delivering high quality research.

Arts and Cultural Management is a significant area of international graduate education in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne and represents a growing field of engagement with the global and national cultural sector for the University. Following a period of significant growth, the Arts and Cultural Management Program seeks an energetic and committed individual who is able to take responsibility for teaching and research in emerging areas of the program: arts and cultural production in the Asia-Pacific region, cultural economies, creative entrepreneurship and convergent models of the cultural and creative industries.

You will be expected to have a PhD and research and publication profile in arts management or a related field; and a working knowledge of global trends within the sector. Expertise in one or more teaching areas of the program - arts management, the commercial arts and entertainment sector, cultural economy and the creative industries - is required.

You should have demonstrated graduate supervision experience, and a track record in curriculum development and teaching innovation. You will be expected to develop research partnerships, projects and publications in collaboration with other members of staff and foster international partnerships. Candidates with experience or interests in research methods, methodological innovation and knowledge translation are especially welcome.

Close date:  15 Jan 2017

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