Lecturer in German Studies

Location
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Posted
12 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
02 May 2017
Ref
516257
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job no: 516257
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Academic

Classification: Academic Level B
Salary package: $94,287 - $107,381 per annum plus 17% superannuation Term: Fixed-term, 3 years Position overview

ANU has the widest range of research and teaching programs in languages in Australia. We seek to appoint a scholar to broaden and further strengthen the teaching and research profile of German Studies. The appointee will be expected to bring expertise and intellectual distinction to our research profile, and have an active research agenda in one or more of the following areas: translation studies; film and media studies, German literature, theatre and/or cultural studies, or cross-cultural communication.

The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is the largest single College of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 46 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and two ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 100 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.

Enquiries: Dr Kate Mitchell T:  02 6125 9517 E: hos.slll@anu.edu.au

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on indigenous.employment@anu.edu.au 

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion Application information In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

 

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

 

Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: 04 Apr 2017 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 02 May 2017 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time