Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Management

Bendigo, Australia
10 Aug 2017
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10 Sep 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Sport Science
Contract Type
Full Time

Associate Lecturer (Level A) / Lecturer  (Level B) in Management (Sport) - Bendigo

  • Deliver a high quality and engaging learning experience
  • Full time, continuing role based at our Bendigo campus
  • $63,521 - $107,758 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 one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turns 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

The Department of Management, Sport and Tourism is committed to actively engaging with business, policy-makers and the professions in the pursuit of relevant and impactful (social and economic as well as academic) research and, where possible, seeks to effectively engage with the University’s Research Focus Areas (RFAs). In the context of the interplay between the new Learning Focus Areas (LFAs) and the RFAs, the department seeks to further explore cross college and cross disciplinary program innovations.

About the role

Level A

In the level A role you will teach, contribute to curriculum develop, and undertake research or other scholarly work relevant to the area. You will prepare and deliver engaging lectures and seminars, conduct workshops, tutorials and labs, contribute to the research culture of the school, facilitate links between industry and the school, and participate in relevant administrative duties. 

Level B

The level B position will involve the same tasks as the level A role and will also involve the provision of leadership in developing curriculum and teaching. You will keep up to date on relevant innovations, contribute to governance and collegial life and promote and represent the University.

Skills & Experience

Level A

To be successful in the level a role you will be confirmed as a PhD candidate in Sport Management and be making satisfactory progress. Proven effectiveness in teaching is essential. You will possess strong communication skills and the ability to work as a member of a team. You will be capable of conducting research and making contributions to administrative duties. You will also be able to work well with staff and students from a diverse range of backgrounds.     

Level B

To be successful in the level B role you will possess the same skills as the level A role and will also have completed your PhD in Sport management. You will be a highly organised individual with a strong record of research publications. You will also be able to supervise Higher Degree by Research students.       

Please refer to the Position Description for other skills and experience required for this role.


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How to Apply

Closing date:  Sunday 10 September 2017

Position Enquiries:  Prof Suzanne Young, Head of Department, Management, Sport and Tourism, Office of La Trobe Business School  +61 3 9479 3140 /

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005.  If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

Please address Key Selection Criteria from the attached position description and attach these with your application.

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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 +61 3 9479 1623.

To apply and to view position description please visit and search for job no (552829) under current vacancies.

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