Senior Tutor in Mathematics and Statistics

Melbourne, Australia
16 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
08 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Mathematics and Statistics
Faculty of Science

Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 p.a. (Level A PhD entry level $87,415 p.a.) plus 17% superannuation

Reporting to the Academic Manager, the Senior Tutor is part of the Mathematics and Statistics Learning Centre (MSLC) team. The MSLC is committed to providing a Tutorial program of the highest quality to all students studying Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Melbourne and a range of teaching related services to the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

The role of Senior Tutor involves delivering tutorials and computer laboratory classes within the undergraduate program, including the marking of assignments and examinations, and assisting with the preparation of course material. The incumbent may also be required to give lectures and to coordinate subjects.

The Senior Tutor will assist with the assessment of student qualifications for the purpose of determining eligibility for enrolment in degree programs and subjects and for the purpose of determining eligibility for advanced standing.

In addition to the above, the Senior Tutor will act as the Deputy Tutorial Manager for the MSLC, which involves coordination of the tutorials and computer laboratory classes within the undergraduate and postgraduate programs, assisting with the recruitment, allocation and day-to-day management of sessional teaching staff, timetabling of classes and management of systems used to record student performance.

The Senior Tutor will contribute to teaching innovation in the School and will undertake research and/or scholarship in tertiary scholarship of mathematics and statistics education. They may also undertake research in an area of the mathematical sciences.

Close date: 8 Oct 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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