Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Policing Studies

Goulburn, Australia
22 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
17 Sep 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Multiple Teaching-Focussed positions available
  • Full Time, Fixed Term (until December 2020)
  • Level A/B – $64,482 to $109,391 AUD pa. (plus 17% Superannuation)
  • These positions will be located in Goulburn

Charles Sturt University and the NSW Police Force have formed a unique partnership to design, develop and deliver tertiary courses in policing. The partnership is an important strategy in the development of police recruit level training in NSW. The resources of both a large residential police academy and a responsive and progressive university have been brought together to provide a balanced, innovative service in police recruit level training and education.

The School of Policing Studies has staff located at both Goulburn and Parramatta who primarily teach and undertake subject development in the undergraduate policing program for internal and distance education students studying to be a Police Officer with the NSW Police Force. In addition, an integral component of an academic staff member’s workload is dedicated to professional industry liaison, by maintaining sound relationships with industry agencies.

The School of Policing Studies is seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals in various areas of specialisation of policing and law enforcement including; operational policing, investigation (investigative interviewing and practices); criminal law and procedure; road safety; drug enforcement and harm minimisation; policing and society; community policing, professional ethics; communications; and leadership and management.

For further information about the School please visit our website at:

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria listed in the position description.

Successful applicants will be expected to satisfy a Professional Suitability Check prior to their commencement and undertake annual field placement as part of ongoing professional development.

Applications close: 17 September 2017.