Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Law

Nathan, Brisbane, Australia
19 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
06 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time


Griffith Law School is consistently ranked as one of the world's top 100 law schools. The School is committed to social justice and offers a curriculum that is practical, critical and global in outlook. We offer an interdisciplinary legal education with a diverse range of double degrees, and students gain extensive practical skills through mooting, negotiation, research and other skills-based learning opportunities.

This is a continuing, full time position with the option of being primarily based at the Nathan or Gold Coast campus. The successful applicant may also be required to work on other campuses of the University as required.

The role:

The positon will commence with a Teaching and Research profile. The appointee will be required to undertake teaching and research in their area of expertise, as well as contribute to the School's teaching and research outcomes including publications and research success, teaching excellence and higher degree research supervision and completions, and engagement activities.

The person:

As the successful candidate, you will have evidence of publishing quality research with high impact in a relevant area. Effective communication and interpersonal skills will enable you to build long lasting work partnerships. Demonstrated knowledge and skills in teaching within a higher education environment will ensure you have the capability to fulfil the duties of this exciting position.

Salary range:

Lecturer (Level B): $90,697 - $107,706 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $106,116 - $126,017 per annum.
Senior Lecturer (Level C): $111,104 - $128,113 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $129,993 - $149,893 per annum.

Application Requirements:

Please ensure your application includes the following:

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description. Obtain the position description by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the position description.
  • Please address the selection criteria for the level for which you are applying.
  • One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
    • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
    • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
    • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
    • Research interests and list of publications;
    • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

Applications close at 5pm on the closing date. All applications must be submitted online.

Further information:

For further information about this role, please contact Professor Pene Mathew, Head, School of Law via email at: p.mathew@griffith.edu.au.

For application queries, please contact Ms Teagan Brown, Recruitment Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 6551 .

Closing date: Monday 6 November 2017 at 5 pm AEST.