Lecturer in Digital Technologies in Education

Location
Crawley/Nedlands/Perth, Australia
Posted
21 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Oct 2017
Ref
499231
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Graduate School of Education

  • 5 year contract
  • Salary range: Level B $96,210– $114,250p.a. or at Level C $117,857-$135,900p.a.
  • Position commencing in January 2018

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities.  With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

Applications are invited for appointment as a Lecturer in Digital Technologies in Education within the Graduate School of Education. The position will be based in Perth at the Nedlands campus, adjacent to the main Crawley campus.

The Graduate School of Education offers postgraduate teacher education courses in Secondary, Primary and Early Childhood Education, as well as courses for teachers and other professionals. The position will provide leadership for the digital technologies in education activities currently undertaken in the Graduate School of Education. The position is offered as a high volume of teaching position with some research.

To be considered for this role, you will demonstrate:

  • A PhD in a relevant area.
  • A teaching qualification.
  • Demonstrated ability and a proven record of commitment to high quality tertiary level teaching, especially in the core area of Digital Technologies in Education.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop curriculum with appropriate learning outcomes and evaluation.
  • Demonstrated ability to be involved in school policy development and unit/course coordination.
  • Demonstrated ability to work professionally and collaboratively with the relevant educational organisations in the field of Digital Technologies in Education.
  • Experience of postgraduate research student supervision.
  • Demonstrated strong research focus, relative to opportunity, with an ability to undertake research and publish in high-quality international peer-reviewed journals.
  • A strong potential for attracting research funding through external competitive funding and industry links.

Closing Date: By Monday 16 October 2017

Application Details:

Applications must be submitted online. Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description and applicants should clearly demonstrate they meet the selection criteria. Applicants are encouraged to submit a teaching portfolio as part of their application.