Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Industry Fellow, Clinical Psychology

Melbourne, Australia
06 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
26 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
  • Bundoora Location
  • 2 Positions available, Lecturer (Level B) and/or Senior Lecturer (Level C) - dependent upon experience and qualifications
  • Part-Time (0.5 FTE) or Full-time employment considered, 3 Year Fixed-Term Position/s
  • Attractive Salary Package on Offer + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Health and Biomedical Sciences comprises three Academic Clusters (Allied Health, Applied Health, and Biomedical Sciences). The School undertakes teaching and research across ten disciplines: Chinese Medicine, Chiropractic, Exercise Science, Human Biosciences, Laboratory Medicine, Medical Radiations, Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychology and Osteopathy

In the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject, RMIT is 16th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 36th in the world (fourth highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment. We are also among the world's top 100 universities in Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies).

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role

The positions will make a significant contribution to the delivery of the Master of Clinical Psychology program and will be actively involved in research, consulting and other professional activities.


The incumbents will develop, engage in and lead high quality research projects that are aligned with the University's research focus areas, will attract research funding and produce high quality outputs. The incumbents will have an important research leadership role in embedding their research expertise into the life of the Discipline and School and will be required to develop high-quality, productivity-driven networks across RMIT and with local, national and global, internal and external partners.

Skills & Experience Required

The incumbents will have demonstrated experience in providing clinical supervision to provisionally-registered psychologists, with evidence of strong links within the profession that will facilitate the placement of students enrolled in our clinical program. Furthermore, experience preparing and delivering high quality teaching programs and the ability to teach into one or more of the following areas: health psychology, forensic psychology, cognitive psychology, organisational psychology and social psychology will be essential to your success in this role.

To Apply

For further information please contact Prof. Stephen Robinson on +61 3 9925 7120 or to view a position description visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 558621.

Applications close on Sunday 26th November 2017.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.