Academic Position, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Sydney, Australia
10 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Casual Academics – Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

UTS has a bold vision to be a world-leading university of technology. We are a dynamic and innovative university in central Sydney, consistently ranked the top young university in Australia. With a culturally diverse campus life and extensive international exchange and research programs, UTS prepares graduates for the workplaces of today and tomorrow.

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) is dedicated to enhancing the learning experiences of our students through a commitment to Learning. Futures and the UTS Model of Learning.

FASS is calling for expressions of interest from suitably qualified applicants for inclusion on an eligibility list for casual academic teaching positions in its School of Communication, School of Education and School of International Studies. The eligibility list will remain current for the 2018 and 2019 teaching sessions.

The Faculty recognises and values the diversity of teaching and learning practices that the employment of casual academics offers students. Applications are sought from industry professionals as well as the next generation of academics seeking experience in an academic teaching role.

Casual academics may be engaged in activities such as lecturing, tutoring, integrated learning and practical activities, marking, student consultations and other administrative tasks.

For further information and to apply online please go to:

Successful applicants will be placed on the FASS Casual Academic Staff Eligibility List. Inclusion on the eligibility list does not guarantee employment. Selection for appointment is based on the teaching needs of the School and the applicant’s capacity to perform the duties of the position. Re-appointment will be based on demonstrated competence in the role.

Applicants must have current and valid work rights in Australia.

Closing Date: Wednesday 1st November 2017 at 11.59 (AEST)

Please note: We are only accepting on-line applications for this post, however, if you have a disability that makes it difficult for you to provide us with information in this way, please contact the Recruitment Team for assistance.

We are committed to diversity and social inclusion, evidenced by our WGEA Employer of Choice citation, Wingara Indigenous Employment Strategy and the UTS Access and Inclusion Plan. We welcome applications from women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles), Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

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