Assistant Lecturer in Psychology

Clayton, Australia
31 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty / Portfolio:

Faculty of Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences
School of Psychological Sciences


Clayton campus

Employment Type:



Continuing appointment


$66,706 - $90,532 pa Level A
(plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

This is a unique opportunity for someone with an educational background in psychology and experience in the online education space to join a passionate and innovative team here at Monash. This is a new role and the successful candidate will be instrumental in creating new content (e.g. activities, videos, simulations, assignment topics, exam questions) and finding new and innovative ways to use technology to improve the engagement, academic and community experience of fully online students within the online Graduate Diploma in Psychology.

As the successful candidate you will be responsible for writing and creating new content to increase engagement and enhance the student learning experience in the fully online mode. You will also develop and maintain collaborative relationships with appropriate University and external bodies (eg faculty multimedia team) for expert consultation and use of resources and conduct research to identify best practice teaching and engagement methods from the literature and evaluate the effectiveness of strategies implemented.

If you are passionate about psychology, online education and love working within a close team of like-minded people, this may be the perfect role for you. 

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer toDownload File "How to apply for Monash jobs"


Mrs Leah Braganza, Course Convenor, +61 3 9905 0076

Position Description

Download File PD - Assistant Lecturer (Psychology eLearning Experience Designer)

Closing Date

Monday 20 November 2017, 11.55pm AEDT