Assistant Lecturer/Assistant Convenor, Coursework

Clayton, Australia
02 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Faculty / Portfolio:

Faculty of Medicine Nursing and Health Sciences
School of Psychological Sciences


Clayton campus

Employment Type:



Fixed-term appointment


$66,706 - $90,532 pa Level A
(plus 9.5% 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

The Monash School of Psychological Sciences is ranked among the best in the world. Through excellence in teaching, research, and research training, our school’s vision is to discover the neurobiological and psychological basis of cognition, emotive and mental disorders across the lifespan and to develop innovative evidence-based clinical programs to address the major societal challenges posed by these disorders. Our education programs provide students with a strong foundation across a range of interdisciplinary fields of psychology, neurology, molecular genetics, statistics, and computational neuroscience. For more information about us and the work we do, please visit our website

The School of Psychological Sciences are looking to appoint a dynamic Assistant Lecturer (Assistant Convenor, Coursework) who will make a solid contribution to teaching and learning ‎within their school or faculty and to inspire and motivate students to learn through effective communication.

As the successful candidate you will assist academic and professional staff with compilation and checking of marks, preparation of unit materials and take active involvement in research activities of the course.  You will be responsible for revising, implementing and monitoring online resources (e.g., Moodle quizzes, gradebook, online discussion forums, LabArchives, etc).  You will communicate regularly with staff teaching in the unit regarding updates on teaching materials, announcements, assessment requirements etc. as well as occasional teaching and marking for the course.

To be considered for this role you will have a minimum Masters level qualification in Psychology, or equivalent (such as 2 years of PhD study, or significant teaching experience within the discipline).

Your strong verbal and written communication, computer literacy skills and commitment to providing excellent client services will make you an extremely attractive candidate, and we welcome your application.

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"


Dr Filia Garivaldis, Lecturer and Course Convenor, 9905 3914

Position Description

Download File PD - Assistant Lecturer (Assistant Convenor, Coursework)

Closing Date

Wednesday 15 November 2017, 11.55pm AEDT