Lecturer in Media

Melbourne, Australia
10 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Salary $92,815-$110,220 pa plus 17% super
  • Full-time, continuing position based at RMIT's CBD campus
  • Commences January 2018

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 Media and Communication seeks a Lecturer who will contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the Media discipline area. The Lecturer will be responsible for carrying out teaching activities within undergraduate, and postgraduate programs and for maintaining and advancing their scholarly, research and/or professional capabilities relevant to the discipline.

The Role and Responsibilities

The position requires demonstrated ability to teach into the Master of Media program. The preferred candidate should be skilled as a teacher, and demonstrate an ability to work at industry standard and integrate their creative practice with teaching and research. The position requires a demonstrated commitment to research and a collaborative work ethic.

Skills and Experience required

Applicants will need to have recent industry experience in producing media for online platforms, and be knowledgeable about new forms of storytelling in an age of digital disruption and transformation.

The Lecturer Media is expected to actively promote the program by establishing and maintaining memberships, links and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities. The incumbent will be expected to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics within the teaching team, and update colleagues and students on developments in their subject area or specialisation.

Candidates should have a completed doctorate or PhD within a related field, and they will be required to undertake activities in line with the university's research strategy that emphasises relevant and applied research to advance scholarship and professional engagement.

To Apply

For further information please contact Dr Rebecca Young on +61 3 9925 4502, Senior Lecturer Media and Communications or to view a position description visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 558924.

All applicants are required to provide a separate statement addressing the key selection criteria in addition to providing a resume and covering letter.

To view a position description please see below, or for further information please contact Dr Rebecca Young rebecca.young@rmit.edu.au Applications close 5pm Friday 1st December 2017.

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