Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Psychology

Melbourne, Australia
28 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
19 Dec 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Full Time

Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences


$120,993 - $139,510 p.a. (Level C) or
$145,685 - $160,500 p.a. (Level D)

plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience.

The Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences is seeking to appoint an outstanding social psychologist who can contribute to its research and teaching programs. Area of specialisation is open, but research and teaching interests relevant to applied social psychology and behaviour change, or to the psychology of morality, emotion or well-being, are particularly desirable. 

Applications will be considered for appointment at Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor commensurate with skills and experience. Candidates for appointment at Senior Lecturer level will demonstrate an established record of publication in leading international journals. Candidates for appointment at Associate Professor level will have attained recognition as a leading figure in their discipline, achieved distinction at national and international levels, and have the ability to foster academic achievement in others. Candidates at both levels should have a record of success in obtaining competitive research funding.

The successful applicant will participate actively in all aspects of the School’s activities, including research, research supervision, teaching, administration and engagement. For detailed information and key selection criteria please refer to the position description.  Candidates should include a response to key selection criteria with their application.

Close date: 19 Dec 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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