Lecturer in Italian Studies

Melbourne, Australia
04 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

School of Languages and Linguistics

Faculty of Arts

Salary: $98,775 - $117,290 p.a. (pro rata) plus 17% superannuation

The Italian discipline within the School of Languages and Linguistics teaches a broad suite of undergraduate and graduate courses, maintains a vigorous research higher degree culture, and has an internationally-recognised research profile. It contributes to interdisciplinary teaching within the School, the Faculty of Arts and the wider University. The School now seeks to appoint a part time Lecturer (0.5 FTE) continuing position to consolidate and further develop the School’s teaching and research programs.

The successful applicant is expected to contribute to overall teaching and research excellence within the Italian Program. As a key member of a small team, the applicant will be expected to collaborate extensively with other Italian Studies and School colleagues. S/he will be a committed and engaging educator and will develop, teach and coordinate Italian and European Studies subjects and to enhance the visibility of Italian Studies program at the University of Melbourne and interact across disciplines within the wider School.

The successful candidate is expected to continue building research capacity in the Italian and European Studies program. S/he will be active in supervising honours and graduate research, and will have a demonstrated ability to initiate new research projects. The incumbent will also undertake research resulting in publications with leading publishers in the field, and foster engagement links with external networks/partners nationally and internationally.

The appointee will also perform administrative duties associated with the appointment, and as may be directed.

Close date: 30 Jan 2018

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to https://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria