Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Psychology

Location
Melbourne, Australia
Posted
01 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
05 Mar 2018
Ref
572474
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Faculty / Division: Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Science

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $116,737 - $134,606 pa Level C/$140,565 - $154,853 pa Level D (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas – and the people who discover them
  • Take your research further with state-of-the-art infrastructure

Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact.

The Opportunity

The Monash School of Psychological Sciences is ranked among the best in the world. Our School’s mission is to develop students and research outcomes that make significant contributions to improving the lives of others globally. Our overarching vision is to make significant and long-lasting impact that changes the world around us, beginning in infancy and across the lifespan. Drawing on the expertise of our staff and the University' unique research platforms and technology, our mission is to sustain and build on Monash's position with world-class research and teaching in Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience.

The newly established Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences (MICCN; housed within the School of Psychological Sciences) will provide an exceptional research environment for discoveries that change of our understanding of the brain. Through excellent research and training, a wide network of international partners, and strong industry engagement MICCN will lay the foundation for a pipeline of discovery in areas of critical importance of the human brain and see that knowledge translated into the clinic, the workplace and the community. MICCN has four core integrated research programs: Addiction, Attention and Memory, Computational Neuroscience and Sleep.  

For these 2 important roles we are seeking the following:

Level C:

The Senior Lecturer will be expected to contribute to a world-class program of research that focuses on psychological science specifically in one of MICCN’s core integrated research programs, and will lead a national and emerging internationally competitive research group.

The Senior Lecturer will also be expected to teach into the discipline of Psychology at the undergraduate level and supervise Honours and PhD students.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • A doctoral qualification in Psychology or Cognate Discipline
  • Emerging track record of peer reviewed (competitive) grants, and a strong publication record in world-class journals as lead author, preferably aligned with one of MICCN’s integrated research programs.
  • Successful track record of high quality teaching

Level D:

The Associate Professor will be expected to have an established world-class program of research that focuses on psychological science specifically in one of MICCN’s core integrated research programs, and will lead an internationally competitive research group.

The Associate Professor will also be expected to teach into the discipline of Psychology at the undergraduate level and supervise Honours and PhD students.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • A doctoral qualification in Psychology or Cognate Discipline
  • Sustained track record of peer reviewed (competitive) grants, and publications in world-class journals as lead author, preferably aligned with one of MICCN’s integrated research programs.
  • Ability to be an effective leader of a research team and a successful track record in PhD supervision.
  • Successful track record of high quality teaching and education innovation

These roles are full-time positions.

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

Enquiries

Professor Kim Cornish – Head of School, School of Psychological Sciences  61 3 990 2 0488

Position Description

Download File PD - Senior Lecturer (Psychological Science) Level C.pdf

Download File Jan PD - Associate Professor - Level D - Psychological science 572474.pdf

Closing Date

Monday 5 March 2018 11.55 pm AEDT