Lecturer in Curriculum Studies, Primary

Cradle Coast, Australia
24 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
28 May 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Education is a vibrant community of professionals committed to the preparation of educators able to foster the creativity, knowledge and skills of learners and enhance the organisations in which they work.

With a focus on teaching delivery, inclusive of unit coordination as required, the incumbent will deliver programs in flexible, fully on-line, and face-to-face modes; and assist with administrative tasks to support the operation of the School of Education on the Cradle Coast Campus.

In the role you will:

  • Make an effective and sustained contribution to the University in achieving its strategic objectives and fulfilling its operational responsibilities
  • Undertake scholarly undergraduate (and if relevant postgraduate) coursework teaching in Curriculum Studies of a high quality in both online and face-to-face modes.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of productive and effective links inside the University and locally and nationally with the discipline, relevant interdisciplinary domains, profession, industry and/or wider community.
  • Undertake high-quality research of national and increasingly of international standing, secure external competitive and other funding, publish research findings and as appropriate contribute to the successful supervision of research higher degree students, in order to meet and regularly exceed the University’s research performance expectations for the appointed academic level.
  • Undertake other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

You will be employed on a full-time, continuing basis.

­To be considered, you will have:

  • A PhD or substantial progress towards successful completion of a PhD in a relevant field.
  • Experience in university-level teaching and learning in Curriculum Studies in both the online and face-to-face modes.
  • A good record of, and continuing commitment to research that has achieved national recognition and made worthwhile contributions to the field of Curriculum Studies, demonstrated by a record of quality publications, presentations at conferences, and preferably success at securing external competitive and other funding.
  • A record of contributing to building and maintaining effective and productive links locally and nationally with the discipline, profession, industry (where relevant) and wider community.

Appointment to this role will be at Academic Level B and will have a total remuneration package of up to $127,368 comprising a base salary within the range of $92,326 to $108,862 plus 17% superannuation.

For further information about this position please contact Associate Professor Karen Swabey, Acting Dean, Faculty of Education, Karen.Swabey@utas.edu.au / 03 6324 3512.

**Please note, your application must as a minimum include your resume, a cover letter and your responses to the position/selection criteria.

Applications close Monday 28 May 2018