Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Information Studies

Location
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Posted
15 May 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Jun 2018
Ref
492487
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Bring your passion for information studies and higher education
  • Supportive, friendly and flexible work environment
  • Excellent employment conditions

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $92,117 to $130,114 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

The Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Information Management will actively engage in teaching, research and curriculum development in the School of Information Studies. The appointee will also participate in the administration and ongoing curriculum development and progress an active research profile that aligns with the direction of both the University and the School. This is a great opportunity to use your teaching skills to deliver an exceptional student experience and take your research into the future.

To be successful you will have:

  • A doctoral qualification in the discipline of information studies or a related discipline or equivalent accreditation and professional standing.
  • Evidence of, and a demonstrated commitment to, the delivery of high quality student centred learning and teaching.
  • A record of achievement relevant to the discipline area in the scholarship of teaching and/or research/creative works or professional activity.

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Arts and Education is one of three Faculties within the University. Eight Schools and Centres offer a diversity of courses in education, communication, creative industries, social work and human services, library and information studies, theology, humanities, Indigenous Australian studies and Islamic studies.

With approximately 9,000 online students and 3,000 on campus students, the Faculty is an innovator in online and blended learning modes. Over 200 academic staff deliver distinctive courses, and are supported by a skilled team of professional staff. On campus courses are delivered at the University's Wagga Wagga, Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, and Port Macquarie campuses, and at other locations including Sydney and Canberra.

Academic staff within the Faculty undertake high quality, impactful research that engages with governments and professional organisations, nationally, internationally and in regional communities, ensuring excellent supervision for Higher Degree Research students.

The School of Information Studies is the leading provider in Library and Information studies education in Australia and is one of the largest in the world with around 2,000 students, playing a key role in the information professions.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

This position is advertised across multiple levels. Please refer to the essential and desirable criteria in each position description for the respective level and address each criterion based on your skills and experience and the level of position that you are applying for.

Positions descriptions can be obtained via the following links;

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Associate Professor Mary Anne Kennan | Acting, Head of School, Information Studies | mkennan@csu.edu.au | (02) 6933 4893

Closing Date: 11 pm, 12 June 2018