Lecturer in Development Psychology

Brisbane, Australia
22 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
20 Jul 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The School of Psychology

The School of Psychology is one of the most prestigious schools of psychology in Australia, and its strong reputation is built on excellence in both research and teaching. The School has thriving and dynamic research profiles in almost all areas of psychology, and is able to attract visitors from overseas and other institutions in Australia. It possesses good links, often through cross-appointed staff, with other schools in the University, thus creating opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborative research.

Details of the research interests of academic staff may be accessed on the Schools web site at www.psy.uq.edu.au.

The role

The School of Psychology is currently seeking a Lecturer in the field of Developmental Psychology. The appointees will undertake undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, research supervision, and research in relevant areas. The successful applicant will be expected to develop an independent program of externally funded research. Course coordination and administrative service within the School will be required.

The person

Applicants will hold a PhD in the area of Developmental Psychology or a closely related discipline. The appointee will have an established research track record, as well as ability in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate programs in developmental psychology, and supervising honours and postgraduate students.


The appointment will be made on a full-time, fixed term basis at Academic Level B until June 2021. The remuneration package will be in the range of $92,142.74 to $109,419.20 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range of $107,807.00 - $128,020.46 p.a.).

Position Description Download File 504682_3002720 Lectuer in Development Psychology.pdf Enquiries

To discuss this role please contact Bill von Hippel on billvh@psy.uq.edu.au.

Please submit your application to apply@jobs.uq.edu.au using the job title and job number in the subject line.

All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses. 

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