Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Public Policy

Melbourne, Australia
05 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
02 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Social and Political Sciences
Faculty of Arts

Salary: Level C: $120,993 - $139,510 p.a. or Level D: $145,685 - $160,500 p.a., plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience.

The School of Social and Political Sciences is at the forefront of teaching and research in the social sciences in Australia. The School has a team of dedicated academic and professional staff in the disciplines of Political Science, Criminology, Anthropology and Development Studies, and Sociology as well as allied research centres, such as the Melbourne School of Government, providing a dynamic and rewarding environment for staff and students.

The Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Public Policy will be located in the Discipline of Political Science and will bring internationally recognised expertise, outstanding research and scholarship, innovative teaching methods, and exceptional engagement and outreach skills.

The successful applicant will have a demonstrated track record in national and/or international competitive research funding and will be expected to make a significant contribution to the research reputation of the School. They will also supervise research theses in the honours, postgraduate diploma, coursework masters, and research higher degree programs. The incumbent will teach into, and contribute to the curriculum development of, the Master of Public Policy and Management and may also teach public policy subjects in the Undergraduate Major in Politics and International Studies.

As a member of a very collegial group of public policy and governance scholars, the incumbent will contribute to the intellectual life of the Discipline of Political Science and the School. The incumbent will also participate in engagement activities on behalf of the Discipline, the School and the broader university, and engage with a range of external interests and partners through the School.  

Close date: 2 Aug 2018

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