Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor (7 positions)
Job no: 500611
Macquarie is the university of pioneering minds. Globally recognised as one of Australia's leading research universities, Macquarie is a place where extraordinary new possibilities come to light. We've helped people to hear, introduced wireless internet technology to the world and broken through traditional boundaries by appointing Australia's first female vice-chancellor.
At Macquarie you'll join a vibrant community of diverse perspectives, all working towards a brighter future for our communities and our planet. Surrounded by a beautiful parkland campus, our students and staff are free to explore and discover, supported by facilities including a high-tech library, private teaching hospital, gym and pools, childcare facilities, a campus train station and the newly expanded Macquarie Centre shopping complex next door.
Join us and start seeing the world in a different light.
Macquarie's Faculty of Human Sciences holds a distinctive place on the global stage. With several internationally acclaimed centres producing ground-breaking research in areas like linguistics, psychology, cognitive science and education, our faculty is a place of passionate educators and unbridled discovery. Supported by state-of-the-art facilities including the Australian Hearing Hub, we work together to investigate and answer some of the big questions about what makes us human.
The Department of Educational Studies is a new department that aspires to be a leader in education across the life-span. This new department combines the Institute of Early Childhood and the School of Education both of which have excellent reputations and are highly regarded across the prior-to-school, school and wider education fields. The distinctive attributes of the Institute and the School form the cornerstone of a balanced and strong partnership.
Our mission is to be a global leader in education and an institution of service and engagement which delivers a transformative learning experience and impactful research. We are committed to maximising opportunities for children, families, schools and communities through research, teaching, learning and advocacy.
Under the leadership of the newly appointed Head of Department the University is investing in the future of Educational Studies at Macquarie. Over the coming months, we will be recruiting a number of key positions to the Department to join our outstanding academic team and help shape the future of Educational Studies at Macquarie University.
Macquarie University is seeking to appoint seven (7) suitably qualified academics to either a Lecturer (Level B), Senior Lecturer (Level C) or Associate Professor (Level D) teaching and research position within the Department of Educational Studies. The successful candidates will engage in the full range of academic activities including teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels, actively engaging in a research program and participating in University community engagement activities. We encourage candidates with the specialisations below and ability to teach in other areas to apply:
The level of appointment will be dependent on qualifications and experience.
To be considered for these positions, applicants must respond to the selection criteria below and upload as a separate document in the application process. Please specify which position you are applying for when you address the selection criteria.
Essential – Level B
Desirable – Level B
Essential – Level C
Desirable – Level C
Essential – Level D appointment
Desirable – Level D
The positions may require a Working with Children Check Clearance.
Lecturer (Level B) $99,879 - $118,174 p.a.
All positions attract 17% employer's superannuation and annual leave loading.
Appointment Type: Seven (7) full-time continuing positions, available to start early July 2017
Specific Role Enquiries: Professor Mary Ryan, Head of Department, on firstname.lastname@example.org or +61-2-9850-8059
General Recruitment Enquiries: Patsy Moss on email@example.com or 61-2-9850-9821
Applications Close: Sunday 23 April 2017 at 11.55pm AEST
Macquarie University is an EO Employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications are encouraged from people with disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); Indigenous Australians, people who identify as GLBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
Applications need to be submitted through the Macquarie University online recruitment system. Where circumstances such as disability or remote location prohibit your access to our online system please contact the enquiries person listed in this advertisement for assistance.
Advertised: 23 Mar 2017 AUS Eastern Daylight Time