Associate Professor, Coordinator of Online Programs

La Trobe University


February 17, 2022


Associate Professor, Coordinator of Online Programs

Job No.: 562789

Work type: Continuing

  • Full-time, Continuing position
  • Located at Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus
  • Level D - $143,667 - $157,928 per annum + 17% superannuation
  • About the position

    This is a Teaching Focussed position to deliver senior academic leadership in evidence-based learning and teaching activities including teaching innovation, quality assurance, management, and delivery of strategic educational programs. You will also engage with external partners and contribute to national and international discipline or specialist learning and teaching advancement projects and communities.

    Skills and Experience

    To be considered for this position, you will have completed a PhD or equivalent accreditation and standing that is recognised by the University as appropriate for the relevant discipline, within the broader areas of computer science, information technology and/or data science. You will have demonstrated ability to provide leadership in academic governance, including program development and coordination, quality assurance, and the ability to manage staff in the development and delivery of innovative nd high-quality teaching practices.

    Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

    About La Trobe

    La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.


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    How to apply

    Closing date: Thursday, 17 February 2022 by 11.55pm AEDST.

    Position Enquiries: Professor Luke Prendergast,

    Recruitment Enquiries:

    Position Description below:

    562789 PD - Associate Professor, Coordinator of Online Programs.docx

    Only candidates with full working rights in Australia may apply for this position.

    In order to work onsite in higher education, TAFE, training and adult education settings, the Victorian Government requires workers to provide evidence to their employers that they are fully vaccinated with two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine or have a medical exemption evidenced by an authorised medical practitioner. This position will require the incumbent to work onsite.

    Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description.
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    La Trobe Cultural Qualities: We are Accountable , We are Connected , We are Innovative , We Care

    La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a diverse, inclusive and respectful working environment for all staff. We offer flexible work arrangements that can assist you in balancing your work and other responsibilities.

    La Trobe is proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.

    All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

    About the employer

    La Trobe University is a public research university based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its main campus is located in the Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. The university was established in 1964, becoming the third university in the state of Victoria and...