Casual Sessional Lecturer for Computer Science and Information Technology Subjects

La Trobe University
July 11, 2024
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Casual Sessional Lecturer for Computer Science and Information Technology


Job No.: 567503

Work type: Casual

  • Position based at La Trobe University's Bundoora Campus
  • Sessional Lecturer for CSIT Subjects
  • The position:

    We are looking for casual lecturers for the following subjects in Semester 2 – 2024 (starting from 29 July 2024)

    Casual Lecturers within the School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences are important members of the school's teaching program. You will prepare and conduct lectures, labs, consult with students, undertake assessments, marking and attend meetings as required by the subject coordinator.




  • Conduct lectures to the standard of the School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Science, including lecture preparation.
  • Conduct labs to the standard of the School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Science. This may include preparing a brief lesson plan in line with the weekly topic and facilitating informed group discussions relating to the lecture and weekly readings.
  • Consultation with students.
  • Attendance at meetings as required by the Subject and Course Coordinators.
  • Keep accurate attendance record in line with University Policy.
  • Marking assignments and exams.
  • Skills/Experience:

  • PhD with teaching experience in relevant subjects.
  • Candidate must have knowledge and understanding of the subject-matter.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Ability to manage and facilitate informed group discussion and facilitate skills development and practice.
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage one's own time effectively, administer multiple tasks simultaneously and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to commit to a minimum number of work hours as required by the subject and course coordinators.
  • Benefits:

  • Rate of Pay - Academic Casual rates as defined in the La Trobe University Enterprise Agreement 2023 (EA) (dependent upon individual teaching responsibilities, i.e. lectures, tutorials, marking, meetings, etc.)
  • Hours - Approx. 9 hours per week, plus marking
  • Classification 3150/3160, 3410, 3220/3230
  • Position Enquiries:

    Dr Lydia Cui, Senior Lecturer, Computer Science and Information Technology, School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, [email protected]

    How to apply:

    All applications must follow the following guidelines.

    To apply for the Casual Sessional Lecturer for CSIT Subjects, please complete both of the following steps:

  • Upload your application including a:
  • Cover Letter including a paragraph outlining your suitability for the position based on information outlined in the PD
  • Current CV
  • Recent SFS Reports (Student Feedback Survey)
  • As part of your online application please indicate the subject/s you wish to teach.
  • Closing date for applications: Thursday 11th July, 2024

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants

    We welcome and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

    La Trobe University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce. We take an intersectional approach by actively supporting and encouraging people of all backgrounds and abilities to submit an application and aim to ensure that the recruitment and employee experience is as accessible and inclusive as possible. Flexibility in interview format will be offered to shortlisted candidates.

    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.

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