Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Social and Political Sciences (Multiple Positions)

University of Melbourne
November 24, 2023
Offerd Salary:$114,645 - $161,926
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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Social and Political Sciences (Multiple


Job no: 0060225 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; Continuing Faculty: Arts School: Social and Political Sciences Salary: Level B - C – $114,645 - $161,926 p.a. plus 17% super

The School of Social and Political Sciences seeks to appoint Lecturers and Senior Lecturers across a range of disciplines in Anthropology and Development Studies, Political Science, and Sociology.

The Faculty of Arts The Faculty of Arts is a leading academic community dedicated to exploring and understanding the complexities of our ever-changing world. Our five schools, including the Asia Institute, School of Culture and Communication, School of Historical and Philosophical Studies, School of Languages and Linguistics, and School of Social and Political Sciences, house renowned researchers and intellectually engaged students. We embrace diversity and inclusion, actively welcoming and valuing the unique contributions of individuals from all backgrounds to achieve our vision.

The School of Social and Political Science is at the forefront of teaching and research in the social sciences in Australia and internationally, and we currently have vacancies for Lecturers and Senior Lecturers across the following studies:

• Anthropology • Development Studies • Political Science (Political Theory) • Social Policy • Gender Studies •

We are home to a dynamic, diverse and inclusive community of staff and students who are committed to achieving our full potential by working together and with our partners in a spirit of courageous generosity.

View more about The School of Social and Political Science here.

Who We Are Looking For We are looking for people who demonstrate a detailed understanding of one, or more, of the above-mentioned studies.

You will also have:

  • Completion of a doctoral qualification in a relevant discipline
  • Demonstrated teaching and research expertise in a relevant discipline
  • Demonstrated experience in curriculum and subject material development
  • For further information regarding responsibilities and requirements, please refer to the attached PD.

    This position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check to ensure the University provides a safe environment for everyone.

    Please note: Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

    About the University of Melbourne We take pride in our people, who all contribute to our mission to benefit society through the transformative impact of education and research. Discover more via our website and stay connected with our stories and people on LinkedIn.

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    Be Yourself! The University of Melbourne values the unique backgrounds, experiences and contributions that each person brings to our community and welcomes and celebrates diversity. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Our aim is to create a workforce that reflects the Diversity and Inclusion of the community in which we live.

    If you require any reasonable adjustments with the recruitment process, please contact the email address listed at the bottom of the page.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants We aspire to be the University of choice for Indigenous Australians, with unprecedented investment to attract, nurture, and retain Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff. We are proud of our 2023-2027 Indigenous Strategy. Tangible support through a range of programs and initiatives will ensure that you personally succeed and flourish while at the University of Melbourne.

    Join Us! If you feel this role is right for you, please apply with the following documents:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter outlining your interest and experience
  • The responses against the Selection Criteria^ (found in the Position Description)
  • ^For information to help you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria and competencies, please go to https:// about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria

    If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please feel free to contact Anna Gradoboeva via email at [email protected], ensuring that you include the Position Number and the Job Title as the subject. Please do not share your application to this email address.

    If you have any particular questions regarding the job please follow the details listed on the Position Description.

    Applications close: 24 November 2023 11:55 PM Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)

    Position Descriptions:

  • 0060225Lecturer in AnthropologyPD.pdf
  • 0060234Lecturer in Development StudiesPD.pdf
  • 0060245Lecturer in Political SciencePD.pdf
  • 0060251Lecturer in Social PolicyPD.pdf
  • 0060240Senior Lecturer in Gender StudiesPD.pdf
  • Advertised: 26 Oct 2023 12:05 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

    Applications close: 24 Nov 2023 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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