Professor - Education

Central Queensland University


July 31, 2022


Professor - Education

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Date: 01-Jul-2022

Job Location: Brisbane, QLD, AU Rockhampton, QLD, AU Cairns, QLD, AU Gladstone, QLD, AU Townsville, QLD, AU Mackay, QLD, AU Bundaberg, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity
  • Continuing, Full Time

  • School of Education & the Arts

  • CQUniversity Brisbane, Gladstone, Bundaberg, Cairns, Mackay, Rockhampton, Townsville

  • Total Remuneration $228,973 pa (including salary of $193,486 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)

  • Let us pay for your relocation to one of our Queensland based campuses!

  • Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

    Working at CQUniversity

    CQUniversity is committed to delivering our students with lifelong learning opportunities that support their entire career journey. We do this through the delivery of courses from certificate to doctorate level and learning platforms that provide flexibility. In addition, CQUniversity's research endeavour is focussed on applied work that meets the needs of regional and Northern Australia, and which is at or above world-class standard.

    The state-of-the-art School of Education and the Arts boasts strong industry ties and networks, as well as an experienced team of academics and teachers who are true experts in their fields. Our aim is to ensure we work with our communities and industry partners to deliver meaningful research and teaching outcomes. The School has research strengths across diverse areas such as learning and assessment innovations for educational equity, applied arts and regional communities, and STEM education.

    CQUniversity is seeking an outstanding and innovative Professor of Education to lead and drive the research agenda in Education. You will be nationally and internally recognised in your Education Field of Research and will continue to build research capacity and reputation for the School. You will collaborate with external partners, government, industry and professional bodies and attract nationally competitive grants which will raise the profile and research standing of the University.

    Ideally your research focus and approach will align with our vision - to be Australia's most accessible, supportive and engaged university, recognised globally for innovating teaching and research excellence. You will continue to lead research in regional and rural education while contributing to a positive research culture within the School. This is your opportunity to shape the future and new approaches to practice in the ever-evolving education sector.

    Position Requirements
  • Doctoral qualification (PhD) and recognised significant experience in the relevant discipline area.

  • Demonstrated track record of international and/or national reputation for excellence in research as evidenced by peer-reviewed papers in high impact journals, citation metrics and securing competitive research grants.

  • Demonstrated academic leadership, including a record of building successful multi-disciplinary teams and driving performance in a large and complex organisational environment.

  • An understanding of current professional and educational issues within higher education, the Australian research sector and evidence of well- developed professional links with government, industry and community.

  • Demonstrated experience in successful supervision of research higher degree students.

  • You will be expected to hold vaccinations in relation to the COVID-19 immunisation should your CQUniversity role require you to attend any setting / venue / event where there is a specific entry requirement for you hold these vaccinations, as per relevant State Government directives.

  • Position Description

    For further information about this position, please refer to the Position Description.

    Apply today for a career that changes lives

    Applications Close: 11:59pm, Sunday 31 July 2022

    Job Requisition ID: 2101

    Contact Details:

    Rickie Fisher

    07 4930 9318

    When submitting your application, please include: Your Current CV or Resume, and a 1-2 page Cover Letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience and suitability for the position. Please note, applicants for the position must have full time work rights.

    CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

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    About the employer

    Central Queensland University was founded in Rockhampton in 1967 and now has more than 30,000 students spread across 24 campuses and locations all over Australia. It is regarded within the sector as Australia’s most inclusive and engaged university. The university...