Senior Lecturer, Management

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
December 11, 2022
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  • Full-time, Continuing position

  • Salary Academic Level C + 17% Superannuation and Flexible Working Arrangements

  • Based at the Melbourne CBD campus, but may be required to work and/or be based at other campuses of the University

  • About the Role

    The Senior Lecturer, in the Department of Management, International Business, and Entrepreneurship, will contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School of Management within the College of Business and Law.

    The incumbent is to make a significant contribution to the delivery of programs and to be actively involved in research, consulting and other professional activities. The Senior Lecturer will develop, engage in and lead high quality research projects that are aligned with the University's research focus areas to achieve success in attracting research funding and to produce high quality outputs.

    The Senior Lecturer will have an important research leadership role in embedding their research expertise into the life of the School and will be required to develop high-quality, productivity-driven networks across RMIT and with local, national and global, internal and external partners. The Senior Lecturer may have responsibility for program management.

    About You

    To be successful in this position, you'll have:

  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate large courses and prepare and delivery programs at undergraduate and post-graduate levels, including high quality curriculum and program materials and ability to implement innovative approaches to student-centred learning and quality improvement.

  • Ability to manage a large program or a number of small programs.

  • Demonstrated ability to support student issues related to effective learning.

  • Emerging nationally recognised research track record including substantial record of research outputs in high quality outlets.

  • Extensive experience in research leadership with the ability to build and develop collaborative research teams, mentor academic staff to deliver high quality outcomes, attract and secure external research funding to sustain research effort and manage funded research projects including complex budgets and reporting requirements.

  • Extensive experience in supervising higher degree by research candidates to maximise research performance.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage academic program team, supporting scholarly development of less experienced academic staff.

  • Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to financial, governance and quality management systems within a university.

  • Demonstrated high level of interpersonal, communication and negotiating skills including the ability to consult with senior executives, external bodies, produce executive reports, negotiate agreed directions, outcomes and targets within a collaborative environment.

  • Qualifications

    Mandatory : PhD in organisational behaviour or equivalent in relevant field.

    About the School of Management (within College of Business and Law)

    The School of Management has a strengthening research reputation, with quality research outputs and capabilities across diverse research areas in Management, Entrepreneurship & Global Business and Human Resources Management & Industrial Relations. We have three formal school research groups - Diversity-Accelerated Entrepreneurship and Innovation; Sustainable Global Business Operations and Development; Health and Wellbeing at Work, as well as expertise in other areas.

    The School currently offers undergraduate and postgraduate coursework programs known for their practicality, industry relevance and flexible delivery in the following areas:

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  • Human Resource Management/People and Organisation/People Analytics

  • International Business/Global Business

  • Management and Change

  • In 2022 the College introduced a new Bachelor of Business program, with cross- disciplinary minors and majors in business and technology, social impact, managing global teams, and open innovation.

    Click here for more information.

    To Apply

    Please submit your CV , covering letter , and a separate document addressing the Key Selection Criteria for this position by clicking on the ‘Apply' link below.

    For further information about this position, please see Position Description below or contact Kassie McKnight, Senior Talent Acquisition Advisor via email on or Professor Fuming Jiang, Head of the Department of Management, International Business and Entrepreneurship, on

    PD - Senior Lecturer, Management

    Please note: Virtual interviews will take place week commencing 19th December 2022.

    Applications Close:

    11 Dec 2022 11.59 pm

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