Sessional Teaching Academics - Department of Indigenous Studies

Macquarie University

Australia

June 26, 2022

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THE ROLE

The Department of Indigenous Studies invites applications for casual Sessional Teaching Academics for our first year unit Introduction to Indigenous Australia. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Higher Degree Research students are strongly encouraged to apply. If successful, Sessional Teaching Academics will be required to commence activities for Semester 2, 2022 from 25 July 2022.

About us

The Department of Indigenous Studies is an interdisciplinary department within the Faculty of Arts at Macquarie University. Our Department's core business is teaching and research that is by and of interest to Indigenous peoples, and towards prosperous and connected futures. We prioritise projects that are transformative in nature – projects that provide direct benefit to the lives of Indigenous peoples and reflect the needs of communities. We are an all- Indigenous workforce who specialise in their respective disciplines and who are trained in Indigenous research practice.

Indigenous Studies will expand understandings of society by focusing on the diverse experiences, stories and ideas at local, national and international levels: from the Department's immediate connection and commitment to Dharug people, through to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples across the continent and surrounding Islands, and Indigenous peoples around the globe. Connect with us

Interested in applying?

Applicants are encouraged to register their interest by uploading a copy of their resume and a cover letter identifying how you are suited to teaching the unit and delivering unit learning outcomes.

Introduction to Indigenous Australia: https: // coursehandbook.mq.edu.au/2022/units/ABST1000/

Note: This role is open to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants only.

Applications Close: Sunday 26 June 2022 (11:59 PM AEST)

If you're already part of the Macquarie Group (MQ University, U@MQ, MQ Health, MGSM), you'll need to apply through your employee Workday account. To apply for this job: Login to Workday and go to the Careers App > Find Jobs.

Applications Close:

26/06/2022 11:59 PM

Equity & Diversity Statement

At Macquarie University, we are committed to providing a working environment where each individual is valued, respected and supported to progress. Our priority is to ensure culture, policies and processes are truly inclusive and that no-one is disadvantaged on the basis of their Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity, gender, culture, disability, LGBTIQA+ identities, family and caring responsibilities, age, or religion. We encourage everyone who meets the selection criteria and shares Macquarie University's values of scholarship, empowerment and integrity to apply.

Learn more about our progress towards Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

https: // staff.mq.edu.au/work/diversity-inclusion

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