Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Psychology
School of Psychology and Exercise science
Continuous, full time position
Lecturer | $92k-109k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
Senior Lecturer | $113k-130k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
Salary Packaging opportunities
The School of Psychology and Exercise Science encompasses two disciplines. The discipline of psychology has research strengths in social, developmental, cognitive neuroscience and psychological medicine, as well as postgraduate programs (PhD, DPsych, Clinical, Professional and Industrial). Psychology is keen to develop synergies with its sister discipline of Exercise Science (exercise physiology, biomechanics, rehabilitation and sports science).
Although any area of psychology will be considered, applicants with an interest and expertise in developmental psychology are especially welcome. The successful candidate will make a significant contribution in the teaching and research effort of the School through the preparation and delivery of lectures, tutorials, program coordination and supervision of honours and postgraduate students.
Skills and Experience
A PhD in an area relevant to the appointment
Demonstrated experience in teaching in the discipline at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.
Demonstrated ability to engage in independent research, with an established record of scholarly publications.
Demonstrated success in supervising honours, postgraduate and HDR students.
Demonstrated experience and success innovative course and program coordination and design.
Well-developed interpersonal skills, past success in working effectively as a member of an interdisciplinary and collegial team, and the ability to take on a leadership role at the School level.
Applicants should refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role.
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Please submit the following documents via the Apply Online button below:
A cover letter
Your most recent resume (CV)
A statement addressing the selection criteria (found in the Position Description)
Applications sent by post or email will not be accepted.
Murdoch University values workplace diversity, promotes inclusion, and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, women, and individuals with disability. Applicants who have support or access requirements, are encouraged to advise this at the time of their application, to ensure appropriate assistance is provided throughout the recruitment process.
Position contact: Dr Guy Curtis, Senior Lecturer at firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 10 August 2018 (11:59pm)