Senior Lecturer, Accounting

at RMIT University

  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full time, continuing position
  • $110,386-$127,286 p.a + 17% super

The Organisation
RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Accounting aims to be recognised as the leading Australian business school in the accounting and wealth management disciplines. This mission is evidenced by the provision of high quality academic programs that are not only responsive to the needs of the accounting profession, but also provide leadership in innovative thinking pertinent in creating strategic directions for the profession in the public interest.

The Role and Your Responsibilities
The Senior Lecturer, Accounting will contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School in disciplines related to their field of expertise. The successful candidate will make a significant contribution to the delivery of programs and to be actively involved in research, consulting and other professional activities. The incumbent 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 incumbent will have an important research leadership role in embedding research expertise into the activities 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 will have responsibility for program management.

Skills and experience required
The successful candidate will demonstrate expertise in coordination of large courses, preparation and delivery of programs including online delivery 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 in the required fields of expertise. Your ability to manage a large program or a number of small programs will be critical to your success in this role. You will have an emerging nationally recognised research track record including substantial record of research outputs in high quality outlets. Furthermore, key to this role will be your 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.

To Apply
For further information please contact Garry Carnegie on +61 3 9925 5721 or visit our website at and search using job ref # 556598.

Applications close on 13th March, 2017

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

RMIT is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and is an equal opportunity employer.

Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.

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