Associate Professor / Senior Lecturer / Lecturer

at Griffith University

About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

The School of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Griffith University is recognised as a leading criminology school in Australia. First established in 1991, the School has grown to include over 50 academic staff, making it the largest criminology school in the country. At Griffith, criminology is a multidisciplinary field of study, drawing upon psychology, sociology, law, social work, criminology and criminal justice, history, and political science. Our undergraduate criminology and criminal justice degree is the only one in Queensland backed by 'well above world standard' research. That knowledge feeds into the most up-to-date study content, giving you the best skills for an employment edge.

The opportunity

As the successful candidate, you will commence on a Teaching and Research profile. Under this profile, you will undertake teaching and research, as well, as contribute to the Schools' teaching and research outcomes and engagement activities. The role may include assisting in the management of the School's Social Analytics Lab. This is a continuing, full time position based at the Mt Gravatt campus.

About you

As the successful candidate, you will have a PhD in a relevant discipline with demonstrated experience in teaching at tertiary level and an ability to publish high quality research. For candidates wishing to apply for the higher grades, you will be required to have a history of attracting research grant funding combined with the ability to lead and mentor junior staff in learning and teaching and/or research.

Salary range

Associate Professor, Level D: $136,454 - $150,331 per annum. Salary packing including 17% superannuation: $159,652 - $175,888 per annum. Senior Lecturer, Level C: $113,326 - $130,675 per annum. Salary packing including 17% superannuation: $132,593 - $152,891 per annum. Lecturer, Level B: $92,511 - $109,860 per annum. Salary packing including 17% superannuation: $108,239 - $128,537 per annum.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position information pack.
  • Please address the selection criteria for the level for which you are applying
  • One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
  • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
  • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
  • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
  • Research interests and list of publications;
  • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

Obtain the position information pack by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the position information pack.

Further information

For further information about this role, please contact Associate Professor Michael Townsley, Head, School of Criminology and Criminal Justice on +61 (0) 7 373 51025. For application queries, please contact Ms Corinna Gartrell, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 373 56548.

Closing date: Friday, 30 November 2018 at 5pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online. As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all. Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers.

Mount Gravatt Queensland Australia

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