Associate Lecturer/Lecturer (Landscape Architecture)

at RMIT University

Our 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 Architecture and Urban Design delivers innovative scholarship in architecture, landscape architecture and interior design. Landscape Architecture at RMIT has a lively tradition of ambitious and experimental design investigation through its design-led, studio-focused teaching and research. This teaching and research synergy is underpinned by a focus on the way knowledge is produced through practice - that landscape is observed, engaged with and understood through a range of 'ways of knowing'. The discipline is developing particular interest in the rapidly-changing greater Melbourne region as a site of landscape investigation with opportunities to draw on and strengthen industry relationships in this context. The programs also have a commitment to the building and strengthening of relationships with Aboriginal communities, knowledge holders and Traditional Owner groups through the development of cultural awareness and capacity around Indigenous knowledge in Indigenous-led projects.

The Role and Your Responsibilities

The Associate Lecturer/ Lecturer (Landscape Architecture) will contribute to the teaching, research and administration of the Landscape Architecture programs. This will include preparation and delivery of courses, the coordination and delivery of administrative task that support the programs and the development of a research agenda that can contribute to the Landscape Architecture Discipline's design research focus.

Skills & Experience Required

The Associate Lecturer/ Lecturer (Landscape Architecture) will be able to demonstrate experience in the design and delivery of high quality teaching programs, and the capacity to develop research projects, with guidance, that can develop a strong trajectory in landscape architectural design research. The successful applicant will be able demonstrate well-developed skills in communication, collaboration and effective time management.

Mandatory: Enrolment in a PhD for level A and to have completed a PhD for level B

To Apply

For further information please contact Associate Professor Katrina Simon or to view position description please visit and search using job ref #572623

Applications close 03 February 2019.

Applications should clearly indicate in their cover letter which position they are applying for and at which level. Applicants are asked to supply a covering letter addressing the relevant selection criteria, a portfolio of teaching and practice-related design work and a CV.

This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community. #LI-EX

Melbourne Victoria Australia

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