Lecturer/Senior Lecturer In Teacher Librarianship

at Charles Sturt University

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Flexible working arrangements considered
  • Relocation assistance available

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time or Part Time arrangements considered
  • $94,478 to $133,238 AUD pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

Actively engage in teaching, research and curriculum development in the School of Information Studies. The appointee will have extensive experience within the field of teacher librarianship and will be able to demonstrate academic and professional experience in teacher librarianship. The successful candidate would normally be required to work at the CSU campus at Wagga Wagga, although in some instances a flexible working arrangement where the candidate is based off campus in another location in Australia, may be negotiable. A concurrent fixed term appointment as Course Director may be offered to the successful candidate.

To be successful you will have:

  • A doctoral or masters qualification appropriate to the relevant discipline area or equivalent accreditation and standing
  • Commitment to the delivery of high quality student centred learning opportunities
  • High level interpersonal skills with the ability to network with staff, students and community

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Arts and Education is one of three Faculties within the University. Eight Schools and Centres offer a diversity of courses in education, communication, creative industries, social work and human services, library and information studies, theology, humanities, Indigenous Australian studies and Islamic studies. With approximately 9,000 online students and 3,000 on campus students, the Faculty is an innovator in online and blended learning modes. Over 200 academic staff deliver distinctive courses, and are supported by a skilled team of professional staff. On campus courses are delivered at the University's Wagga Wagga, Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, and Port Macquarie campuses, and at other locations including Sydney and Canberra. Academic staff within the Faculty undertake high quality, impactful research that engages with governments and professional organisations, nationally, internationally and in regional communities, ensuring excellent supervision for Higher Degree Research students.

The School of Information Studies is the leading provider in Library and Information studies education in Australia and is one of the largest in the world with around 2,000 students, playing a key role in the information professions. CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits. Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Application Requirements

As this position is advertised across multiple levels please refer to the essential and desirable criteria in each position description for the respective level. Address each criterion for the level you wish to be considered for based on your skills and experience. Position descriptions are provided below. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available via the position descriptions;

or by contacting: Professor Philip Hider | Head, School of Information Studies | phider@csu.edu.au | Ph: 02 6933 2522

Closing Date: 11pm, 22 April 2019

Wagga Wagga New South Wales Australia

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