Australia: Associate Lecturer in Humanitarian Studies

Organization: Deakin University
Country: Australia
Closing date: 30 Sep 2018

JOB ID: 180712**
SALARY RANGE:** $84,783 to $90,827 pa (plus 17% super)
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time and fixed term to 30 April 2021
LOCATION: Melbourne Burwood Campus
The Centre for Humanitarian Leadership is seeking to recruit academics to join a team of established colleagues working in the area of Humanitarian Studies and Leadership.
This will include:

  • Providing an excellent contribution to the School and Centre’s teaching and research programs.
  • Undertaking largely teaching and teaching-related duties.
  • Contributing to the achievement of Deakin’s strategic goals in research, teaching, engagement and innovation.
  • Contributing to the research achievement of the Centre and School.


  • Degree in a relevant discipline and/or other relevant qualifications and experience in the humanitarian sector.
  • Demonstrable professional experience in government, academia, international organisations, NGOs or Think Tanks.
  • Excellent record of scholarly learning and teaching in UG and/or PG programs, including innovative curriculum design.
  • Emerging research and scholarship through publications, and/or exhibitions, as appropriate to the discipline.

For a full list of the selection criteria please see the position description

CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Professor Matthew Clarke, Head of School, Humanities and Social Sciences, Email:
CLOSING DATE: Sunday 30 September 2018

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