The Australian National University, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific, School of Culture, History and Languages
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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer
Job no: 527321
Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Canberra / ACT
Classification: Academic Level B / C
Salary package: $98,009 - $131,402 per annum plus 17% Superannuation
Terms: Full time, Fixed term (5 years)
- Utilise your innovative teaching methods to shape the development and delivery of language teaching within one of the top universities in the world.
- Join a collegial and stimulating working atmosphere in a beautiful and family-friendly environment.
The ANU College of Asia and the Pacific (CAP) leads intellectual engagement with the Asia-Pacific region through research, teaching and contributions to public debate, and seeks to set the international standard for scholarship concerning the region. The College has a unique transdisciplinary and interregional mandate, and the School of Culture, History and Language (CHL) exemplifies this special perspective on academic excellence.
Our research is organised around themes of Culture, History, Language, and Environment across the disciplines of Anthropology; Archaeology and Natural History; Gender, Media and Cultural Studies; Languages; Linguistics; and History.
The School of Culture, History and Language is a community of researchers dedicated to investigating and learning with and about the people, languages, and lands of Asia and the Pacific. We are proud that the study, teaching and valuing of Asian and Pacific languages at the School is unrivalled in Australia. Excellence in language education is a core value of our scholarly enterprise. This excellence underpins the cultural knowledge and expertise of our scholars.
Our language teachers keep us at the forefront of language learning and research. The School is also leading the development and delivery of innovative online teaching of our language portfolio and the new appointees will play key roles in continued pedagogical and technological development
Following a significant investment in our less commonly taught languages, we are recruiting for four (4) positions within the following languages:
Hindi, Sanskrit, Thai, Indonesian, Tetum and Vietnamese.
We are looking for candidates who will make significant contributions to teaching, research and administration activities of the School and their interdisciplinary area at undergraduate, honours and postgraduate level.
The successful applicants are expected to lead the way on the national and international scene in their relevant language program and engage with activities both nationally and internationally to promote the study of Asia-Pacific languages and cultures.
The level of appointment (Academic Level B or C), is to be determined by the appointee’s research and teaching expertise.
ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion
It is expected that upon closing date of applications, shortlisting will be completed by early February 2019. Interviews will be held in mid February 2019.
In order to apply for this role, as well as view further information about the position including the candidate booklet, please visit the ANU Jobs site at: http://jobs.anu.edu.au/cw/en/job/527321/lecturer-senior-lecturer
Advertised: 07 Dec 2018 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 27 Jan 2019 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
For a confidential discussion, please contact Associate Professor Shunichi Ishihara, Deputy Director - Languages, E: firstname.lastname@example.org or P: +61 2 6125 4655.