Associate Professor in Criminology
Monash University

Associate Professor/Professor - Criminology

Job No: 633838

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $152,152 - $167,618 pa Level D / $195,992 pa Level E (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

The University

Monash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for their next challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, this role provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure and teaching spaces to do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborate internationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up of inspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doing work that makes a lasting impact.

The Opportunity

Criminology at Monash is internationally renowned for its global focus on crimes that cause widespread, measurable harm and the prevention of these harms. Monash criminologists examine crime and crime control in a time of massive social change and global mobility. We have a strong research culture, led by a dynamic group of researchers. Monash Criminology is distinct in Australia for its consistent success in attracting national and international competitive funding for major research. We are research leaders in global fields of inquiry including migration and border regulation, the exclusion and exploitation of vulnerable populations, domestic and family violence, policing and imprisonment. Monash criminologists are nationally and internationally recognised for their research in cyber-crime, technologically mediated harms and crime prevention.

Monash Criminology has an exciting opportunity for either an Associate Professor OR Professor to join our high performing team. As a key member of Monash Criminology, you will play a leading role in shaping the future and fostering excellence in the school. 

You will actively engage in:

  • Specialist research aligned with the Faculty’s research strategy 

  • Significant contributions to the profession and/or discipline both internationally and domestically 

  • Development and delivery of high quality undergraduate and graduate coursework offerings designed for both on-line platforms and face-to-face activities

  • Provision of expert leadership in research and education: including participating in School and Faculty strategic planning and/or committees

  • Contributing to the development of policy and strategies

  • Maintaining and broadening collaborative partnerships both internally and externally 

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Demonstrate a strong track record in research excellence and research funding success

  • Demonstrate leadership across research and service

  • Demonstrate a strong ability to mentor staff and students 

  • Have a proven record of excellence in teaching Criminology at both undergraduate and postgraduate coursework levels 

  • Have proven interpersonal and leadership skills functioning in both academic and professional bodies

The Benefits

We offer you an engaging and dynamic role that includes many opportunities to network with highly motivated colleagues around the globe, as part of a committed and professional team. Our collaborative and supportive environment will offer you many benefits, including a competitive salary and opportunities for training and development. This challenging role will deliver great rewards to the right applicant.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills and successes of our staff. We invite you to apply to join us as part of our dynamic learning programs and high quality research environment.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check and a satisfactory Police Check.

We value diversity and aim to build an inclusive environment that respects and embraces differences. We support and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people of all abilities, cultures, sexual orientation, and genders.

In the context of COVID-19, the University is required to comply with various health directions issued from time to time by the Chief Health Officer. Further information concerning vaccination requirements and the obligations on Monash University to collect, record and hold vaccination information about employees is available at the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Victoria, please select COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions.

Your application must address the selection criteria and we encourage you to keep your application concise. Please refer to How to apply for a senior academic position.

Position Description

Download File Associate Professor - Criminology - Level D

Download File Professor - Criminology - Level E

Associate Professor Marie Segrave, Head of School,

Closing Date

Sunday 29 May 2022, 11:55 pm AEST

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