Lecturer in Law
University of Tasmania School of Law

Lecturer in Law

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Work type: Full time
Location: Hobart, Launceston
Categories: Academic - Teaching & Research

Lecturer in Law 

  • Drive an effective contribution to the University in achieving its strategic objectives and fulfilling its operational responsibilities in the School of Law

  • 3 full-time, ongoing positions available. 2 based in Hobart and 1 in Launceston 

  • Excellent benefits 

Your new role  

In this balanced academic role, you will deliver outcomes across teaching, research, and services designed to enable us to achieve our strategic objectives. This all-encompassing role will see you successfully design, deliver, and manage contemporary law courses. Evaluation and delivery of teaching and assessments will enable you to ensure continuous development across all associated activities. Building and maintaining effective and productive professional networks, you will undertake high-quality research of national and increasingly of international standing. In order to meet and regularly exceed the University’s research performance expectations for Level B, you will secure external competitive and other funding, publish research findings, and contribute to the successful supervision of research higher degree students. 

About the University 

The University of Tasmania is building a vision of a place-based University with a mission to enhance the intellectual, economic, social and cultural future of Tasmania, and from Tasmania, contribute to the world in areas of distinctive advantage. The University recognises that achieving this vision is dependent on the people we employ as well as creating a people-centred University that is values-based, relational, diverse, and development-focused. We work in a unique setting and actively partner with the communities in which we live, in support of a healthy, civil, and sustainable society. We subscribe to the fundamental values of honesty, integrity, responsibility, and trust.  The position of Lecturer in Law is located in the Faculty of Law within the College of Arts, Law, and Education.

What you’ll need to succeed 

As an established professional with experience in Private, Commercial, Tax & Property Law, you will demonstrate a track record and success trajectory in research that aligns strategically with School, College, and University priorities. To keep up with the increasing demand and expectations on our ability to utilise technology, your well-developed digital pedagogy will be critical to your success in this role.  

You will bring to the role continuing commitment to research that has achieved national recognition and made worthwhile contributions to the field of Law. A proven track record of quality publications, presentations at conferences, and success in securing external competitive and other funding will see you succeed in this role. Focusing on continuous improvement, you will bring to the role a strong growth mindset that will enable us to nurture a diverse and sustainable community, grow our student base, and build productive links locally and nationally. 

What’s on offer 

The University of Tasmania is one of the largest employers in the State and people are at the heart of everything we do. We strive to create nurturing, inclusive, and collaborative working environments, enabling us to nurture a vital & sustainable community.  This is a full-time ongoing opportunity, with excellent benefits.  

Appointment to this role will be at Academic Level B and will have a total remuneration package of up to $136,519 comprising base salary within the range of $100,508 to $116,683 plus 17% superannuation. 

How to apply 

If this role is of interest, we look forward to hearing from you. Please provide your up-to-date resume, a cover letter outlining your motivation for the role, and full responses to the selection criteria outlined in the Position Description. Please state which city is your preferred location.  

If you have any questions, please contact Danijela Miller, Talent Acquisition Partner Danijela.Miller@utas.edu.au  

Applications close at 11:55pm Sunday 17th October 2021.

To be eligible for this position, you are required to have Australian citizenship, permanent residence or a current valid visa that allows you to fulfil the requirements of this role.

Download File Position Description - Lecturer in Law.pdf

Advertised: 17 Sep 2021 Tasmania Standard Time
Applications close: 17 Oct 2021 Tasmania Daylight Time

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