Job: Lecturer, Music Industry at RMIT global university of technology, design and enterprise

Job no: 568303
Work type: Full time - Continuing/Permanent
Categories: Media, Journalism & Communications, Education

  • Convenient CBD Location

  • Full-Time, Continuing Position

  • $94,671 - $112,424 p.a + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise.  Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Media and Communication aims to produce graduates who will respond creatively to the challenges of a rapidly changing international, media-driven environment. Media and Communication has strong links with industry, and responds to ongoing change brought about by technology and convergence. The School is positioned as a major contributor and leader of the debate within media driven industries, and the recently-opened Media Precinct demonstrates the priorities of the University in maintaining a constant contemporary media presence that is open to the city of Melbourne and beyond; this new Precinct contains state of the art broadcast facilities, internationally-connected 4K streaming capacity, a digital black box, Media classrooms, the offices of RMIT ABC Fact Check and the refurbished Kaleide Theatre.

The School delivers the full spectrum of educational programs from certificate to PhD: industry training, short courses, vocational education, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. Some programs have flexible delivery options for online learning and the School has a significant presence in international markets onshore and offshore.

The Role and Your Responsibilities

The Lecturer, Music Industry is expected to contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School, in disciplines related to their field of expertise.  More specifically, the Lecturer is responsible for carrying out teaching activities within undergraduate and postgraduate programs and for maintaining and advancing their scholarly, research and/or professional capabilities. The Lecturer is also expected to actively promote the programs by establishing and maintaining memberships, links and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities. The Lecturer is expected to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics within the teaching team, and update colleagues and students on developments in their subject area or specialisation. The Lecturer will be responsible for course coordination.

Skills & Experience Required

We are seeking an individual with a proven record of academic and/or professional achievement in the field of music as it relates to RMIT University’s research efforts: this could include publications, creative works, or professional experience in the area of Music Industry, including a track record of research leadership and success in obtaining research funding. You will have proven ability to undertake high quality research resulting in high quality journal articles in recognised international journals together with an ability to prepare and win competitive research grants. Excellent interpersonal and communications skills, including the ability to work effectively within a multidisciplinary environment, will be necessary for success in this role.

To Apply

For further information please contact Catherine Strong on +61 3 9925 3236 or (please do not submit your application via email).

Applications close on Sunday 30 September 2018. 

 PD Lecturer, Music Industry.pdf

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check. 

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.

Application close: 30 Sep 2018 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

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