Monday, November 16, 2015

Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer, Science Education, University of Wollongong, AU
POSITION TYPE Continuing Full Time Appointment
CLOSING 6 December 2015 REF NO. 25557

 The School of Education has a strong profile in providing highly regarded initial teacher education courses in primary, early childhood and secondary areas, in which Science education plays a key role. The School also offers a range of specialist postgraduate and research programmes with internationally recognised specialisations in educational leadership, ICT, special education, literacy, TESOL and adult education.

The School of Education is currently seeking a high performing Academic for the role of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Science Education. The purpose of this full time permanent position is to teach and coordinate subjects in Science education courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level; work with the existing team to extend the School’s highly successful Master of Teaching, Bachelor of Mathematics Education and Bachelor of Science Education programmes; contribute to the research undertakings of the Science team; supervise research students in Science Education; contribute to professional programs, seminars and community initiatives in Science education; and participate in Faculty engagement activities including student recruitment, professional experience liaison, working with immersion students and support for students’ field experiences.
The successful person will be expected to take initiative and constructively respond to change; have the ability to work within a collaborative team environment; have evidence of strong interpersonal skills with colleagues, students, educators and practitioners in the field and the capacity to lead as relevant to position. A satisfactory Working with Child Check will be required for this position.

Candidates must address the selection criteria outlined in the position description and indicate if applying to the role of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer.

For enquiries please contact Professor Ian Brown, Head of School Education on 4221 3590 POSITION DESCRIPTION (190KB PDF)
Position Title Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Science Education)
Salary Range $90,987 - $124,989
Position Level Academic - Level B Position Level Academic - Level C
Department/Faculty Faculty of Social Sciences
Contact Ian Brown Phone +61 2 4221 3590
Recruiter Hayley Goldspring
Recruitment Contact +61 2 4221 4205