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Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor equivalent)

Title: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor equivalent)

  • Employer: University of Queensland (Economics)
  • Location: Australia
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Nov 30, 2014

  • Job Description:

    The School of Economics at The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, is a leading provider of undergraduate and postgraduate economics education in Australia. The School has an established reputation for excellence in teaching and research and is extremely well positioned to foster collaborative research and training activities on a national and international level. The School actively engages with business, industry, professional bodies and the wider community with the aim of sharing knowledge and expertise and developing mutually beneficial partnerships.

    The School of Economics would like to invite expressions of interest for the position of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor equivalent) in any fields.

    The role

    The successful appointee/s will be expected to teach at all levels, (in any field of economics) and be capable of supervising honours and postgraduate students undertaking research. The appointee/s will also be expected to engage in individual and/or group research in economics leading to publication of scholarly papers in high quality journals and to seek competitive research funding. The role includes administrative responsibilities such as course coordination duties and participation in relevant committees.


    This is a full-time, continuing appointment at either Academic level B or C. The remuneration package will be in the range $86,863 to $103,138AUD p.a. (level B) or $106,395 to $122,679AUD p.a (level C), plus employer superannuation contributions of 17%. The total remuneration package for level B will be in the range $101,302 to $120,671AUD p.a. or for level C $124,482 to $143,534AUD p.a.

    We are looking for highly qualified candidates who are committed to a career in teaching and research. Preliminary interviews will be held at the ASSA/AEA meetings in Boston, MA on January 3-5, 2015.

    Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, one research paper, an application letter, and three recommendation letters by Sunday 30th November 2014 through the website.

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