Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (T&R)

Updated: 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 01 Apr 2020

Job No: 328649

Location: Bentley, Perth
3 year, fixed term (to commence July 2020)
ALB $99,530 - $118,115 plus 17% superannuation
ALC $121,829 - $140,416 plus 17% superannuation

Curtin University is ranked in the top 1% universities worldwide (ARWU 2018 and QS World University Rankings 2019), and is placed 20th in the world for universities less than 50 years old (QS Top 50 Under 50 2019). Curtin is WA’s most preferred university, with highly engaged industry-facing partners. A major global player, with well-integrated campuses in Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius and Dubai.

The School of Economics, Finance and Property

The School of Economics, Finance and Property at Curtin Business School offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in the areas of economics, banking and finance, and property.

The School offers a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in finance, banking and property.  Continually fine-tuned to keep them relevant, our courses provide students with an intellectually stimulating educational experience. The School has an ambitious world-standard research agenda in finance and, through this, aims to provide a learning environment that combines high-quality and innovative teaching practices. Strong industry links and a very successful record of demand driven research are key features of the property discipline and we are looking for an academic who can contribute across both areas.

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Your new role

We are seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Teaching & Research) to commence by July 2020 and join our small, award winning property discipline. In this position, you will make a significant contribution to both teaching and research (through publications and research income). You will support/lead curriculum development and learning innovations and make major contributions to raising the research profile of the property discipline at Curtin University. Both the Australian Property Institute and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors accredit our property courses and we have very strong links with the local property industry. Property academics have been very successful in securing research funding from sources such as the Australian Research Council and the Australian Housing and Urban Research institute and we are looking for someone to increase research capacity in the areas of housing policy, housing economics and housing finance.

You will bring to the role
  • A doctoral qualification in a relevant discipline.
  • An emerging record of grant income success.
  • A strong publication profile across a range of different outputs including academic journals and industry reports.
  • A demonstrable ability to deliver high quality and innovative teaching in the area of property/real estate.
  • A proven ability to establish and grow effective links with all three sectors of the property industry (public, private and not for profit).  
Why choose Curtin?
  • We are ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide (ARWU 2018 and QS World University Rankings 2019).
  • Easily accessible location with great parking, bus station and end of trip facilities.
  • Vibrant campus with gym, child care, wellness programs, medical and campus services.
  • A competitive salary with 17% Superannuation.
  • 20 days leave a year, with 17.5% leave loading.
  • The opportunity to grow, develop and diversify your own skill set.
  • Curtin continues to be a leader in reconciliation in the Higher Education sector, being one of the first Universities to receive accreditation for an Elevate RAP - the highest level within Reconciliation Australia’s Workplace RAP Framework.  
What we offer you
  • Agile and flexible working environment with great work life balance
  • The opportunity to grow, develop and diversify your own skill set
  • Extensive learning and development available  

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Next steps

Curtin University requires you to provide a cover letter and resume to include sufficient information and examples to allow us to assess your suitability for the role. Please attach a document outlining your suitability for the role against the selection criteria

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Valuing Diversity and Inclusion

At Curtin, we are committed to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander reconciliation, diversity and social justice and aim to create an inclusive environment where our staff and students are valued and inspired. This includes a supportive recruitment process should you require any access assistance.  

Contact details

To apply complete the application form below, or for more information contact:

Steven Rowley, Professor; School of Economics, Finance and Property
Phone:  08 9266 7721
Email:  s.rowley@curtin.edu.au  

Once you have applied, you will receive an email confirming that your application has been received by us. If you do not receive confirmation via email, please email our team at curtincareers@curtin.edu.au . Please ensure you check your spam folders for this email before contacting the team.

Applications close: 9:00 PM Wednesday 1st April 2020


Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time. We reserve the right to remove the advert earlier than the date on the advert.

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