La Trobe University

La Trobe University

Lecturer, Business Information Systems (Teaching Focussed)


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Lecturer, Business Information Systems (Teaching Focussed)

Job No.: 566663

Work type: Continuing

  • Exciting Teaching Focussed opportunity
  • Full-time, Continuing Level B
  • Located at Melbourne Bundoora
  • About the position

    This role presents an exciting opportunity to be part of a School that has an outstanding reputation for teaching and research excellence, for research translation and for building strong relationships with industry. The successful candidate will focus on contributing to the School's advancement in teaching and curriculum design.

    The position is located within the Department of Accounting, Data Analytics, Economics and Finance in the La Trobe Business School at our Melbourne (Bundoora) campus. The School has a strong reputation for creating a supportive and student-centred learning environment, innovative curriculum designs and strong engagement with industry. We offer a range of general and specialist undergraduate and postgraduate courses that are rigorous and focus on developing student's employability skills. Our subjects are taught by dedicated and knowledgeable staff at the forefront of their disciplines. The School is committed to the development of new and innovative teaching and research programs which drive opportunities for collaboration within the University, and with industry. This role offers the opportunity for an outstanding candidate to contribute to the School's advancement in teaching and curriculum design.

    Skills and Experience

    The successful candidate will have a strong record in curriculum development and teaching in the field of Business Information Systems, possess exceptional leadership abilities, academic administration experience and understand the needs of a diverse range of students. Interest in scholarship of learning and teaching (SoLT) research in business information systems or related business areas is desirable. Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work collegially are also key requirements of this role.

    Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

    About La Trobe

    La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

    About the La Trobe Business School

    La Trobe Business School is a leading Australian Business School committed to enhancing business learning through education and research, which is innovative, responsible, and engaged.

  • AACSB Accredited, MBA ranked in top 100 globally and accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).
  • Ranked 4th in the world and 3rd in Australia for overall contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals by Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021.
  • Ranked in top 400 universities globally by QS World University Rankings 2022 and the ARWU 2021.
  • Our graduates are highly regarded by industry - ranked second in Victoria for employer satisfaction with our graduates (QILT Employer Satisfaction Survey 2021).
  • We deliver business and management programs accredited by professional quality assurance agencies including the Australian Computer Society, the Australian Human Resources Institute, the Australian Marketing Institute, the CPA and the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
  • We provide flexible, future-focused courses and innovative learning spaces built for collaboration in learning and teaching.
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    How to apply

    Closing date: Sunday 3 December 2023 by 11:55pm

    Position Enquiries:

    Professor Aron O'Cass, Dean, La Trobe Business School

    Email: [email protected], Phone 03 9479 6285

    Professor Darren Henry, Head, Department of Accounting, Data Analytics, Economics and Finance, La Trobe Business School

    Email: [email protected], Phone 03 94791730

    Position Description below:

    Only candidates with Full Working Rights in Australia may apply for this position.

    Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

    Cover letter;

    • An up-to-date resume; (10 page maximum and when listing journal publications please identify their ranking in the Australian Business Deans Council ranking or for non ABDC ranked journals identify if they are in the top 10% of QI journals);

    • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description. (300-word limit per response).

    • Do not submit copies of journal articles or degree certificates etc.

    Please scroll down to apply.

    Why La Trobe:

  • Develop your career at an innovative, global university where you'll collaborate with community and industry to create impact.
  • Enjoy working on our inspiring and stunning campuses – the perfect hub for industry, students and academics
  • Help transform the lives of students, partners and communities now and in future
  • All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

    Job details


    Lecturer, Business Information Systems (Teaching Focussed)


    La Trobe University




    November 20, 2023

    Application deadline

    December 03, 2023

    Job type



    Business and Economics

    About the employer

    La Trobe University is a public research university based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Its main campus is located in the Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. The university was established in 1964, becoming the third university in the state of Victoria and the twelfth university in Australia. La Trobe is one of the Australian verdant universities and also part of the Innovative Research Universities group.

    La Trobe's original and principal campus is located in the Melbourne metropolitan area, within the northern Melbourne suburb of Bundoora. It is the largest metropolitan campus in the country, occupying over 267 hectares (660 acres). It has two other major campuses located in the regional Victorian city of Bendigo and the twin border cities of Albury-Wodonga. There are two smaller regional campuses in Mildura and Shepparton and a city campus in Melbourne's CBD on Collins Street and in Sydney on Elizabeth Street.

    La Trobe offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across its two colleges of Arts, Social Science and Commerce (ASSC) and Science, Health and Engineering (SHE).

    In 2015, it was ranked in the top 100 universities under 50 by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.[9] In the 2021 QS World University Rankings, it was ranked in the top 300 universities for arts and humanities.

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