Central Queensland University

Central Queensland University

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Emergency and Disaster Management


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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Emergency and Disaster Management

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Date: 8 Feb 2024

Job Location: Melbourne, VIC, AU Townsville, QLD, AU Mackay, QLD, AU Cairns, QLD, AU Gladstone, QLD, AU Rockhampton, QLD, AU Sydney, NSW, AU Bundaberg, QLD, AU

Company: Central Queensland University

About this Opportunity
  • Continuing, Full Time
  • School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences
  • CQUniversity – Sydney, Melbourne, Rockhampton, Gladstone, Mackay, Bundaberg, Cairns, Townsville – With the flexibility to Work From Home
  • Lecturer –$126,364 to $149,350 pa (including salary of $106,780 to $126,203 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading) or
  • Senior Lecturer – $153,950 to $176,466 pa (including salary of $130,090 to $149,117 plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • Join an organisation with an unbreakable belief that quality education, training and research should be available to everyone – regardless of background, location or life circumstances.

    Working at CQUniversity

    The School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences ' College of Science and Sustainability works with communities, industries and governments, to provide educational training and applied research solutions that make a real-world difference. As one of the larger research Colleges within CQUniversity, we strive to work with a range of stakeholders to deliver useful collaborations and practical solutions.

    If you possess expertise in the foundational concepts of emergency and disaster management and are passionate about disaster risk reduction, this opportunity could be the perfect fit for you. We're looking for dedicated professionals to join our team and make a significant impact in these critical areas. We have an exciting opportunity available within our College of Science and Sustainability for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Emergency and Disaster Management to join our dynamic team.

    Lecturer – Emergency and Disaster Management

    As a Lecturer in Emergency and Disaster Management, your responsibilities will include delivering high-quality instruction through tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, field excursions, and workshops. You will develop engaging unit materials, act as a unit coordinator, and deliver lectures and seminars that foster critical thinking. Additionally, you will supervise students, conduct research projects, participate in professional activities, and contribute to administrative tasks.

    Senior Lecturer – Emergency and Disaster Management

    As a Senior Lecturer in Emergency and Disaster Management, you will play a major role in scholarship, research, and professional activities. Leading the delivery of foundation and profession-focused units across multiple campuses will be part of your responsibility. You will have a significant role in research projects, potentially leading a research team. Engaging in professional activities, administrative functions, and contributing to the strategic planning and committee work of the department will be vital.

    If you are ready to make a lasting impact in the discipline of Emergency and Disaster Management and inspire the next generation of professionals, we invite you to apply. Join our vibrant academic community and contribute to shaping the future of Emergency and Disaster Management in Australia.

    Make the Move to CQUniversity

    A University that supports your professional development to no end and promotes fast academic progression, allowing you to stand out from the crowd and be truly recognised for your teaching and research contributions. Join a well-rounded, enthusiastic team and enjoy the freedom to participate in or lead research projects that are important to you.

    Be Rewarded
  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • Generous carers, maternity and paternity leave
  • 17% superannuation (with the choice of joining an award-winning superfund)
  • Flexible and inclusive work / life balance
  • Fantastic staff professional / career development opportunities
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program
  • Position Requirements
  • Possession of a relevant postgraduate qualification or equivalent in the discipline area, including a relevant doctoral qualification (PhD) or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of current professional and educational issues and standards in higher education in Australia.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach and supervise undergraduate and postgraduate University students.
  • Position Description

    For further information about this position, please refer to the position description below.


    Senior Lecturer

    Apply today for a career that changes lives

    Applications Close: 11:59pm, Wednesday, 28 February 2024

    Job Requisition ID: 4204

    Contact Details:

    Shannon Delport

    (07) 4930 9478

    [email protected]

    When submitting your application, please include: Your Current CV or Resume, and a 1-2 page Cover Letter highlighting your relevant skills, experience and suitability for the position. Please note, applicants for the position must have full time work rights.

    CQUniversity is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes diversity in the workplace. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and CQUniversity's domestic and international student graduates with post-study work rights are encouraged to apply.

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    Job details


    Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Emergency and Disaster Management


    Central Queensland University




    February 09, 2024

    Application deadline

    February 28, 2024

    Job type



    Medicine,Social Science

    About the employer

    Central Queensland University was founded in Rockhampton in 1967 and now has more than 30,000 students spread across 24 campuses and locations all over Australia. It is regarded within the sector as Australia’s most inclusive and engaged university. The university has more than 300 courses across six areas of discipline, from short course and certificate level courses through to PhD courses. It is a National ELT Accreditation Scheme (NEAS) accredited institution.

    It has been recognised among the top 800 universities worldwide by the Times Higher Education World Rankings. It has also ranked within the world’s top 650 universities by QS World University Rankings and as one of the world’s best universities under 50 years of age by the Times Higher Education and QS World University Rankings.

    The university develops strong and mutually beneficial partnerships with business and industry. This includes opportunities related to research, scholarships, training, etc. They have established strong links with renowned industry partners, from both the public and private sectors, through research collaboration, integrated learning opportunities, scholarships and funding. These partnerships result in real benefits for the industry, business, community and students. The university is also involved in a wide range of research projects.

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