Charles Sturt University

Charles Sturt University

Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Information Studies


Closing in 43 days

Join one of the biggest schools of Information Studies in the world Progress an active teaching and research career Flexible working arrangements and relocation assistance are available The Role Continuing, Full Time Level B - AUD $102,486 to $121,504 pa (plus 17% superannuation) Level C - AUD $125,300 pa - $144,318 pa (plus 17% superannuation) Bathurst or Wagga Wagga We are currently seeking an academic to teach in a broad range of discipline, which is a key component of the curricula of the newly formed School of Information and Communication Studies. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to develop and progress an active research profile aligned to the strategic direction of the School. Normally, candidates would be expected to possess a doctorate, but candidates who are in the process of completing their doctoral studies will also be considered. Following appointment, a formal workload allocation of up to 30% to support this completion may be applied for. Preference is for the successful candidate to work at the Charles Sturt campus at Wagga Wagga or Bathurst. To be successful you will have: A doctoral qualification in a relevant field, or current enrolment in a doctoral program. Capacity to deliver high-quality student-centred learning and teaching in an online environment. Evidence of and a demonstrated commitment to the delivery of high-quality student-centred learning and teaching. Evidence of and a demonstrated commitment to high-quality research publications and competitive research grants. A record of research or professional activity relevant to the discipline. discipline. Demonstrated ability to provide effective leadership in an academic setting. Application Requirements Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us. Please note notifications regarding the outcome of applications and interviews for this position will occur in January 2024. About Us Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world. The Faculty of Arts and Education is one of three Faculties within the University. Eight Schools and Centres offer a diversity of courses in education, communication, creative industries, social work and human services, library and information studies, theology, humanities, Indigenous Australian studies and Islamic studies. With approximately 9,000 online students and 3,000 on campus students, the Faculty is an innovator in online and blended learning modes. Over 200 academic staff deliver distinctive courses, and are supported by a skilled team of professional staff. On campus courses are delivered at the University's Wagga Wagga, Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, and Port Macquarie campuses, and at other locations including Sydney and Canberra. Academic staff within the Faculty undertake high quality, impactful research that engages with governments and professional organisations, nationally, internationally and in regional communities, ensuring excellent supervision for Higher Degree Research students. The School of Information and Communication Studies has 45 years of experience in library and information studies education, and with our equally well- established communication courses supported by our on-campus advertising agency, we provide a solid learning foundation for our students, as well as engage in cutting-edge, industry-oriented scholarship and research. Library and Information Science (LIS) research in the School was rated ‘above world standard' in the most recent national assessment exercise (Excellence in Research for Australia) conducted by the Australian Research Council. Strong industry links and affiliations ensure ongoing relevance in course design, impactful research, state of the art facilities, national and international recognition of staff and students and high rates of graduate employment outcomes. Charles Sturt University offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits. We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds . Further Information Additional information is available in the position description(s) below Position Description - Lecturer in Information Studies Position Description - Senior Lecturer in Information Studies or by contacting: Professor Tina Du Head, School of Information and Communication Studies [email protected] Ph: 02 6338 4110 Closing Date: 11 pm, 14 January 2024

Job details


Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Information Studies


Charles Sturt University




November 21, 2023

Application deadline

January 14, 2024

Job type

Lecturer,Associate Professor/Professor


Computer Science,Social Science

About the employer

Charles Sturt University is an Australian multi-campus public university located in New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory, Victoria and Queensland. Established in 1989, it was named in honour of Captain Charles Napier Sturt, a British explorer who made expeditions into regional New South Wales and South Australia.

Charles Sturt offers more than 320 courses including undergraduate, postgraduate, higher degrees by research and single subject study. It also has course delivery partnerships with several TAFE institutions across the country.

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