Lecturer in English Literary Studies University of New England (UNE), School of Arts Australia

Lecturer in English Literary Studies


School of Arts


Continuing, full-time position

$ 93,336 to $ 110,619 per annum (Level B)

Plus 17% employer superannuation. Salary packaging options are available.

Relocation assistance provided

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique regional university, in the enviable
position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and
academic innovation. UNE is Australia's leading provider of online education. We aim to foster a
constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.


The School of Arts is seeking to appoint a Lecturer in English Literary Studies who will teach
undergraduate and postgraduate units, supervise honours and higher degree research students, and
contribute to the discipline's research profile, areas of teaching, research and administration as
appropriate to the level.


About the role


The appointee will join a team who teach and conduct research in English Literary Studies. He/she will
contribute to continuing curriculum development and flexible delivery of units in this area. Core to the
role is the application of English Literary Studies expertise to the development, teaching and
coordination of units. He/she will have the opportunity to contribute to the supervision of independent
student projects, undergraduate/postgraduate coursework research units, Honours, and Higher Degree


The appointee will be expected to undertake his/her own research related to English Literary Studies.
The position is established with a view to enhancing collaboration within the School and/or University's
established research groups and networks. The appointee will actively contribute to the expansion of
the discipline's research capacity in order to further enhance its future ERA profile. The role also includes
relevant academic service and administration.


Skills & Experience


The successful applicant must have a PhD or equivalent higher degree by research, supplemented by an
established track record that shows professional achievement and expertise, including current
experience, in Literary Studies, and be able to apply this expertise to teaching and curriculum
development. In addition applicants must have a demonstrated record in research and publication in
one or more specialisations within English Literary Studies, and demonstrated ability to undertake a
range of administrative duties and skills in information and communication technologies.


Additional information


To discuss this role please contact Professor Dugald Williamson: phone 02 6773 2036 or email
artshos@une.edu.au. To find out more about the School of Arts visit


About Armidale


Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active
lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and attractions all for a fraction
of the price you'd expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the
tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.


To find out more, visit: www.armidaleregion.com.au/ and www.experiencethehighs.com.au/.

Closing Date: 27 August 2017


Reference No: 217128


To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in
the position statement, in your application.




Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a
diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

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