Senior Lecturer - Accounting/Tax

Swinburne University of Technology

  • We are driven to find innovative research solutions to real world problems
  • Lecturer C, AUD$112,383 – AUD$129,499 plus 17%
  • Full-time, ongoing position, Melbourne campus

About Swinburne
For more than a century later, Swinburne has been committed to not only provide, but also transform education through strong industry engagement, social inclusion, a desire to innovate and, above all, a determination to create positive change. An opportunity presents to join Swinburne and be part of a world class university creating social and economic impact, through science, technology and innovation.

About the Opportunity
This position is within Swinburne Business School. The School is committed to delivering excellent education courses, quality research with impact and engagement activities with deep industry connections. The School’s mission is to advance innovation, entrepreneurship and social impact through its career-ready graduates and industry-engaged research.

As a Senior Lecturer you will conduct research, take an active role in obtaining research funding, conduct teaching (on campus and online) and supervise masters by research and PhD students.

As a candidate, you will have a PhD in the relevant discipline. You will have a record of quality research publications in high-quality journals, and a proven commitment to excellence in teaching, including evidence of leadership in teaching.

The position is expected to participate in activities for the development of closer and stronger links with the profession, industry and professional bodies in Australia and internationally.

Skills and experience
Your application must address the key selection criteria to demonstrate your skills and experience. A full list of the selection criteria is available within the position description.


How to apply
We welcome applications from Indigenous people, workers of all ages, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. We are proud to be recognised by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality 2016 and of key initiatives such as our Pride@Swinburne Strategic Action Plan and our Reconciliation Action Plan which are integral components of our 2025 vision to be world-class university creating social and economic impact through science, technology and innovation.

To apply, submit a resume, cover letter and response to the Key Selection Criteria, as listed in the Position Description. Applicants must clearly indicate if they are applying for the Lecturer or the Senior Lecturer position.

Swinburne University of Technology is a Child Safe Organisation and as part of this commitment, we require all employees to have a current Working with Children Check.

Please do not email or send paper applications, all applications must be submitted online.

For further information about the position, please contact Professor Keryn Chalmers, Dean, Swinburne Business School on +61 3 9214 5696 or email

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Recruitment team on +61 3 9214 8600 (option 2)

Position number: TBC

Applications close5pm, Monday 30 October 2017

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