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Professor, Creative Industries

Griffith University, Queensland, Australia - School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science

About Griffith University

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The opportunity

As Professor you are expected to exercise a special responsibility in providing academic leadership and in fostering excellence in research, teaching, and related professional engagement and activities within the School and Centre for Creative Industries.

You will be required to undertake teaching and research in your chosen area of expertise, and contribute to teaching and research (including supervision of higher degree research students) performance and engagement activities.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Gold Coast campus.

About you

As Professor, your PhD will be in a discipline relevant to the Creative Industries. You will have demonstrated skills and leadership in curriculum development at the higher education level, with an exceptional ability in the administration of courses and programs. Along with a demonstrated record in producing quality research with international significance, you will have proven success in attracting both internal and external research funding.

Salary range

A salary package that includes a base professorial salary of $175,772 per annum and an employer superannuation contribution of 17% of base salary will be offered. Attractive salary packaging arrangements are also available.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following: 

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position information pack.
  • One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role.
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
    • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
    • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
    • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
    • Research interests and list of publications;
    • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

Obtain the position information pack by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the position information pack.

Note: Application attachments should be saved as .doc, .docx or .pdf only. File names should be no morethan 25 characters long and should include letters and numbers only.

Further information

For further information about this role, please contact Professor James Carson, Head, School of Humanities, Languages and Social Science on +61 (0) 7 373 54286.

For application queries, please contact Ms Corinna Gartrell, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 373 56548.

Closing date: Friday, 1 March 2019 at 5pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online. 

As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.

Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers. 

Customer advert reference: 111573 

Location: Southport - Australia
Salary: AU$175,772
£97,184.34 converted salary* per annum and an employer superannuation contribution of 17% of base salary will be offered.
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 31st January 2019
Closes: 1st March 2019
Job Ref: 111573
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