Reinvigorating JCU Psychology over the next three years, we will
embrace rigorous scholarship to advance and deepen our
knowledge of how changing contexts, new research, and evolving
technologies are shaping mental health services in the
community. Delivering high quality teaching and learning
programs in a research-rich environment, our aim is to bring
people together through powerful learning opportunities, to share
ideas, create new knowledge, and foster expertise.
We now offer a 3 year fixed term opportunity for a Lecturer,
Psychology to join our world-leading University on a full-time basis.
What you can accomplish in the role
You will be in the unique position of assisting with the development and
implementation of the first ever University Psychology Curriculum online
for James Cook University students. It will be a rewarding experience,
designing innovative online learning activities and assessments that will
ensure a high level of student satisfaction.
You will be highly passionate about higher education, work well
independently and in teams and have a successful track record of
achieving ambitious goals in tight deadlines. Reporting to the Head of
the Academic Unit of Psychology, you will be joining a dynamic team of
educators and learning experts and will be instrumental in the creation
of online learning in Psychology at James Cook University.
Consistently ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU is one
of the world’s leading institutions focusing on the tropics and offers a
culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for
professional and personal growth. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to
teaching, learning and research that is not only high quality, but also
delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.
We support our people through the provision of:
• generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
• ongoing professional and career development
• five weeks’ annual recreation leave
• attractive options for salary packaging
• well-equipped facilities including on-campus, gym, pool & childcare
• relocation assistance may be negotiated
How to Apply
Visit the Careers at JCU website - vacancy reference 16709
Applications close 5th May 2019