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Senior Lecturer, PsychologyJames Cook University
Provide high-quality, student-centric contemporary teaching, curriculum design, and research in Psychology at JCU Ongoing professional and career development support Five weeks annual leave | cash out annual leave | time in lieu options Enjoy life in the dry tropics whilst still achieving your career goals Salary $118,983 - $136,591 17% Super About Psychology at JCU Psychology at JCU is changing……over the last 3 years we have been laying the foundations to position our discipline at the forefront of addressing health challenges in the Tropics and our journey is only just beginning. Marked by unprecedented growth JCU Psychology has expanded its offerings to include an online foundational postgraduate bridging program and a Master of Professional Psychology designed to address the increasing demand for practitioners in rural areas. We are also contemporising our curriculum and reinvigorating our research into areas that will benefit the people living and working in the Tropics, worldwide.
What you can Accomplish in the Role Contributing to the development, coordination, and delivery of the Psychology curriculum, you will provide innovative learning activities and assessments to facilitate engaging learning experiences for a diverse range of students. You will deliver high-quality lectures and, tutorials and will also play a major role in scholarship and research activities. What you will bring to the role With a postgraduate qualification in Psychology, you will have experience in learning, teaching, and curriculum development with a strong focus on Learning and Behaviour and Memory and Cognition.
You will have a demonstrated ability to identify and address issues and themes unique to tropical, regional, remote, rural, and Indigenous populations and can provide evidence of influential research and publications. With strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to working as a member of a cohesive, like-minded team, you will grow your career in a supportive and flexible environment which brings out the best of you professionally and provides you with personal satisfaction knowing you are contributing to building the professionals of the future. About Townsville Bordered by the Coral Sea, the Wet Tropics and the Outback, the Townsville region has a vibrant natural landscape, rich Indigenous history and beautifully preserved Federation architecture.
Located approximately 1350 kms north of Brisbane (or a 1.50hr flight) and 350 kms south of Cairns, Townsville has a strong and diverse economy in which significant industries such as health and education services, government and defence, construction and mining, prosper. Sunny days, warm waters, cool ocean breezes and a generally comfortable climate are part of what make Townsville such a popular place to live.
Click here for more information on living in Townsville. Benefits of Working for JCU JCU offers a culturally diverse working environment and prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learni....