Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Architecture

Monash University Department of Architecture

Lecturers or Senior Lecturers - Architecture (Multiple Roles)

Job No.: 628588

Location: Caulfield campus

Employment Type: Full-time and Part-time positions available

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Architecture & Professional Practice - Continuing appointment - Full-time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Architecture, Technology, Construction & Fabrication - Continuing appointment - Full-time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Industry Practitioner - 2-year fixed-term appointment - Part-time, fraction (0.5)

Remuneration: Pro-rata of $103,153 - $122,495 pa Level B / $126,360 - $145,702 pa Level C (plus 17% employer superannuation)

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Organisational Statement

The Department of Architecture is an internationally networked community of practitioners, educators and researchers engaged in expanding architectural, urban and planning practice. Progressive, dynamic and a champion of change, we are innovative and relevant to the challenges facing contemporary cities and society. Embedded in Monash Art Design and Architecture (MADA), and part of a global, research intensive University, external impact is core to our mission. Through practice-based teaching and research we collaborate across diverse disciplines to solve emerging social and environmental challenges at local, regional and global scales in partnership with government, industry, and communities. Our research and teaching is supported by an outstanding campus with workshop facilities that enable the making and testing of multi-scalar prototypes via contemporary digital and analogue fabrication; as well as hosting iHUB – a nationally networked digital infrastructure platform for built environment research, synthesis and engagement.

The Opportunity

The Department is in an exciting period of transformation, establishing a strategic direction that addresses transformations in professional practice and production in architecture and urbanism via impactful and transdisciplinary teaching, research and practice. We are currently seeking staff across a range of roles. Appointees are expected to play a role in teaching, research and engagement activities with a focus on practice-based design teaching and research in the built and urban environments.

For the full time ongoing positions we are seeking candidates with expertise in architecture, technology, construction and fabrication; and architecture and professional practice. 

For the fixed term position we are seeking innovative practitioners to collaborate with us in teaching and research that advocates alternative approaches to contemporary forms of practice. For this reason, we are advertising the role of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Industry Practitioner for a 2-year position.

As there are a few opportunities available, please specify in your cover letter the position that you are interested in applying for. Candidates will be assessed based on qualifications and relevant experience and appointed at the appropriate level as identified by the panel.

If you believe you can fulfil these requirements, you are strongly encouraged to apply.

These roles are full-time and part-time positions; however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. These positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

To apply:

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".

We have a total of 3 T&R positions available that focus on both research and teaching excellence.

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Architecture & Professional Practice - Continuing appointment - Full-time

Position Descriptions

 Level B - Architecture and Professional Practice - Lecturer

 Level C - Architecture and Professional Practice - Senior Lecturer

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Architecture, Technology, Construction & Fabrication - Continuing appointment - Full-time

Position Descriptions

 Level B - Architecture, Technology Construction and Fabrication - Lecturer

 Level C - Architecture, Technology Construction and Fabrication - Senior Lecturer

Click HERE to apply

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Industry Practitioner - 2 year fixed-term appointment - Part-time (0.5)

Position Descriptions

Download File Level B - Industry Practitioner - Lecturer

Download File Level C - Industry Practitioner - Senior Lecturer

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Professor Mel Dodd, Head of Department of Architecture, MADA +61 3 9903 4931

Closing Date

Sunday 30 January 2022, 11:55pm AEDT

Please note: Monash University will be closed from 23 December 2021 until 3 January 2022 inclusive.