The School of Information Studies at Charles Sturt University in Australia is advertising for a continuing position as Lecturer/Senior lecturer in Teacher Librarianship. Please see information via the link below.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions. I will be happy to discuss any aspect of the role with you. Please also feel free to circulate widely
Reference no: 492476
Work type: Continuing - Full Time
Location: Wagga Wagga
Categories: Academic - Teaching and Research, Library, Research
The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Teacher Librarianship will actively engage in teaching, research and curriculum development in the School of Information Studies. The appointee will have extensive experience within the field of teacher librarianship and will be able to demonstrate academic and professional experience in teacher librarianship.
To be successful you will have:
Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.
The Faculty of Arts and Education is one of three Faculties within the University. Eight Schools and Centres offer a diversity of courses in education, communication, creative industries, social work and human services, library and information studies, theology, humanities, Indigenous Australian studies and Islamic studies.
With approximately 9,000 online students and 3,000 on campus students, the Faculty is an innovator in online and blended learning modes. Over 200 academic staff deliver distinctive courses, and are supported by a skilled team of professional staff. On campus courses are delivered at the University’s Wagga Wagga, Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, and Port Macquarie campuses, and at other locations including Sydney and Canberra.
Academic staff within the Faculty undertake high quality, impactful research that engages with governments and professional organisations, nationally, internationally and in regional communities, ensuring excellent supervision for Higher Degree Research students.
The School of Information Studies is the leading provider in Library and Information studies education in Australia and is one of the largest in the world with around 2,000 students, playing a key role in the information professions.
CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.
Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.
This position is advertised across multiple levels. Please refer to the essential and desirable criteria in each position description for the respective level and address each criterion based on your skills and experience and the level of position that you are applying for.
Positions descriptions can be obtained via the following links;
Mary Anne Kennan, PhD | ActingHead, School of Information Studies | Charles Sturt University| Locked Bag 588 | Wagga Wagga NSW 2678 | Phone: +61 02 6933 4893 | email: [log in to unmask] | Web: http://arts-ed.csu.edu.au/schools/sis/staff/profiles/head-of-school/mary-kennan & http://maryannekennan.com | Twitter: http://twitter.com/MaryAnneKennan | Co-Higher Degree by Research Coordinator | Editor, Journal of the Australian Library and Information Association (JALIA) [log in to unmask]