Senior Lecturer, Information Management

RMIT University

Location
Australia: Melbourne - CBD
Reference #
583953
Closing Date
06-02-2020
Sector(s)

Education & Training

Vacancy Type
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full time continuing position
  • Academic Level C: $118,291 - $136,401 + 17% super

About us

RMIT is a multi-sector university of technology, design and enterprise with more than 91,000 students and 11,000 staff globally. RMIT offers postgraduate, undergraduate, vocational education and online programs to provide students with a variety of work-relevant pathways.

Our purpose is to offer life-changing experiences for our students, and to help shape the world with research, innovation, teaching and industry engagement. With strong industry connections forged over 130 years, collaboration with industry remains integral to RMIT’s leadership in education, applied and innovative research, and to the development of highly skilled, globally-focused graduates.

The School of Business IT and Logistics is the largest provider of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management programs in Australia. It offers undergraduate business degrees in Information Systems and Logistics/Supply Chain Management, and postgraduate degrees in Business IT, Information Management, Supply Chain and Logistics Management. Programs are offered in Melbourne, Vietnam, Shanghai, Singapore and online.

Our culture

Our Values inspire us, wherever we are in the world, and guide how we live and work together. We are fundamentally transforming the world of research at RMIT, from providing industry leading opportunities for researchers to introducing world-first technology. We’re proud to be reshaping our processes and capabilities – and in doing so, we’re becoming a trusted partner in creating the future of research.

What unites us is our purpose and our values; they are at the heart of who we are, what we stand for, how we make decisions and connect with each other.

Our people make everything at the University possible. We encourage new approaches to work and learning, stimulating change to drive positive impact. RMIT exists to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. You will be a part of a productive and collaborative team, who values working relationships and outcomes through open and inclusive planning, continuous information sharing and transparent work practices.

When you join our team, you'll be able to access a range of benefits. From travel to fitness, there's something for everyone.

About the role

This is an exciting leadership role that will see you contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School. As a senior member of the school, you will make a significant contribution to the delivery of programs and to be actively involved in research, consulting and other professional activities.  Furthermore, you will develop, engage in and lead high quality research projects that are aligned with the University’s research focus areas to achieve success in attracting research funding and to produce high quality outputs.  You will have an important research leadership role in embedding their research expertise into the life of the School and will be required to develop high-quality, productivity-driven networks across RMIT and with local, national and global, internal and external partners. 

About You

We are seeking a passionate individual who values the importance of effective learning and teaching in the Information Management domain, especially that associated with our Master of Information Management program. You will be comfortable coordinating large courses and preparing innovative learning programs including the delivery of online material at various levels. As an experienced lecturer, you will have an emerging nationally recognised research track record including substantial record of research outputs in high quality outlets. In addition, you will have extensive experience in supervising higher degree by research candidates to maximise research performance. Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to financial, governance and quality management systems within a university will be highly desirable.

Bring your whole self to work:

We are better for our diversity. When we listen to those who are different to us, or challenge us, we grow stronger together. When we feel like we belong, we can achieve so much more. We respect each other, embrace our differences and build a sense of belonging in our team and beyond. We’re proud to share with you some of our wins:

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

  • RMIT was placed 10th in the 2019 Randstad Employer Brand Research Awards, up five spots from 2018.
  • We were named as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency in 2019. 
  • We achieved Gold Employer status for LGBTIQ inclusion in the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) in 2018 and now in 2019.
  • We were recognised as a top five employer in 2018 for workplace accessibility with the Australian Network on Disability.
  • Exceeding our targets in our Reconciliation Action Plan for Bundyi Girri – an important step in our reconciliation journey.

To Apply

For further information please contact Joan Richardson (Dean, Business IT & Logistics) on 03 9925 5804.

Applications close on Sunday 15th December 2019.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

To view the position description please click the link below.

 Position Description - Senior Lecturer, Information Management.pdf

This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check. 

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.

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