Senior Lecturer - Property and Valuation

RMIT University

Australia: Melbourne - CBD
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Education & Training

Vacancy Type
  • Seeking a Senior Lecturer with valuation industry experience
  • Academic Level C $118,291 - $ 136,401p.a plus 17% super
  • Full-time continuing opportunity based in the heart of Melbourne

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. 

About the role and college

The School of Property, Construction and Project Management is a premier provider of Construction Management, Project Management and Property programs in the Asia Pacific region.

The School’s international perspective helps to strengthen its position, which is bolstered through its relationship with the Singapore Institute of Management. Students can study at the RMIT Melbourne campus, Singapore Institute of Management, and the Vocational Training Council in Hong Kong.

Within the School, we have a strong industry-focused approach to education and research, where people and companies from across industry become active supporters, advisors and participants in the education process. We maintain extensive relationships with more than 120 industry connections through the Employer of Choice program, which provides students with structured employment experience in industry settings and preferential access to employers.

The Senior Lecturer will play a key role in contributing to the teaching and research efforts of the school. The position will involve designing, conducting and moderating assessment; implementing improvements informed by course evaluation activities and student feedback. Furthermore, this position will participate in research and working closely with various stakeholders.

About you 

The School is seeking to appoint an experienced individual who has valuation industry experience or CPV (Certified Practicing Valuer) and who can teach into our Property Valuation courses and who has the ability to develop and deliver a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs across online and face-to-face platforms.

You will combine your recognised research into classroom-based activities and incorporate innovative learning material in your programs to ensure a rewarding learning experience.

You will bring to the role your experience in research leadership and supervision with the ability to build and develop collaborative research teams, mentor academic staff and attract and secure external research funding to sustain research effort and manage funded research projects.  

Academically, you will have an emerging track record of quality research outputs and develop new research initiatives and industry links. Furthermore, you will have excellent relationship building capabilities and be confident interacting with senior external and internal stakeholders.

 Senior Lecturer PV.pdf


Mandatory: PhD or equivalent in relevant field

Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children check

Preferred: Completion of the Essentials in Tertiary Teaching Practice program or equivalent


Our Values inspire us, wherever we are in the world, and guide how we live and work together. 

Imagination. Agility. Courage. Passion. Impact. Inclusion. 

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.  

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

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 with Bronze Award accreditation 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. 
  • 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. 
  • The launch of our second?Reconciliation Plan, Dhumbah Goorowa– a “commitment to share” - an important step in our reconciliation journey.? 

To apply or for further information please contact Marsha Lamb, School Manager on +61 3 9925 3453 or email

Applications close 11:55pm on Wednesday 18 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.

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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