Full-time, continuing (Level E) position in the School of Historical and European Studies.
Since its establishment in 1964, La Trobe University has become an internationally recognised leader in tertiary education and training, with strong research and teaching programs and student exchange networks across more than 40 countries. We are committed to providing undergraduate and postgraduate teaching of the highest quality, supported by an outstanding research profile.
Applications are invited for the Chair in Archaeology (Level E). The successful applicant will provide academic leadership to the Archaeology Program, which is located in the School of Historical and European Studies and the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.
The successful applicant will have a strong international reputation in archaeological research and publication, extensive experience in teaching and supervision, and relevant experience in University administration.
The successful applicant will have expertise in a relevant area of archaeology with a commitment to maintaining the broad approach to world archaeology that characterises the Program. The present teaching and research strengths of the School include Australia, the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa, as well as a strong tradition of research in archaeological theory and a developing focus on archaeological science.
The position will be available from January 2011.
Working at La Trobe University provides employees with numerous benefits and rewards including:
- Up to 17% Employer Superannuation
- 2010 EOWA Employer of Choice for Women
- Family Friendly workplace policies
- Multiple Salary Sacrificing options
- Significant Career Development & Training Opportunities
- Consultative & Development-centric Organisational culture
- Access to on-campus facilities; and many more
Applicants should include with their applications the names and contact details of three referees from whom reports may be sought. It would be appreciated if email addresses for the referees could be included.
Campus: Melbourne (Bundoora)
Position Level: Level E
Remuneration: $139,540 p.a (plus 17% superannuation)
Position Reference no: 50031601
Closing date: Friday, 15 October 2010
Position Enquiries: Dr Susan Lawrence, Program Coordinator, +61 (03) 9479 2385
See the attached Position Description below:
Position is open to local and international applicants.