School of Social and Political Sciences
Faculty of Arts
Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 p.a. (pro rata for part-time) plus 17% superannuation
The Internships Coordinator reports to the Head of School and administers the wide range of internship programs in the Political Science, Sociology and Criminology disciplines. The Internships coordinator is expected to maintain, build and develop strong partnerships with industry, government and not for profit organisations in order to provide placements for students in the suite of internship programs within the School. The Internships Coordinator oversees the progress of internship students, assures the quality of the experience and successful completion of internship projects.
Working closely with the Discipline Chairs, committees and program coordinators, the Internships Coordinator contributes to teaching and work integrated learning (WIL) excellence. The work involves not only the coordination of subjects, preparation and conduct of information sessions, lectures and related assessment, and consultations with students but also liaising with the Faculty based professional staff team as well as proactively contributing to Faculty and School based WIL projects and committee work. The incumbent will also be given opportunities to contribute to the research outputs of the program, including research publications, conference papers and grant applications.
The successful applicant will be a committed and engaging educator, with the ability to teach at the undergraduate and graduate level. They will have an appreciation of the discipline’s subject matter and the capacity to undertake individual and collaborative research projects congruent with the direction of the discipline and the relevant ethics and procedural knowledge.
Close date: 27 Jul 2017
Position Description and Selection Criteria
For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria
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