Casual Academic Opportunities within the School of Humanities


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The School of Humanities seeks Expressions of Interest for casual academic opportunities in 2022 in Historical and Classical Studies; European Languages, and Linguistics; Philosophy; Media; English and Creative Writing, and Film.

Casual academics may be required throughout the year to teach in undergraduate and postgraduate coursework courses. Duties may include delivering tutorials and seminars, and undertaking marking, lecture delivery, and supervision of student projects. Teaching may be either face-to-face or online or both.

Term of position: Various positions throughout 2022.

To be considered for a casual position, you will need to provide the following information and documents:

  • Attach a CV and include a brief statement indicating the discipline/s or specialisation/s in which you are seeking casual employment – this may be more than one discipline (e.g. History and English).
  • For undergraduate courses, you will need at least a Bachelor Honours Degree in a relevant field, or a current enrolment in a higher degree course (e.g. MPhil, PhD)
  • For undergraduate Languages courses (French, German, Spanish), you will need a Bachelor Honours Degree and/or native or near-native fluency in the chosen language.
  • For postgraduate coursework courses, you will need at least a coursework Masters Degree and must be able to demonstrate sufficient teaching experience/supervision/professional experience, in a relevant field.

Applications close: 11:55pm, 31 January 2022.

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Arts is a place of innovative practice and thought leadership in a diverse range of disciplines clustered around the arts, humanities and social sciences. It currently serves the needs of around 5000 enrolled students, many graduates going on to become leading politicians, policy makers, historians, curators, musicians and writers.

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For further information

For initial enquiries regarding these opportunities, contact:

Georgina Deally
School Business Manager, School of Humanities, Faculty of Arts
P: +61 (8) 8313 6058

Please note that submitting an application does not automatically entitle you to casual employment with the University of Adelaide.

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.



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