First listed on: 24 October 2019

Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Law


  • Join a highly specialised team of legal practitioners, researchers and criminal justice professionals
  • Contribute to contemporary undergraduate teaching
  • Prepare future legal professionals for work in metropolitan, regional and remote communities

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time (Part time arrangements considered)
  • $96,178 to $135,637 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Bathurst

We are currently seeking a suitably qualified academic(s) to specialise and teach in areas of constitutional law, administrative law and company law.

Actively contribute to teaching, research and community engagement in the Centre for Law and Justice teaching a range of subjects utilising blended models in subject delivery. The successful candidate will also have an opportunity to develop and progress an active research profile aligned to the strategic direction of the Centre.

To be successful you will have:

  • A doctoral or masters qualification appropriate to the level being applied for or equivalent accreditation and standing
  • Evidence of the delivery of high quality, student centred learning and teaching
  • A record of research relevant to the discipline area
  • Ability to provide leadership in the discipline in the scholarship of teaching and/or research and/or professional activity.

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Business, Justice and Behavioural Sciences covers a diverse range of disciplines and is comprised of: the School of Management and Marketing; School of Accounting and Finance; School of Computing and Mathematics; School of Policing Studies; Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security; School of Psychology; Centre for Customs and Excise Studies; Centre for Law and Justice and CSU Engineering.

Our Faculty are leaders in their fields of teaching and research and combine significant professional experience with academic expertise. Our schools continue to grow through close collaboration and consultation with private industry, regulators, professional bodies, community engagement, partnerships and global networks.

The Centre for Law and Justice comprises a team of highly qualified and experienced legal practitioners, researchers, and criminal justice professionals. We offer internationally unique and innovative undergraduate and postgraduate courses in law, criminal justice and legal ethics. These courses are delivered by an interdisciplinary group of dynamic academics comprising lawyers, criminologists, sociologists and philosophers.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ+; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description:

Or by contacting:

Associate Professor Alison Gerard | Director, Centre for Law and Justice | | Ph: 02 6338 6344

Closing Date: 11pm, 21 November 2019

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