Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 12, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

Job no: 0051184

Work type: Part-time (0.7 FTE) Continuing Academic position

Location: Southbank, Melbourne, Australia

Division/Faculty: Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, University of Melbourne

Department/School: Victorian College of the Arts

Salary: AUD128,903 - AUD148,630 p.a. pro rata plus 17% superannuation

The Faculty of Fine Arts and Music at the University of Melbourne is home to the Victorian College of the Arts and the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. Long recognised as one of the leading providers of fine arts and music education in Australia, the Faculty has an ambitious plan to grow its global profile.  

About the Role 

VCA Design is seeking an experienced practitioner and academic to provide academic leadership, artistic vision and deep professional connectedness, within at least one of the fields of graphic, electronic and interactive design in the Victorian College of the Arts, at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, in collaboration with the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning and the wider University.  This is a part time (0.7 FTE), continuing role.

About you 

You will be recognised as an outstanding and well-respected design professional and experienced academic with the vision and capacity to contribute to the strategic vision and build the teaching, learning and research within VCA Design. You will have strong communication, leadership and interpersonal skills and a demonstrated track record of innovative curriculum design, research outputs and teaching expertise.


Based in the beautiful Southbank Campus of The University of Melbourne, you will work nestled amongst Melbourne’s major arts and cultural organisations and venues. You will have the convenience of great transport links to the rest of the city with the serenity of the Botanical Gardens close by.  

To apply

Please download a copy of the position description for full details of the role and selection criteria.  

To ensure the University provides a safe environment for children, this position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check.

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to view the Position Description and to apply:    Applications close: 11 Nov 2020 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time