FEATURED JOB: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Holocaust & Genocide Studies, Monash University

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Monash University, Faculty of Arts

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Holocaust & Genocide Studies


Job No.: 651500

Location: Caulfield campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $111,603 - $132,529 pa Level B / $136,711 - $157,637 pa Level C (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Amplify your impact at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas - and the people who discover them

At Monash, work feels different. There’s a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That’s why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

Together with our commitment to academic freedom, you will have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure, world class teaching spaces, and international collaboration opportunities. 

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The Opportunity

A Lecturer or Senior Lecturer is expected to excel in teaching and research, and we are seeking a scholar of the Holocaust who has studied or taught comparative genocide to join our team. The successful candidate will research and teach in the field of Holocaust and Genocide Studies, including specialised units in their discipline. They will also contribute to the public program of the Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation (ACJC) and bring their expertise to the national conversation on Holocaust, genocide, and antisemitism. The position reports to the director of the ACJC.

As an academic at Monash, responsibilities include conducting tutorials, creating course material, coordinating courses, delivering lectures and seminars, supervising research projects and students, conducting research, participating in professional activities, providing student consultation, carrying out administrative functions, and attending meetings and committee work. Marking and assessment duties are also expected, and additional responsibilities may be assigned as needed.

The successful appointee will have a doctoral qualification in the relevant area including History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Literature, Philosophy, Anthropology, Cultural Studies or other related disciplines. In addition, we are seeking candidates who complement our existing strengths.

Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

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Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments more easily.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to 'How to apply for Monash Jobs'.


Associate Professor David Slucki, Director, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation, david.slucki@monash.edu 

Position Description

 Lecturer - Holocaust & Genocide Studies - Level B

 Senior Lecturer - Holocaust & Genocide Studies - Level C

Closing Date

Tuesday 27 June 2023, 11:55pm AEST

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Associate Professor David Slucki, Director, Australian Centre for Jewish Civilisation, david.slucki@monash.edu