Casual Tutors at Faculty of Business and Economics Macquarie University, Faculty of Business and Economics

Expression of Interest - Casual Tutors


Job no: 500746

Work type: Casual

Vacancy type: Internal Vacancy, External Vacancy

Categories: Academic - Sessional Teaching

The Faculty of Business and Economics offers a range of undergraduate programs and employs casual academic staff to support the teaching of these programs. The Faculty has, each year, employment opportunities for casual academic staff to tutor in its programs. Tutoring roles will be undertaken under the supervision of full time academic staff. Please consider this opportunity if you feel you have the ability to help prepare the next generation of business practitioners.


Expressions of Interest are invited from appropriately qualified professional people to take tutorial classes during day and/or evening sessions. Appointed casual academic staff are expected to assist with student consultation and the marking of assessments and examinations.


The Faculty consists of four departments. The departments are currently inviting Expressions of Interest in the following limited set of subject areas:


Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance

  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Audit
  • Business Law
  • Corporation Law
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Financial Crime/Cybersecurity
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Taxation Law

Department of Applied Finance and Actuarial Studies

  • Actuarial Studies
  • Applied Finance

Department of Economics

  • Econometrics

Department of Marketing and Management

  • Business Analytics
  • Demography/Population Studies
  • Entrepreneurship
  • HR Management/Industrial Relations
  • International Business
  • Leadership
  • Management/Strategy
  • Marketing
  • Organisational Studies


Details of units offered by the Departments can be found here.


Essential Criteria

To be considered for tutor positions, applicants must possess the following:

  • An undergraduate degree (3 years +) or equivalent post graduate qualification relevant to their desired teaching discipline(s);
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively with others; and,
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with students.


Desired Criteria

Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate:

  • Tertiary level teaching experience
  • Recent relevant industry experience
  • Relevant professional qualifications such as CPA, CA or FIAA


Application Process

Applications must be accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae or resume addressing, in clearly identified sections: academic qualifications; professional qualifications; industry experience/work history; and where applicable, teaching experience. Please ensure you complete all sections of the application form, including the selection criteria questions. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Where possible, please upload a copy of your academic transcript for your highest coursework degree. 


Expressions of Interest (EOI) may be submitted at any time. Applicants will receive a response notifying them of the outcome generally within six weeks of submission. Successful EOIs will be kept on file, and may be considered by departments when a vacancy arises that is an appropriate match to their skill base, disciplinary background and availability. If you are being considered, you will be contacted by the relevant department. Neither having an EOI on file, or being considered for a vacancy, imply that employment is guaranteed. Please note that by providing an EOI for these positions, you agree that your details may be placed on file for a period of 24 months.


Appointment type: Casual


Remuneration: Remuneration is in line with the current Macquarie University Academic Staff Enterprise Agreement.


Role Enquiries: Elizabeth Bignucolo on


For information about the Faculty, please visit


Macquarie University is an EO Employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); Indigenous Australians, people who identify as GLBTI; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


Applications need to be submitted through the Macquarie University online recruitment system. Where circumstances such as disability or remote location prohibit your access to our online system please contact the enquiries person listed in this advertisement for assistance.


Advertised: 01 Apr 2017 AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: 31 Dec 2018 AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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