Teaching Associate in Economics Monash University, Monash Business School Economics Department Australia

Teaching Associate


Job No. 569076

Faculty / Portfolio: Monash Business School

Economics Department

Location: Victorian campuses

(including Clayton, Caulfield and Peninsula)

Employment Type: Sessional appointment

Remuneration: Sessional rates will apply

Make your mark

Realise great ambition

Experience the freedom to transform

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.


The Opportunity


The Department of Economics is searching for sessional Teaching Associates. As a Teaching Associate, you will work independently and interdependently, assuming accountability and responsibility for your actions. You will work with the support, guidance and/or direction from the relevant Chief Examiner(s) and the Teaching Associate Coordinator to inspire active learning in economics units offered at Monash University and motivate students to achieve their best and help them meet the desired learning outcomes.


If you have a minimum of an honours degree in economics, ability to engage and educate and possess high level interpersonal skills and enjoy working as part of a team, we would love to hear from you.


Teaching Associates should bring the following qualities to their role:

be confident and enthusiastic
be prepared for classes
be committed to supporting and implementing equity and diversity in the classroom
support the aims and values of Monash University
be able to work as a member of a team
be able to motivate students
be able to mark assignments and exams as agreed with the Chief Examiner.

Teaching Associates will demonstrate the capacity to:

inspire and develop rapport with students
work independently and collaboratively
motivate students and encourage participation
deliver effective education
simplify complex subject material to assist students with achieving desired learning outcomes.

If you feel that you have the skills and experience to make this role a success, your application is encouraged.


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



Ms Niki Calastas, Department Manager, Department of Economics, 03 9905 2480


Position Description

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Closing Date

Tuesday 2 January 2018, 11.55pm AEDT


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