17 May 2019

Full-Time Senior Lecturer /Associate Professor in Mātauranga Māori

University of Canterbury – Posted by HainesAttractAnywhere

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Job Description

Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora
College of Education, Health and Human Development

Pūkenga Matua /Ahorangi Tuarua i te Mātauranga Māori
Senior Lecturer /Associate Professor in Māturanga Māori
Te Kura Whakangungu Kaiako – School of Teacher Education

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā!
He hiahia, he pūkenga nōhou i te mātauranga Māori, i te oranga tonutanga o te tangata, me te rangahau? He pōwhiri atu tēnei nā Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha kia tono mai te hunga i te tūranga Pūkenga Matua, Ahorangi Tuarua rānei i Te Kura Whakangungu Kaiako.

  • Full-time at 37.5 hours per week (1.0 FTE)
  • Continuing (i.e., permanent) position

What You Will Do

Applications are invited for a senior academic position with a focus on mātauranga Māori at the level of Pūkenga Matua – Senior Lecturer to Ahorangi Tuarua – Associate Professor. This position will lead in academic research across Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora – College of Education, Health and Human Development, contribute to courses/programmes offered in Te Kura Whakangungu Kaiako – School of Teacher Education and provide leadership in postgraduate supervision of doctoral students.

For information about the Teacher Education programmes, please visit School of Teacher Education

Who You Are

Applicants will have a doctorate in a related area, aligned with the needs of the College with respect to culturally responsive and sustaining teaching and learning and mātauranga Māori. The successful applicant will be a leader in scholarly achievements related to mātauranga Māori and demonstrate competence in te reo Māori.

Considerable confidence in working with local iwi and runānga is required, together with an active commitment to upholding values, tikanga, kawa and traditions as guided by Ngāi Tūāhuriri, the mana whenua. The successful applicant will have an understanding of effective teaching methods and will have experience in teaching at tertiary level.

Why UC

Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha – University of Canterbury is committed to promoting a world-class learning environment through research and teaching excellence, and has a vision statement of tangata tū, tangata ora: people prepared to make a difference. You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development.

You will be located in Rehua in the heart of the campus. Rehua is the central hub for education, health, sport, leadership and entrepreneurship, where students from all disciplines are supported in their studies and professional and personal growth. Facilities include meeting and project rooms, breakout areas, a cultural function space, health clinics, a café, social spaces throughout the building’s seven floors, a light-filled atrium connecting the north and south blocks, and a ‘maker space’ to create, invent and learn in.

For information about the range of fantastic benefits that UC offers including flexible work practices, study opportunities, and generous superannuation and leave provisions, please visit us: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus

The closing date for this position is: Monday, 10th June 2019 (midnight, NZ time)

How You Apply

Applications for this position to be submitted online and should include a cover letter which reflects your strengths as aligned to the position description and advertisement, and a curriculum vitae which includes a list of relevant research publications. Please ensure your application is uploaded as a single pdf file and that the file name is your surname only.

We are happy to answer your queries in relation to the application process, please forward these to Michelle Davies, Recruitment Coordinator, michelle.davies@canterbury.ac.nz

For further information specifically about the role, please contact Associate Professor Brigid McNeill, brigid.mcneill@canterbury.ac.nz

Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha – University of Canterbury is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligation under Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Job Categories: Education / Training. Job Types: Full-Time.

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