Sessional staff and tutors assist with the teaching of subjects to be offered in the faculty. Our subjects range across the disciplines of Architecture, Construction Management, Landscape Architecture, Property, Urban Design and Urban Planning.
The following information is for Semester 1 2022.
Applicants for ABPL90142 Master of Architecture Studio C, ABPL90143 Master of Architecture Studio D or ABPL90115 Master of Architecture Studio E – please apply for ABPL90142 to be considered for all three subjects.
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Level Subject Type Handbook Link Application Link ABPL20033 Construction Analysis Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL20033 Apply Now ABPL20036 Environmental Building Systems Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL20036 Apply Now ABPL30041 Construction Design Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL30041 Apply Now ABPL90020 Measured Drawings & Digital Heritage Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90020 Apply Now ABPL90089 Australian Architecture Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90089 Apply Now ABPL90118 Applied Architectural Technology Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90118 Apply Now ABPL90123 Advanced Computational Design Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90123 Apply Now ABPL90140 Architectural Practice Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90140 Apply Now ABPL90142 Master of Architecture Studio C Postgraduate Studio ABPL90142 Apply Now ABPL90146 Architectural Conservation in East Asia Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90146 Apply Now ABPL90147 Design Futures Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90147 Apply Now ABPL90149 Contemporary Digital Practice Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90149 Apply Now ABPL90167 Design Communications Workshop (P/G) Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90167 Apply Now ABPL90169 Design Thesis Postgraduate Studio ABPL90169 Apply Now ABPL90236 Design Approaches and Methods (PG) Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90236 Apply Now ABPL90288 Architectural Cultures 1: Modernism Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90288 Apply Now ABPL90368 Architecture and Media Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90368 Apply Now ABPL90369 Architecture as Spectacle Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90369 Apply Now ABPL90403 Visions and Agendas in Architecture Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90403 Apply Now ABPL90421 Design - Philosophy - Architecture Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90421 Apply Now ABPL90424 Introduction to High-Performance Design Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90424 Apply Now ARCH10001 Foundations of Design: Representation Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH10001 Apply Now ARCH10003 Design Studio Alpha Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH10003 Apply Now ARCH10004 Design History & Theory in the Making Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH10004 Apply Now ARCH20001 Design Studio Beta Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH20001 Apply Now ARCH20002 Design Studio Gamma Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH20002 Apply Now ARCH20003 Modern Architecture: MoMo to PoMo Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH20003 Apply Now ARCH20004 Digital Design Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH20004 Apply Now ARCH30001 Design Studio Delta Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH30001 Apply Now ARCH30002 Design Studio Epsilon Undergraduate Non-Studio ARCH30002 Apply Now ABPL10007 Environmental Technologies Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL10007 Apply Now
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Level Subject Type Handbook Link Application Link ABPL10005 Understanding the Built Environment Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL10005 Apply Now ABPL20042 Construction of Residential Buildings Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL20042 Apply Now ABPL30046 Steel and Concrete Structural Systems Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL30046 Apply Now ABPL30055 Construction Management Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL30055 Apply Now ABPL90010 Advanced Construction Technology Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90010 Apply Now ABPL90028 Project Management Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90028 Apply Now ABPL90035 Risk in Construction Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90035 Apply Now ABPL90086 Environmental Systems Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90086 Apply Now ABPL90129 Advanced Cost Management Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90129 Apply Now ABPL90292 Construction of Buildings Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90292 Apply Now ABPL90295 Construction Regulations and Control Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90295 Apply Now ABPL90309 Supply Chains in Construction Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90309 Apply Now ABPL90313 Management of Construction Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90313 Apply Now ABPL90324 Materials and Structures Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90324 Apply Now ABPL90334 Means and Methods in Construction Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90334 Apply Now ABPL90370 Design Management Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90370 Apply Now ABPL90405 Energy & Carbon in the Built Environment Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90405 Apply Now ABPL90413 Construction Cost Planning Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90413 Apply Now ABPL90414 Lean Construction Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90414 Apply Now ABPL90432 Building Information Modelling Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90432 Apply Now ABPL90434 Construction Management Internship Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90434 Apply Now CONS30001 Building Information Modelling Undergraduate Non-Studio CONS30001 Apply Now
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Level Subject Type Handbook Link Application Link ABPL30042 Landscape Studio: Urban Open Space Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL30042 Apply Now ABPL90072 Landscape Studio 5:Sustainable Urbanism Postgraduate Studio ABPL90072 Apply Now ABPL90078 Contemporary Landscape Theory Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90078 Apply Now ABPL90107 Landscape Studio 1: Design Techniques Postgraduate Studio ABPL90107 Apply Now ABPL90172 Landscape Studio 3 Speculations Postgraduate Studio ABPL90172 Apply Now ABPL90263 Constructed Ecologies Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90263 Apply Now ABPL90271 Shaping the Landscape Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90271 Apply Now ABPL90374 GeoDesign Models & Applications Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90374 Apply Now ABPL90375 Landscape Architecture Design Thesis Postgraduate Studio ABPL90375 Apply Now ABPL90417 Environment Behavior Methods for Design Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90417 Apply Now LARC30001 Site Tectonics Undergraduate Non-Studio LARC30001 Apply Now
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Level Subject Type Handbook Link Application Link ABPL30059 Property Case Studies Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL30059 Apply Now ABPL90016 Asset Management Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90016 Apply Now ABPL90026 Property Development Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90026 Apply Now ABPL90034 Property Securitisation Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90034 Apply Now ABPL90041 Property Law (PG) Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90041 Apply Now ABPL90274 Property Markets and Valuations Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90274 Apply Now ABPL90314 Property Agency and Marketing (PG) Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90314 Apply Now ABPL90363 Property Research and Analysis Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90363 Apply Now PROP10002 Property in the Modern Economy Undergraduate Non-Studio PROP10002 Apply Now PROP20001 Finance for Built Environment Undergraduate Non-Studio PROP20001 Apply Now PROP20002 Design and Property Principles Undergraduate Non-Studio PROP20002 Apply Now PROP30001 Valuation of Land and Buildings Undergraduate Non-Studio PROP30001 Apply Now
Subject Code Subject Title Subject Level Subject Type Handbook Link Application Link ABPL90056 Urban Transport Politics Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90056 Apply Now ABPL90065 Managing Global City Regions Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90065 Apply Now ABPL90077 Introduction to Transport and Land Use Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90077 Apply Now ABPL90130 Planning Law & Statutory Planning Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90130 Apply Now ABPL90134 Planning Theory and History Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90134 Apply Now ABPL90135 Analytical Methods Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90135 Apply Now ABPL90246 The Economies of Cities and Regions Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90246 Apply Now ABPL90341 Urban Environmental Policy and Planning Postgraduate Non-Studio ABPL90341 Apply Now ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global Undergraduate Non-Studio ABPL20035 Apply Now PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future Undergraduate Non-Studio PLAN10001 Apply Now PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop Undergraduate Non-Studio PLAN30001 Apply Now PLAN30003 Research Methods for Planners Undergraduate Non-Studio PLAN30003 Apply Now PLAN30004 Transit Oriented Development Undergraduate Non-Studio PLAN30004 Apply Now
- Urban Design
As a tutor your responsibilities include preparing and delivering tutorials or studio classes during the teaching period, in each subject in which you are tutoring. You may also be required to contribute to the marking of all assessments and the collation of results. You may need to attend 1-2 hour subject meetings throughout the semester, as required as well as tutor briefing before the start of the semester.
The University of Melbourne is a child safe organisation. You may be required to hold a valid Working with Children Check as a condition of employment in this role.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate appropriate academic background: typically we would expect an undergraduate degree with studies in the appropriate fields, plus suitable postgraduate qualifications or current admission in a postgraduate course in those fields. Applicants must demonstrate good organisation, communication and presentation skills. Professional experience in the field is also encouraged.
Your subject preference may be used by the assessors when making their selection. Please contact the subject coordinator to discuss your preference to teach in the subjects you are applying for, if you are concerned that the preference may disadvantage you.
If you would like to find out more about the specific skills required to teach in a subject or the subject content, please consult the subject entry in the University Handbook or contact the subject coordinator directly.
The University of Melbourne is committed to increasing the employment of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across all academic and professional occupation categories.
As one of the leading research and teaching universities, The University of Melbourne is an ideal platform to build an academic or professional career. The University Of Melbourne offers great remuneration, staff benefits and rewarding work. There is pre-employment support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants via Murrup Barak: https://murrupbarak.unimelb.edu.au/employment/prospective-staff
Current pay scales for casual tutors can be found here.
Before you apply
Please check tutorial/studio class times for the specific subject for which you intend to submit an application, to see if they match your availability. You can search the published class times for specific subjects in the University timetable. Alternatively, you can also click on the ‘View timetable’ link in the specific subject Handbook entry.
The 2022 Handbook and Timetables for Semester 1 2022 is now available. The links can be found on the subject list above. If you have already submitted your application, please check the subject timetable and adjust your availabilities in your CTRS profile if necessary.
The University is currently preparing for possible scenarios for Semester 1, 2022, including:
- Commencement of Semester 1 fully online for all students if necessary.
- A gradual resumption of some face-to-face teaching, potentially from the beginning of the semester, should the government sufficiently relax physical distancing requirements. This resumption would likely involve a combination of face-to-face and online teaching (dual delivery mode).
- Full online teaching and assessment arrangements for all of Semester 1, 2022 where necessary.
All applicants for sessional positions in ABP for semester 1, 2022 should be prepared to work under any of the above scenarios.
Submitting an application
If you are interested in tutoring a class or studio, please create a profile and lodge an application during the application period. If you have taught at the Faculty before, please update your details in the system and put in an application for the subjects you intend to apply for this coming semester. Applicants must apply for each teaching period in which they wish to tutor.
- Please refer to SSRS sessional staff application page for information on how to apply, and to commence your application.
- You can also search the Handbook to find out more about specific subjects and find subject coordinator details.
- If you have used the system before, you can log directly into the applications system
- Applications system link: https://ctrs.app.unimelb.edu.au/ctrs/
Required information and documents
- An updated Curriculum Vitae
- Academic results if you have not previously taught at the Faculty
- Studio based subjects: If you are applying for studio based subjects, you may also be required to submit your teaching and/or academic portfolio via the system. Maximum file size is 10Mb. Check the list above to confirm subject type.
- Subject specific questions: There may be a number of selection questions which will have to be answered by the applicant. Not all subjects have subject specific questions.
- Reference Checks
- Monday 1 November 2021
- Sunday 5 December 2021
Late applications can only be accepted with the approval of the subject coordinator.
- Monday 6 December 2021
Assessment of applications begin
Applications are assessed by the subject coordinator(s). To follow up your application status, please email the subject coordinator listed in the subject's Handbook entry.
- Monday 24 January 2022
Outcomes to be emailed to applicants
Based on enrolment numbers, waitlisted candidates may receive successful outcomes weekly up until Week 3 of the semester.
- TBA TBA
Inductions for sessional staff
If you have attended an induction session within the last 2 years, attendance is not required. Attendance is highly recommended.
- Monday 28 February 2022
Semester 2 2021 teaching commences