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 2 2021.
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 Title Type Level Mode Handbook Application Link Global Foundations of Design Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL10004 Apply Now Construction Analysis Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL20033 Apply Now Environmental Building Systems Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL20036 Apply Now Construction Design Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL30041 Apply Now Asia Pacific Modernities Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL30057 Apply Now Foundations of Design: Representation Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH10001 Apply Now Construction as Alchemy Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH10002 Apply Now Design Studio Alpha Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH10003 Apply Now Design Studio Beta Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH20001 Apply Now Design Studio Gamma Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH20002 Apply Now Design Studio Delta Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH30001 Apply Now Design Studio Epsilon Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH30002 Apply Now Design Visualisation: Digital Techniques Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ARCH30005 Apply Now Twenty-first Century Architecture Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90117 Apply Now Applied Architectural Technology Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90118 Apply Now Architectural Practice Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90140 Apply Now Master of Architecture Studio C Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90142 Apply Now Architectural Conservation in East Asia Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90146 Apply Now Design Communications Workshop (P/G) Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90167 Apply Now Design Thesis Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90169 Apply Now Representing and Remembering Place (PG) Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90241 Apply Now Architectural Technology Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90287 Apply Now Architectural Cultures 2:After Modernism Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90289 Apply Now Critical&Curatorial Practices in Design Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90367 Apply Now Design Strategies of Asian Gardens Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90402 Apply Now Architects in Asia, Practice & Politics Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90418 Apply Now Introduction to High-Performance Design Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90424 Apply Now
Subject Title Type Level Mode Handbook Application Link Construction of Concrete Buildings Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL20053 Apply Now Construction Contract Administration Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL30039 Apply Now Measurement of Building Works Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL30040 Apply Now Industry Partner project Studio Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL30044 Apply Now Project Evaluation Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90030 Apply Now Building Services and Operations Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90032 Apply Now Construction History Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90085 Apply Now Construction Measurement and Estimating Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90208 Apply Now Commercial Construction Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90293 Apply Now Cost Management Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90312 Apply Now Procurement Methods Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90327 Apply Now ICT in Building Non-Studio PG Online ABPL90331 Apply Now Contract Management Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90335 Apply Now Research in Construction Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90358 Apply Now Energy & Carbon in the Built Environment Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90405 Apply Now Principles of Building Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery CONS10001 Apply Now Measurement of Building Designs Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery CONS20002 Apply Now Building Information Management Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery CONS30002 Apply Now Management Systems for Construction Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery CONS90001 Apply Now
Subject Title Type Level Mode Handbook Application Link Landscape Studio: Designed Ecologies Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery ABPL30061 Apply Now Landscape Practice Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90048 Apply Now Landscape Studio 5:Sustainable Urbanism Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90072 Apply Now Landscape Detail Design Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90074 Apply Now Landscape Studio 4 Strategies Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90170 Apply Now Advanced Planting Design Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90173 Apply Now Landscape Studio 2: Site and Design Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90176 Apply Now History of Landscape Architecture Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90265 Apply Now Ecology for Design Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90283 Apply Now Landscape Architecture Design Thesis Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90375 Apply Now Natural History Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery LARC10001 Apply Now Designing Living Systems Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery LARC20001 Apply Now Interpreting Australian Landscape Design Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery LARC30002 Apply Now
Subject Title Type Level Mode Handbook Application Link Advanced Property Analysis Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90011 Apply Now Life Cycle Analysis and Sustainability Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90027 Apply Now Corporate Real Estate Management Non-Studio PG Online ABPL90031 Apply Now Property Investment Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90036 Apply Now Statutory Valuation (PG) Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90045 Apply Now Property Resources and Management Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90275 Apply Now Land and Property Economics Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90416 Apply Now Economics and Cities Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery PROP10001 Apply Now Design and Property Industry Studies Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery PROP20003 Apply Now Sustainable Management of Design Assets Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery PROP30002 Apply Now Design and Property Studio Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery PROP30003 Apply Now
Subject Title Type Level Mode Handbook Application Link Urban Precinct Studio Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery PLAN30005 Apply Now Healthy Communities Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90022 Apply Now Urban Sustainability and Climate Change Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90064 Apply Now Public Transport Network Planning Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90090 Apply Now Strategic Plan Making Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90131 Apply Now Land Use and Urban Design Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90132 Apply Now Inclusive Cities Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90266 Apply Now City Lights: Cities, Culture and History Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90280 Apply Now Housing Markets, Policy and Planning Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90281 Apply Now Participatory Planning Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery ABPL90315 Apply Now Introduction to Urban Planning Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery PLAN10002 Apply Now Urban Design for People and Places Non-Studio UG Dual Delivery PLAN20002 Apply Now Urban Demography and Statistics Non-Studio PG Dual Delivery PLAN90001 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 University is currently preparing for possible scenarios for Semester 2, 2021, including:
- Commencement of Semester 2 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 2, 2021 where necessary.
All applicants for sessional positions in ABP for semester 2, 2021 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
- Friday 14 May 2021
- Friday 11 June 2021
Late applications can only be accepted with the approval of the subject coordinator.
- Tuesday 15 June 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.
- Tuesday 29 June 2021
Outcomes to be emailed to applicants
Based on enrolment numbers, waitlisted candidates may receive successful outcomes weekly up until Week 3 of the semester.
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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 27 July 2021
Semester 2 2021 teaching commences