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Griffith and ECU vacancies

Griffith University is advertising for Dean (Learning and Teaching) – Arts, Education and Law. The position will be responsible for developing strategies to ensure the Group continues to strengthen its performance in learning and teaching. Closing date: 31 October 2021. Further information available at:

Griffith Film School is inviting applications for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to coordinate screen productions across the school, with a primary focus to strengthen the school’s pedagogy around collaborative learning, authentic assessments and applied, industry-focused teaching by coordinating screen production tasks across undergraduate and postgraduate student projects, streamlining health and safety compliance, and strategically engaging industry partners. Closing date: 5 November 2021. Further information available at:

Edith Cowan University’s Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) is inviting applications for a Lecturer and Course Coordinator for the Bachelor of Performing Arts course and are keen to hear from candidates with skills in:Directing, devising or writing for theatre and performance; Acting; Voice; or Movement. Closing date: 27 October 2021. Further information available at:,CurBID,JobListID,jobsListKey,JobID&lid=12009370032

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by Clive Barstow and Paul Uhlmann It is with great sadness that our lifelong colleague and mentor in the arts, Professor Ted Snell passed away on the 26th of September 2023 at the young age of 74. Ted was highly regarded both nationally and internationally for advancing the status of the visual arts in our […]

Submissions due 15th November 2024 The DDCA 2023 Annual Conference has taken as our theme for this year: Thriving Futures – with additional panels formed around the topic of Leadership. These are two priority areas for universities and arts sectors in general, and we wanted to participate in this conversation by focussing on what these […]

Submissions close Sunday 14 January 2024 HDR + ECR Special Issue of NiTRO Creative Matters HOW LIFE GETS IN We have been told that when you’re doing a PhD, ‘everything’ is the PhD…  But is it? We’re interested in what happens when the academy and life collide. How does your practice change, inform, and permeate […]