May 18, 2021

Maori News & Indigenous Views

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Te Reo Maori

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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Te Reo Maori

Pukenga/Pukenga Matua i-Te Reo Maori
College of Arts

Nei ra te reo powhiri ki a koutou o Aotearoa whanui, nau mai tauti mai ki Te Whare Wananga o Waitaha. He turanga pukenga/pukenga matua e watea ana. Ko koutou kua eke panuku ki te taumata o te reo, Tono mai!

The University of Canterbury is expanding its staff in te reo Maori and Indigenous studies. We are currently seeking applications for two continuing positions in te reo Maori at the lecturer or senior lecturer level.Applicants are invited to apply who are interested in taking up positions in late 2011 or early 2012 with experience and skills that are commensurate with these positions. To be successful applicants will have proven experience in teaching te reo at the tertiary level and have a passion and desire to help students achieve high levels of fluency at both the undergraduate and postgraduate.

Thesis supervision and research experience in te reo Maori and related disciplines also highly desirable .and the willingness to contribute to other Maori and Indigenous papers also an asset.

At the lecturer and senior lecturer role in particular successful applicants will be expected to take on leadership roles in the School whether it be in teaching, research or school administration.

Staff provide leadership in a range of professional fields and are active in the community. There is a strong emphasis on developing students as fluent te reo Maori speakers and critical thinkers and responsible members of society.

The University of Canterbury offers generous leave provisions, including sabbatical as well as support for participation at national and international conferences.

The closing date for this position is Sunday 11 September 2011.

Download the full Position Description for this role from here – Lecturer Te Reo Maori_2011.pdf

Any enquiries about this role should please be addressed to [email protected]

Located on a picturesque campus, the University offers an extensive range of services and facilities including library and art collections, child-care centres, health centre, recreation centre, pharmacy, book shop and cafes. You’ll have opportunities to work alongside members of a world class, diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development. The University is a smoke-free campus.

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