2421 University Lecturers and Tutors

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
University Lecturers and Tutors
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 


UNIVERSITY LECTURERS AND TUTORS prepare and deliver lectures and conduct tutorials in one or more subjects within a prescribed course of study at a university and conduct research in a particular field of knowledge.
Indicative Skill Level:
In Australia and New Zealand:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Registration or licensing may be required.
Tasks Include:

preparing and delivering lectures, and conducting tutorials, seminars and laboratory sessions
preparing and marking essays, assignments and examinations
advising students on academic and related matters
attending departmental and faculty meetings, conferences and seminars
supervising work programs of postgraduate and honours students and tutorial staff
participating in setting course and degree requirements, curriculum revision and academic planning
serving on council, senate, faculty and other committees and professorial boards
conducting research and undertaking consultancies in a particular field of knowledge
stimulating and guiding class discussions
compiling bibliographies of specialised materials for reading assignments

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
1 393.70
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
1 197.10