The School of Chemistry & Molecular Biosciences seeks demonstrators/tutors for part-time, casual appointment for courses in Semester 1, 2019.

Applicants must possess at least an undergraduate degree majoring in the discipline in which you seek to demonstrate/tutor.  You will either have relatively recent experience with the course material or a demonstrated capacity to become familiar with the material in a short time.


You might be studying at Honours or postgraduate level at UQ or another university or be working as a research assistant or postdoctoral fellow.  Perhaps you have taught in your field at a significant level in the past and are looking to return to the workforce.

Hours will vary according to the class timetable.  Classes typically run 9:50am-12:50pm and 1:50- 4:50pm on some or all of the weeks between 25 February and 31 May.  A commitment for the whole of the semester is required.  Some training is provided.  The current pay rate is $44.63 per hour ($53.32 for PhD-qualified), which will increase by 1.9% on 28 February 2019.

The selection process involves assessment of your application and an interview, which includes a technical skills analysis.

The courses in which we have positions are listed here with day, time and weeks, and a short description.

More details about each course can be found at and at

Expressions of interest should be made using the form at the following link (open in Chrome, Firefox, or Safari – Internet Explorer will not work):

In addition, please submit your academic transcript and resume with the words “Tutor Application” in the email “subject” to

CHEMISTRY Applicants, please place “CHEM Tutor Application” in the email subject.

Applications close Sunday 9 December 2018.


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