Level B, $102,952 to $121,779 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17%
Two fixed term positions for 2 years with a possibility of extension subject
to funding availability and performance.
Exciting opportunity to become part of the School of Computer Science in
this ‘Education Specialist' role.
The School of Computer Science is seeking to recruit two Lecturer (Level B)
academics with a strong focus on teaching excellence, student engagement and
online course development and delivery. The successful candidates will be well
equipped to teach across a range of Computer Science, Software Engineering and
Information Technology. Particular expertise in teaching machine learning is
desirable. The successful candidate(s) will be joining a vibrant community
of educators and researchers: the School was recently ranked 3rd in Australia
and in the top-50 in the world in the 2022 AWRU University Rankings, and a
number of the School's staff conduct their research in the Australian
Institute for Machine Learning, which is one of the University of Adelaide's
The successful candidates will demonstrate a high level of teaching expertise
and positive student feedback through the use of innovative strategies and
teaching pedagogy that delivers outstanding results for students in a
collaborative and dynamic learning environment. The roles may include online
course development and delivery through University partners, converting
existing material and developing new material for the School's undergraduate
and Masters programs.
The academic workload associated with these Education Specialist positions
will include a commitment of 61% - 90% of time to teaching and teaching
related duties (including scholarship). Actual workload allocation within
the band will be determined by the Head of School through the School's
workload allocation model.
The opportunity for the successful candidates of these fixed term position to
apply for affiliate membership of the Adelaide Education Academy subsequent to
appointment will be available.
Essential criteria for teaching and research appointments (Level B):
A PhD in Computer Science, Information Technology or Software Engineering
Ability to teach effectively using evidence-based pedagogy that promotes
Ability to teach in computer science, information technology, software
engineering, especially in machine learning
Evidence of and a willingness to engage in curriculum development and
renewal in CS, IT and machine learning
High quality interpersonal skills, with excellent written and verbal
communication skills in English
Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to carry out administrative duties, as directed by the Head of
School, effectively and efficiently
Commitment to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion
Eligible applicants must have current valid Australian working rights to be
considered for this role.
Enjoy an outstanding career environment
The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size,
breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including
significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you
vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.
It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our
operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many
world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but
across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant
source of inspiration.
Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with
our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect,
collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are
our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills,
knowledge and capability of all our staff.
We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the
changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working
arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.
In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These
include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality
professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health
clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.
Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs
Your faculty's broader role
The Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology is a multidisciplinary hub
of cutting-edge teaching and research. Many of its academic staff are world
leaders in their fields and graduates are highly regarded by employers. The
Faculty actively partners with innovative industries to solve problems of
Learn more at: set.adelaide.edu.au
If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make
Click on the ‘Apply Now' button to be taken through to the online application
form. Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document
that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position
as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.
Applications close 11:55pm, 19 October 2022.
For further information
For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:
Prof. Ian Reid, FAA FTSE
Head of School
School of Computer Science
The University of Adelaide
P: +61 (08) 8313 2135
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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women
and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of
this position are strongly encouraged to apply.
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