Lecturer in Psychology - Registered and Endorsed Psychologist

The University of Adelaide
August 04, 2024
Offerd Salary:$111,031 to $131,335
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(Level B) $111,031 to $131,335 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

Continuing full time position available immediately.

The School of Psychology seeks to appoint a registered, Psychology Board of Australia-approved supervisor with an endorsement in any area of Psychology to a balanced (teaching and research) role. The successful applicant will hold a PhD in Psychology and demonstrate a developing publication track record in an area of research relevant to one of the School's main research themes: health and wellbeing, human cognition and performance, lifespan development, social and cultural dynamics, and education and meta-research. They will teach predominantly in our Masters programs, including oversight of student placements and research project supervision.

The School of Psychology offers students a range of accredited pathways, both on campus and online, to becoming a psychologist. At postgraduate level, the School is unique in South Australia in offering three professional Masters programs leading to registration as a Psychologist (Clinical, Health and Organisational and Human Factors).

The School is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic staff member to contribute to the development of its teaching methods and offerings. The School also wishes to strengthen its research performance and capacity and is especially keen to continue to evolve in translational, interdisciplinary and industry- related research, to attract funding and improve impact.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD or equivalent higher academic qualification in Psychology.
  • Registration as a Psychologist, and Area of Practice Endorsement in Clinical, Health or Organisational Psychology.
  • Approved as a Supervisor with AHPRA, or willing to obtain approval.
  • Demonstrated skills and experience in the preparation and delivery of lectures and workshops as well as marking and assessment activities; and a commitment to excellence in teaching in Psychology with an applied focus.
  • Demonstrated experience in innovative teaching methods and curriculum development.
  • 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 a 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.

    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 Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of eight schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

    Learn more at: health.adelaide.edu.au

    If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

    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, 4th August 2024.

    The University reserves the right to close this advertisement before the closing date if a suitable candidate is identified.

    For further information

    For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

    Professor Peter Strelan Head of School of Psychology P: +61 (8) 8313 5662 E: [email protected]

    You'll find a full position description and/or selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

    The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Female applicants, people with a disability and/or and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application.

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