Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The University of Adelaide
September 30, 2024
Offerd Salary:$107,276 - $126,894
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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

The University of Adelaide's School of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering (EME) is in search of a strong and dedicated researcher and educator at the level of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in the Discipline of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. This is a continuing (tenure-track) academic role.

With a well-established research track record and strong passion for teaching, we are in search of an expert from a recognised specialisation, including, but not limited to:

  • Information Systems, Control, Autonomous Systems, and Computer Engineering: Information systems & science, communications, control and dynamics, robotics and automation, artificial intelligence engineering, internet-of-things, cyber-physical systems, and computer engineering and systems - hardware/software integration.
  • Communication Engineering: applied electromagnetics, microwave/terahertz/optical systems, antenna design and modelling, wave propagation, and advanced measurement and sensing.
  • Power, Energy, and Sustainability: electric power, energy, sustainability, renewable technologies, energy science and engineering, thermoelectricity, sustainable future technologies, and materials for energy.
  • Medical and Health Engineering: biomedical photonics, biomedical instrumentation, wearable technologies, biomedical integrated circuits and sensors, neural engineering, optogenetics, and medical machine learning.
  • Quantum Engineering: quantum materials, semiconductor and quantum engineering, photonics and integration, micro- and nano-engineering, nano/micro-electromechanical systems (NEMS/MEMS), optomechanics, and advanced nanoscale fabrication.
  • Our School is deeply committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace, and we enthusiastically encourage applications from individuals who can enrich the fabric of our community. The University provides a range of professional development opportunities, including our Women's Professional Development Network, designed to empower and support women in advancing their careers.

    The University of Adelaide, Australia's third-oldest university and a member of the elite Go8 universities, is ranked 82nd place in the QS world rankings. The University of Adelaide's Engineering program is ranked no. 46 in the world in the 2023-2024 US News and World Reports Best Global Universities Subject Ranking. Situated amidst the captivating landscapes of South Australia, which boasts the distinction of being the tenth most liveable city globally, Adelaide offers an exceptional environment for both living and working. With its relaxed atmosphere, safety, lack of pollution, and ease of navigation, this city of approximately 1.4 million residents is nestled between picturesque beaches and stunning hills.

    Lecturer (Level B, $107,276 - $126,894 per annum) plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

    To be successful at Level B you will need:

  • PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering or other related disciplines, with expertise in a recognised specialisation.
  • Demonstrated research ability that supports the School's research strengths.
  • Record of research achievements as evidenced by publications in high- quality journals or conference proceedings.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach effectively using evidence-based pedagogy that promotes student learning.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in English with both students and staff.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and assert a positive influence on School culture.
  • 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, and ability to contribute to the diversity of the School community.
  • Senior Lecturer (Level C, $130,810 – $150,431 per annum) plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

    To be successful at Level C you will also need:

  • Substantial record of research achievements as evidenced by publications in high-quality journals or conference proceedings.
  • Demonstrated ability to win significant research funding.
  • Substantial record of success in effective teaching using evidence-based pedagogy. that promotes student learning and efficiently manage course coordination duties
  • Record of successful curriculum development or pedagogical innovation.
  • Demonstrated ability to attract and supervise postgraduate students.
  • Demonstrated success in engaging with industry and external research organisations.
  • 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.

    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 global significance.

    Learn more at: set.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 selection criteria document.

    Applications close 11:55pm, 30 September 2024

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

    For further information

    We understand that a career change is a big decision. This role may even have you considering a move to Adelaide to embark on your next career chapter?

    If you have any questions or would like to learn more about this role, please contact us for a confidential discussion:

    Associate Professor Brian Ng, Discipline Lead (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) School of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering [email protected]

    You'll find a full 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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