Senior Lecturer-School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences

The University of Adelaide
September 24, 2023
Offerd Salary:$107,276 to $126,894
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Contract Type:Fixed term position
Working Time:Negotigation
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Level B ($107,276 to $126,894) per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation apply.

Level C ($130,810 to $150,431) per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation apply.

Fixed term position for 2 years, convertible to continuing, subject to performance and funding availability.

Flexible work arrangements can be negotiated with the right candidate.

The School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences is seeking an outstanding individual, passionate about teaching, to support Haide College, its joint venture with Ocean University in Qingdao, China. In this education-focused role, you will be responsible for the delivery of a range of courses at all levels of the undergraduate mathematics curriculum with an emphasis on applied mathematics, statistics and data science. You will lead the implementation of innovative delivery modes through a combination of online teaching and regular teaching visits to China, to provide a global education for students in the joint program.

The position is available from 1 December 2023.

To be successful you will need:

Lecturer (Level B)

  • A PhD in the mathematical sciences or equivalent qualification

  • Ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate level in applied mathematics, statistics or data science, using evidence-based pedagogy that promotes student engagement

  • Experience and interest in online and blended course development and delivery
  • Ability and willingness to deliver intensive-mode teaching offshore for at least two four-week periods each year
  • Commitment to the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion, and ability to contribute to the diversity of the School community
  • Senior Lecturer (Level C)

  • Meet the above criteria for Lecturer (Level B)
  • Record of successful curriculum development and pedagogical innovation
  • 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 core values are integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

    The Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology aims to increase the diversity of its staff. Applications from women are particularly encouraged. To support our staff and students in their academic lives, the faculty celebrates diversity and has a range of programs available including:

  • A variety of flexible working arrangements
  • Support to staff with caring responsibilities to participate in conferences, workshops, field trips and other approved work-related travel
  • Research support schemes designed to support female academics to enhance and promote their career
  • Childcare facilities
  • Women's professional development network opportunities
  • In addition, we offer salary packaging; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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    Your faculty's broader role

    The Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology is a thriving centre of learning, teaching and research across a broad range of disciplines, including the mathematical sciences. Many of its academic staff are world leaders in their fields, and graduates are highly regarded by employers.

    We proudly support gender and cultural diversity and are passionate about creating a more vibrant and enriching community of staff and students.

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    How to Apply

    Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria outlined in the selection criteria statement.

    Application closes at 11:55pm, Sunday 24th September 2023

    For further information

    For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

    Until 5 September 2023:

    Professor Finnur Lárusson Interim Head of the School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences P: +61 (8) 8313 3528 E: [email protected]

    From 6 September 2023:

    Professor Abelardo Pardo Head of the School of Computer and Mathematical Sciences E: [email protected]

    You'll find the full selection criteria below: (If no links appear, try viewing on another device)

    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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