The University of Adelaide, MEC

1485 20896Position ID: 1485-LEC [#20896, 510814]
Position Title: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (B/C) - School of Mathematical Sciences
Position Type: Postdoctoral
Position Location: Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Mathematical Sciences
Application Deadline: (posted 2022/09/30, listed until 2022/10/28)
Position Description:    

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Level B ($102,952 to $121,779) or Level C ($125,537 to $144,368) per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply.

Fixed term position for 3 years, convertible to continuing, subject to performance and funding availability.

Flexible work arrangements can be negotiated with the right candidate.

The School of 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 Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Technology aims to increase the diversity of its staff.  Applications from women are particularly encouraged. 

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 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.

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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. 

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

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, 28 October 2022.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Professor Finnur Lárusson Head of the School of Mathematical Sciences P: +61 (8) 8313 3528 E:

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.

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.

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