Lecturer, School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials

Adelaide, Australia
Monday, 9 September 2019
End of advertisement period
Tuesday, 8 October 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

(Level B) $97,577 to $115,495 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Fixed term position for 2 years

Lecturer position with an emphasis on interdisciplinary research, including a strong commercial component and, the use of cutting edge analytical science and separation technologies

The School of Chemical Engineering and Advanced Materials are seeking a biological or bioprocess engineer / scientist with equivalent experience to work on process development for extracting valuable chemicals and macromolecules from biological materials, including food and agricultural waste, and marine sources. The successful applicant will be working with a diverse range of scientists and engineers with expertise mass spectroscopy and process development.

To be successful you will need:

  • PhD in Biological or Bioprocess Engineering, or Applied Biochemistry.
  • Experience in mass spectroscopy.
  • Experience in experimental design.
  • Flexibility to work in different industry sectors; biopharmaceutics, food or agriculture.
  • Demonstrated effective teaching techniques and a commitment to excellence in teaching.

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 honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. 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.

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 Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences is a thriving centre of learning, teaching and research in a vast range of engineering disciplines, computer science - including machine learning - and high-level mathematics. Many of its academic staff are work leaders in their fields and graduates are highly regarded by employers.

Learn more at: ecms.adelaide.edu.au

If you want to change tomorrow, act today

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

Application close 11:55 pm, 8 October 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Robert Falconer
Professor in Bioprocess Engineering, School of Chemical Engineering & Advanced Materials
P: +61 (8) 8313 4179
E: robert.falconer@adelaide.edu.au  

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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.