Professorial Research Fellow, Director, Future of Work in the Digital Age

Adelaide, Australia
01 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level E
Salary Range: $176,211 pa
Employment Type: Fixed-term, full-time, available for 5 years
Position Reports to: Director, Australian Industrial Transformation Institute
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Professor John Spoehr on (08) 8201 5297 or
Closing Date: 11:00 am, Friday 30 November 2018

Position Summary:

This key appointment will be one of a number of strategic appointments that will provide leadership at the national and or international level through their contributions to the research success for the College of Business, Government and Law in areas of Flinders Business and the wider University, with a particular focus on the Future of Work in the Digital Age.

The incumbent will foster excellence through the establishment of a new multi-disciplinary Future of Work Research Centre based in the Australian Industrial Transformation Institute in Flinders Business and through the development of key industry and government partnerships. Through these key relationships, this position will strengthen the College’s research impact and excellence through innovative research, leadership and the provision of high quality research outputs.

The appointee will contribute to the College and University’s reputation as the destination of choice for undergraduate and research higher degree students locally and internationally through these levers. The appointee will also be expected to apply for external funding/fellowships and support and undertake new research whilst fostering a strong research culture within the College, including building strong and productive relationships with industry and other tertiary institutions.

Please note: Pursuant to the Children’s Protection Act 1993 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed. It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Child Related Employment Screening which is satisfactory to the University.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a submission of no more than three pages, stating how your current and/or recent experience meet the requirements of the position description.