Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Adelaide, Australia
15 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Join UniSA Business School ranked in the top 1% worldwide
  • Continuing Academic Level C or D appointments
  • Two (2) Full-time Senior Teaching and Research Positions

About the Job

The UniSA Business School is one of Australia’s premier business schools and South Australia’s largest. Our excellence is assured as one of just nine business schools within Australia with EQUIS accreditation awarded by the EFMD Quality Improvement System, and a QS five star™ rating, placing us in the top 1% of business schools globally.

The Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Strategy is expected to make an outstanding contribution to the School of Management enhancing leadership capability in teaching, research and professional activities. Two positions are available within the Strategy discipline with a specific focus on expertise in Strategy and Entrepreneurship and/or Strategy and Professional Services Management.

These positions contribute to the development and teaching of high-quality undergraduate, postgraduate (including MBA), online courses and executive education offerings both in their own area of expertise and in the broader domain of the Management field. A significant contribution to high quality research, securing research funding, and supervision of research students is also expected.

Skills and Experience

The Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Strategy and Entrepreneurship provides an exciting opportunity to work adjacent to, and in collaboration with the University’s Centre for Business Growth and Innovation and Collaboration Centre. The appointee will lead programs and offerings in innovation, entrepreneurship and growth, including Honours, MBA and executive education.

The Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Strategy and Professional Services Management will lead programs and offerings in management disciplines with specific expertise and links to professional services management including Honours, MBA and executive education.

Appointees for both roles must demonstrate extensive research, program development and teaching experience with discipline expertise in Strategic Management, together with a specific focus in Professional Services Management and/or Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Our strong connections to industry keep our programs relevant, recognised and respected.

Successful candidates will need to demonstrate experience working collaboratively with business, industry, government and the professions to support research and teaching outcomes.

Appointments will be offered at Level C or D dependent on qualifications and experience as referenced in the position description.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities. We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form indicating which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter to Bernie Dyer, Senior Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact Bernie on +618 8302 1777 or via email to using job reference number 1623. #LI-DNP

Applications close: 11:30 pm Sunday 14 April 2019

Pursuant to the Children's Protection Act 1993 (SA), this position has been deemed prescribed. This role will require the successful candidate to hold a current DHS Child-Related Employment Screening assessment.

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