Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship

Adelaide, Australia
18 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

(Level D) $142,958 - $157,289 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% may apply.

An opportunity exists for an Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship with a proven track record of excellence in teaching.

Continuing position available from July 2019

The Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Centre in the Faculty of the Professions offers postgraduate programs in innovation and entrepreneurship, and project management. The centre's mission is to stimulate innovation through research, teaching, and community engagement activities.

To be successful you should have:

  • A PhD in Entrepreneurship, or a highly related field;
  • An outstanding record of research in Entrepreneurship with evidence of publications in highly ranked journals. 
  • Evidence of significant domestic and international research linkages and success in securing competitive research and/or commercial funding, and pursing opportunities to secure research funding.
  • A proven track record of excellence in teaching and willingness to teach courses across the entrepreneurship discipline and other business-related courses.
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise postgraduate and Doctoral students through to completion.

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 vase 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. And 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. And 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.

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Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of the Professions delivers excellence in teaching, learning and research driven by real-world, commercial needs in the areas of: law; business; economics and international trade; commercialisation and innovation; architecture, planning and landscape architecture; and global food and resources. It offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and has strong connections with business and industry, including internationally.

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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, 14 April 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position; contact:

Jacqui Stockley

Business Manager, Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation and Innovation Centre

P: +61 (0) 421679879

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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 are strongly encouraged to apply.