Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Aviation, Level B/C

Mawson Lakes, Australia
19 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Based in the School of Engineering located at Mawson Lakes campus
  • Full-time, continuing opportunities for teaching only/ teaching and research academics
  • Salary range: $98,413 - $138,353 per annum (plus superannuation)

About the Job 

The University of South Australia is the State’s only university to offer aviation at the tertiary level. It offers a Bachelor of Aviation with specialisations in piloting and aviation management along with a flight training program, the Graduate Diploma in Aviation, in conjunction with Flight Training Adelaide at Parafield Airport, which is adjacent to the Mawson Lakes Campus. The School of Engineering provides education for aviation’s future leaders and practitioners in piloting and aviation management, with an increasing emphasis on non-technical skills such as human factors, crew resource management, multi crew cooperation and safety management. The UniSA Aviation Programs are highly regarded internationally and our graduates in high demand globally. Our offerings include both local at Mawson Lakes and trans-national. 

Why not take this opportunity to make an outstanding contribution to the School’s teaching, research and leadership activities in the Aviation Management area by becoming actively involved in the development and delivery in undergraduate, and potentially Masters, programs in the area of aviation management with particular emphasis on airports, airlines, and support, and delivery of Bachelor of Aviation (Pilot) and Bachelor of Aviation Management programs. 

Skills and Experience 

We have an exciting opportunity for individuals to join our academic team in contributing to the continuous development, delivery and research of our Aviation Management Programs. 

If you have a doctoral qualification in an aviation management or relevant field, a postgraduate degree in a relevant discipline, or professional/industry experience within aviation including registration with an appropriate professional body then this would be a great opportunity for you. 

We are seeking an individual with aviation expertise who will have the ability to undertake teaching duties within a large class environment using the necessary digital techniques required for effective curriculum delivery. High level administration and organisational skills, along with the ability to work autonomously as well as collaboratively is essential to be successful in this role. 

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. 

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. 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 https://workingatunisa.nga.net.au/. Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter demonstrating your suitability for the role to Samantha Matthews, Senior Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au using job reference number #1838

Applications close: 11:30PM on Monday 22 July 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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For further support, contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email recruitment@unisa.edu.au and you will receive a response within one working day.

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