Senior Lecturer, Adelaide Medical School, Pharmacology

Adelaide, Australia
11 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

(Level C) $119,070 - $136,990 (pro-rata) per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Part-time (0.7FTE) fixed term position for three (3) years with the possibility of extension commencing January 2020

An opportunity exists for a Senior Lecturer to join our team in Medical Sciences who will teach into undergraduate and postgraduate courses in pharmacology.  This role will include Program Director of the International Programme in Addiction Studies which is delivered online through three of the world's leading universities in addition sciences: The University of Adelaide, Virginia Commonwealth University and the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD in Pharmacology or Drug Addiction
  • Demonstrated track record of high quality teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels with demonstrated understanding of online peadagogy and their support requirements in online environments
  • Demonstrated track record of course development and/or course coordination at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; including supervision of honours and/or postgraduate research projects
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate across disciplines and institutions
  • Demonstrated experience in the preparation of successful proposal submissions to external funding bodies and managing grants received

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 a 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.

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Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of five schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all selection criteria.

Applications close 11:55 pm, 12 December 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Dr Abdallah Salem
Discipline Co-Lead, Pharmacology, Medical Sciences, Adelaide Medical School
P: +61 (8) 8313 4327

For application related enquiries, please contact:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences Human Resources Team

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.