Associate Lecturer / Lecturer, Indigenous and Australian Studies (Teaching Specialist - Academic)

Adelaide, Australia
02 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level A or B Teaching Specialist (Academic)
Salary Range: Lev A: $75,669 to $91,700 pa, Lev B: $96,423 to $114,106 pa
Employment Type: Fixed-term, Full-time
Position Reports to: Dean (People and Resources)
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: A/Prof Eric Bouvet
Closing Date: Monday, 16 December 2019 at 11 am

Position Summary:

This Teaching Specialist (Academic) position, with its primary focus on teaching and teaching-related activities and has an important role to play in the University’s achievement of its strategic plan, Making a Difference: The 2025 Agenda.

The University is committed to a student-centred ethos and to developing creative, enterprising, career-ready graduates prepared to become lifelong contributors to society.

In accordance with the strategic plan, the University seeks to:

  • deliver a richly interactive and personalised approach to learning focussed on student success;
  • be an international leader in educational innovation, advanced learning technologies and learning analytics; and
  • develop enterprising graduates equipped with the skills required for success in the knowledge economy.

The incumbent will contribute to excellence in teaching and learning across the suite of Indigenous and Australian Studies topics in the College of Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences. The successful applicant will be responsible for making an independent contribution to teaching and the scholarship of teaching using innovations in teaching practices and technologies to deliver excellence in teaching.

Candidates must have an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background.

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 suitability statement of no more than three pages, addressing the key capabilities of the position description. In addition, you are required to upload your CV.

We are seeking to increase the diversity to improve equal opportunity outcomes for employees, and therefore we encourage female applicants, people with a disability and/or people from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to apply.

Please note, applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.