Lecturer, Australian Centre for Housing Research

Adelaide, Australia
$100,933 to $119,391 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.
26 Jun 2022
End of advertisement period
27 Jul 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

(Level B) $100,933 to $119,391 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation applies.

Continuing, full-time opportunity available from Semester 2, 2022.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer with expertise in housing, public policy, architecture, or a closely related subject.

The Australian Centre for Housing Research is a research unit focused on applied housing research. The Centre undertakes externally funded research work for a variety of government and not-for-profit sector clients, as well as competitively funded academic research (for example the Australian Research Council).

The successful candidate will play a role in building the research focus of the Centre. The post holder will be expected to show leadership in the identification of funded research opportunities, development and submission of proposals and tenders. There is an expectation that the position will teach into geography, housing, population courses related to the Centre’s goals.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD in, housing, public policy, architecture.
  • Experience working in a competitive research environment in an area focused on housing and urban research.
  • Proven track record in attracting competitive external research funds.
  • Experience of university teaching in housing or urban courses.
  • Leadership experience in project administration.
  • Academic publication record commensurate with the level of the position.

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 culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life.

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.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics is a place of innovative practice and thought leadership across a diverse range of disciplines. It offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and has strong connections with business and industry, including internationally.

Learn more at: able.adelaide.edu.au

If you have the talent, we'll give you the opportunity. Together, let's make history.

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Please ensure you submit a cover letter, resume, and upload a document that includes your responses to all of the selection criteria for the position as contained in the position description or selection criteria document.

Applications close 11:55 pm, 27 July 2022.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Professor Emma Baker
Director, Australian Centre for Housing Research
P: +61 (8) 0406383212
E: emma.baker@adelaide.edu.au

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