Lecturer (B/C) in Software Engineering, School of Computer Science

Adelaide, Australia
$102,952 to $144,368 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 17% may apply.
21 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Level B/C (Level B - $102,952 - $121,779, Level C- $125,537 - $144,368 per annum) plus an employer contribution of up to 17% may apply.

This continuing position is available immediately.

The School of Computer Science is seeking someone to contribute strongly in specialised teaching and research within the Software Engineering discipline, but who can also teach in a wide range of core computer science and software engineering subjects. We are especially keen to recruit an individual whose Software Engineering research might lead to inter-disciplinary work in areas such as AI, Optimisation, Data Science or Cybersecurity and have close connections with the local Software Engineering industry. The School enjoys excellent research and industry collaboration opportunities in the area of software engineering, and there is a great opportunity develop new teaching directions and approaches in the area of Software Engineering.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD in Computer Science or a closely related discipline
  • Teaching experience, or potential, demonstrating both commitment and success in effective and inspirational participation in the area of software engineering
  • Ability to contribute significantly to the teaching and administration of subjects (including curriculum development) within the range of subjects offered by the school
  • Ability to contribute significantly to world class research within the area of software engineering, with a strong publication record commensurate with opportunity
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a high level of oral and written communication skills in English
  • A commitment to principles of equity, diversity and inclusion

The School of Computer Science is part of the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology. It offers high quality accredited degrees in computer science, information technology and software engineering, has strong links with industry and a robust research ethos. The School ranks #3 in Australia and #50 on the 2022 Shanghai University Rankings for Computer Science.

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 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 Sciences, Engineering and Technology is a multidisciplinary hub of cutting-edge teaching and research. Many of its academic staff are world leaders in their fields and graduates are highly regarded by employers. The Faculty actively partners with innovative industries to solve problems of global significance. 

Learn more at: set.adelaide.edu.au

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

Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button to be taken through to the online application form. 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, 23 December 2022.

The University reserves the right to close this advertisement before the closing date if a suitable candidate is identified.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Professor Ian Reid
Head of School, School of Computer Science
P: +61 (0) 8 8313 2135
E: ian.reid@adelaide.edu.au

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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 of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.