Lecturer, Information Technology (Academic Level B)

Mawson Lakes, Australia
$106,935 - $126,350 pro rata per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
18 Sep 2023
End of advertisement period
09 Oct 2023
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Based in UniSA STEM at the Mawson Lakes campus
  • Part-time (0.5FTE), two year fixed term contract
  • Salary Band: $106,935 - $126,350 pro rata per annum (plus 17% superannuation)

About the Role 

This teaching-focused position is responsible for the development, delivery and coordination of courses within STEM’s undergraduate, Honours and postgraduate programs in the Information Technology discipline. The position will contribute independently and as part of a team to support STEM’s teaching and learning outcomes, including Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL).

About UniSA  

The University of South Australia is Australia’s University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

UniSA STEM links engineering, mathematics, science, defence and cybersecurity, environmental science, aviation, information technology, construction and project management, harnessing the connections across disciplines to bring big ideas to fruition. Our researchers are solution focused and collaborative to deliver technical expertise and advice to industry, government and community groups to make commercially viable and sustainable impacts. We integrate research into our teaching, with students working alongside researchers in first-class facilities, what’s discovered one day is taught the next. Our graduates are entrepreneurs and trailblazers, who design and build the world they want to live in. UniSA STEM also incorporates leading edge research organisations; the Future Industries Institute, the Australian Research Centre for Interactive and Virtual Environments and the Centre for Industrial Artificial Intelligence (AI).  

Core Responsibilities 

  • Lead and contribute to the design and development of engaging, relevant and technology-enhanced curricula for identified programs and courses
  • Effectively undertake administrative duties related to teaching activities of identified courses and programs, including the development of course and program material, if required
  • Undertake course coordination and/or provide leadership to other academic staff in the teaching team
  • Implement innovative teaching approaches (including face-to-face, online and blended learning) to promote student learning
  • Deliver high-quality teaching as demonstrated by a range of University approved data sources (e.g. student outcomes, student feedback, peer reviews etc.)

Essential Skills and Experience 

  • A doctoral qualification in Information Technology or a related area; or postgraduate degree in relevant discipline; or equivalent professional/industry experience
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in teaching, including design and preparation of teaching activities and resources, for both service and discipline-specific teaching in Information Technology
  • Understanding of and experience in using a range of contemporary teaching methodologies, including digital techniques where appropriate
  • High-level communication skills including demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate with team members, colleagues, and external parties
  • Experience with supporting students from a variety of cultural and ethnics backgrounds


Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as: 

  • Access to great personal development opportunities 
  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17% 
  • Flexible working conditions
  • A range of salary packaging options, including vehicle leasing, laptops and car parking fees 
  • Various on-site services available at our campuses which may include on-site gym membership 


As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results. 

How to Apply 

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

Please address your cover letter to Emma Kelvin, Consultant: Recruitment Central. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at recruitment@unisa.edu.au using job reference number 5515

Applications close: 11:30 pm Monday 9 October 2023

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment. 

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UniSA is committed to developing a diverse workforce and a constructive enterprising culture in which everyone can thrive.

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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