Senior Animal Ethics Officer
About the job
The Unit of Research and Innovation Services provides support for the management of research, and administers internal and national competitive research grants. It is also responsible for ensuring the responsible and ethical conduct of research, for the management of centralised research facilities and for developing and implementing strategic initiatives to improve the quality of the experience and outcomes for postgraduate research students.
This is a newly created and rewarding position that will see the Senior Animal Ethics Officer have the responsibility of contributing to the ethical framework within which research and teaching activities involving animals are conducted.
Skills and Experience
You will have tertiary qualifications and experience in a relevant field or demonstrated equivalent skills, experience and knowledge. You will have extensive familiarity and knowledge of statutory requirements, guidelines and legislation relating to animal ethics and related issues. Your high level communication skills along with excellent analytical, research and writing skills to enable effective synthesis of complex data and the provision of high quality evidenced based reports is essential for this role.
A University of Enterprise
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.
In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.
Benefits on offer
At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities. We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.
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Applications close: 9:00 am Wednesday 18th October 2017
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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% of salary on your behalf. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. This can be clarified during the recruitment process. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading. See more benefits of working for UniSA
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