Academic Developer

Adelaide, Australia
09 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
27 Mar 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Based in the Teaching Innovation unit located at the City West campus
  • Multiple positions - Full-time, one (1) year fixed term contract
  • Salary range: $96,813 – $114,967 (Level B); $118,597 - $136,753 (Level C) per annum plus superannuation

About the Role

The Teaching Innovation Unit (TIU) provides a range of services to academic staff across the University, facilitating the promotion and implementation of institutional teaching and learning priorities, as well as supporting our postgraduate research agenda.

We are looking for innovative, communicative, and collegial individuals to provide leadership with a range of stakeholders to achieve our strategic learning and teaching outcomes. You will promote the knowledge and skills necessary for effective curriculum design, blended and digital learning, and the assessment and evaluation of teaching and learning practice. You will also undertake scholarly research in teaching and learning in higher education.

Skills and Experience

You will have demonstrated expertise, research interest and professional experience in one or more of the following areas: digital learning, technology-enhanced learning, assessment, learning analytics, curriculum design and development, evaluation methods or quality assurance approaches for higher education. You will also have demonstrated leadership and people management skills, with a commitment to working strategically and collaboratively with a wide variety of staff across the University structures.

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 and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Miranda McDonald on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #1111

Applications close: 9 am Monday 26th March 2018


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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. See more benefits of working for UniSA

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