Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Marine Temperate Reef Ecology

Location
Sydney, Australia
Posted
15 May 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Jun 2018
Ref
850/0518F
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

School of Life and Environmental Sciences
Faculty of Science

  • Teaching position focused on Marine Ecologyin University of Sydney
  • Full-time, Fixed Term: Up to 31 December 2020, Located at Camperdown
  • Academic Level A or B, Base Salary: $90,276 p.a. - $102,013 p.a. plus leave loading and a generous employer’s contribution to superannuation. Visa sponsorship is available if required.

About the opportunity 

Applications are invited for an Associate Lecturer/Lecturer (Level A/B) to join in teaching of experimental marine ecology and temperate marine ecosystems; build an active research program in a marine biological discipline; develop internal and external partnerships to support funding applications and research programs; and take an active role in supervision of honours and research students.

About you

The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance in recruiting talent aligned to these values in the pursuit of research excellence and are seeking to recruit for an  Associate Lecturer/Lecturer in Marine Temperate Reef Ecology role within the School of Life and Environmental Sciences, who will be responsible to:

  • Deliver teaching in experimental marine ecology and temperate marine ecosystems.
  • Build an active research program in a marine biological discipline.
  • Develop internal and external partnerships to support funding applications and research programs.
  • Take an active role in supervision of honours and research students.

For appointment at level A you must have completed a PhD in Marine Biology or closely related discipline. You must provide evidence of a developing publication record and be able to demonstrate your ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

For appointment at Level B, in addition to the above, you must will be able to demonstrate capacity to build student rapport and innovative teaching in experimental marine ecology including fieldwork.  You must also demonstrate a capacity to coordinate units of study and have a strong record, relative to opportunity, of securing competitive research funding to support a research programme and producing scholarly outputs.

It is essential for the candidate to have an advanced experimental design and analysis and a full driving licence.

About us

Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth. We’re Australia's first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 6000 academic and non-academic staff who support over 60,000 students.

We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

For more information on the position and University, please view the candidate information pack available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website.  Visit sydney.edu.au/recruitment and search by the reference number 850/0518F to apply.

Closing date: 11:30pm 11 June 2018 (Sydney Time)

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

If we think your skills are needed in other areas of the University, we will be sure to contact you about other opportunities.

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