Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Bioscience, Level B/C

Adelaide, Australia
06 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Based in the School of Pharmacy & Medical Sciences at City East campus
  • Part-time at 0.4 FTE, three (3) year fixed term contract
  • Salary range: $96,813 - $136,753 pro rata per annum (plus 17% super)

About the Job

The School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences focuses on applied research and professional education, enriched by the professional knowledge of its staff, state-of-the-art facilities, and strong partnerships with industry, community, and professional bodies.

In this Teaching Academic position, you will focus on the preparation and delivery of teaching activities within the School’s undergraduate and/or postgraduate programs. You will also contribute to the development of curricula and will utilise professional/discipline-related expertise to deliver high-quality teaching across the disciplines of chemistry, biodiversity and natural resources.

As the Senior Lecturer, you will have leadership responsibilities for the teaching team and will support the professional development of colleagues through mentoring and peer review. 

Skills and Experience

To be eligible for this position, you will have a doctoral qualification in Bioscience or a Masters in a relevant discipline, or professional/industry experience.

Specifically, to be eligible for the Teaching Academic Level B position, you will have ability to undertake teaching duties including the design and preparation of teaching activities along with experience in using a range of contemporary teaching methodologies.

For Teaching Academic Level C position, you will have experience of academic leadership and proven commitment to mentoring and supporting the professional development of colleagues.

To be successful at both the levels, you will have excellent communication, organisational and administrative skills along with an ability to work independently and as part of a team. 

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 https://workingatunisa.nga.net.au/. Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter for the role to Amruta Das, Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au using job reference number #1242.

Applications close: 9:00 am Monday 18 June 2018

Pursuant to the Children's Protection Act 1993 (SA), this position has been deemed prescribed. This role will require the successful candidate to hold a current DHS Child-Related Employment Screening assessment.

Important Information:

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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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