Lecturer in Engineering
University of Adelaide, Faculty of Engineering, Computer & Mathematical Sciences

Lecturer - Engineering Communication Unit

Job no: 503568
Work type: Fixed term - Full-time, Fixed term - Part-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Faculty of Engineering, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, Level B

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(Level B) $97,577 to $115,495 per annum plus an employer contribution of up to 9.5% superannuation will apply

Fixed-term contract for 6 months commencing February 2020 available at either full-time or part-time hours

The Engineering Communication Unit (ECU) conducts fully integrated teaching programs in undergraduate and post graduate courses across the Faculty. The ECU offers a stimulating and rewarding environment in which to work. Opportunities for research, scholarship and creative activity are offered and innovation is embraced.

A major part of this role is the fulfilment of a range of responsibilities associated with teaching and teaching related duties (75%), assessing undergraduate and postgraduate students, development of course material, and course coordination. Research related to learning and teaching is also expected. Other duties include administrative functions, largely associated with teaching, and involvement in professional activity within the Faculty, the University and externally.

Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively with colleagues in engineering and related disciplines are essential for this position.

To be successful you will need:

  • A higher degree in linguistics, education or a related field.
  • Evidence of successful teaching and research in language and communication at tertiary level.
  • Demonstrated ability in innovative curriculum design and implementation.
  • Expertise in the use of online learning technology.
  • Demonstrated competence to accept primary responsibility for some courses and administrative functions of the Engineering Communication Unit.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer salary packaging; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences is a thriving centre of learning, teaching and research in a vast range of engineering disciplines, computer science - including machine learning - and high-level mathematics. Many of its academic staff are work leaders in their fields and graduates are highly regarded by employers.

Learn more at: ecms.adelaide.edu.au

If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click on the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our application form. Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria.  Applications close 11:55pm, 3 January 2020.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Elizabeth Yong
Director, Engineering Communication Unit
E: elizabeth.yong@adelaide.edu.au

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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Advertised: 04 Dec 2019 12:00 AM
Applications close:03 Jan 2020 11:55 PM



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