University of South Australia

University of South Australia

Lecturer: Information Technology (Academic Level B)


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  • Based in UniSA STEM at the Mawson Lakes campus

  • Part-time (0.5FTE), two year fixed term contract
  • Salary Band: $106,935 - $126,350 pro rata per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
  • About the Role

    This teaching-focused position is responsible for the development, delivery and coordination of courses within STEM's undergraduate, Honours and postgraduate programs in the Information Technology discipline. The position will contribute independently and as part of a team to support STEM's teaching and learning outcomes, including Scholarship of Teaching & Learning (SoTL).

    About UniSA

    The University of South Australia is Australia's University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

    UniSA STEM links engineering, mathematics, science, defence and cybersecurity, environmental science, aviation, information technology, construction and project management, harnessing the connections across disciplines to bring big ideas to fruition. Our researchers are solution focused and collaborative to deliver technical expertise and advice to industry, government and community groups to make commercially viable and sustainable impacts. We integrate research into our teaching, with students working alongside researchers in first-class facilities, what's discovered one day is taught the next. Our graduates are entrepreneurs and trailblazers, who design and build the world they want to live in. UniSA STEM also incorporates leading edge research organisations; the Future Industries Institute, the Australian Research Centre for Interactive and Virtual Environments and the Centre for Industrial Artificial Intelligence (AI).

    Core Responsibilities

  • Lead and contribute to the design and development of engaging, relevant and technology-enhanced curricula for identified programs and courses
  • Effectively undertake administrative duties related to teaching activities of identified courses and programs, including the development of course and program material, if required
  • Undertake course coordination and/or provide leadership to other academic staff in the teaching team
  • Implement innovative teaching approaches (including face-to-face, online and blended learning) to promote student learning
  • Deliver high-quality teaching as demonstrated by a range of University approved data sources (e.g. student outcomes, student feedback, peer reviews etc.)
  • Essential Skills and Experience

  • A doctoral qualification in Information Technology or a related area; or postgraduate degree in relevant discipline; or equivalent professional/industry experience
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in teaching, including design and preparation of teaching activities and resources, for both service and discipline-specific teaching in Information Technology
  • Understanding of and experience in using a range of contemporary teaching methodologies, including digital techniques where appropriate
  • High-level communication skills including demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate with team members, colleagues, and external parties
  • Experience with supporting students from a variety of cultural and ethnics backgrounds
  • Benefits

    Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities
  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17%
  • Flexible working conditions
  • A range of salary packaging options, including vehicle leasing, laptops and car parking fees
  • Various on-site services available at our campuses which may include on- site gym membership
  • Culture

    As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results.

    How to Apply

    For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

    Please address your cover letter to Emma Kelvin, Consultant: Recruitment Central. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at [email protected] using job reference number 5515.

    Applications close: 11.30pm Monday 9 October 2023

    Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment. #LI-DNI #S-DNI

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    Job details


    Lecturer: Information Technology (Academic Level B)


    University of South Australia




    September 18, 2023

    Application deadline

    October 09, 2023

    Job type



    Computer Science,Engineering

    About the employer

    The forerunners of today’s UniSA were the South Australian School of Art, founded in 1856, the first of several Teacher Training Colleges formed in 1876, and the School of Mines and Industries which was established in 1889. These schools were renowned for providing quality education and for responding to the needs of the nascent colony of South Australia.

    The University of South Australia is a globally connected and engaged university with industry-informed teaching and research that is inventive and adventurous. Ranked number one in Australia for quality education and number six worldwide and with 100% of assessed research rated at or above world-class, the University is young, innovative and offers students the chance to gain real-world experience.  Focused on life beyond the classroom, the University of South Australia offers a practical approach to teaching and learning. Degrees are designed with strong professional emphasis and in partnership with industry, giving students opportunities to gain practical skills and graduate career ready.

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