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Updated: 5 months ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Deadline: 27 Feb 2019

Job no:501795
Work type:Continuing - Full-time
Categories:Faculty of Engineering, Computer & Mathematical Sciences, Level B, Level C

(Level B) $96,135 - $113,788 / (Level C) $117,310 - $134,966 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% may apply.

 This continuing position is available immediately.

The School of Mathematical Sciences is one of seven schools that make up the Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences. It offers an intellectual environment, developing students with skills in high-level mathematics. The School is responsible for teaching the Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences program with specialisations in pure mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics, as well as providing high quality service teaching into other degree programs. The School provides an active and vibrant research environment and is internationally known for its research across all three of its disciplines.

Within applied mathematics, the School has research strengths in theoretical and applied mechanics and in applied probability, stochastic modelling and optimisation. Applications are invited for the position of Lecturer in Applied Mathematics to support our teaching and research in the areas of applied probability, stochastic modelling and optimisation.

To be successful you will need:

  • A PhD or equivalent in an area of Stochastic Modelling, Applied Probability, or a related field is required.
  • An active research program in an area of Applied Mathematics.
  • Enthusiasm and ability to teach at all levels.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment.

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. And 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. And 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 a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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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.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Applications close 11.55pm, 27 February 2019.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

A/Prof Gary Glonek

Head, School of Mathematical Sciences P: +61 (8) 8313 3218


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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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