Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Updated: 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime

JR0000006676 – Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Position Details

  • Continuing | Full-Time (Multiple Positions Available)

  • Academic Level B (Teaching & Research) | $101,724 - $120,380 p.a.

  • Academic Level C (Teaching & Research) | $124,109 - $142,764 p.a.

  • Location: Tonsley

  • View Lecturer in Computer Science Position Description

  • View Senior Lecturer in Computer Science Position Description

About the College of Science and Engineering

At the College of Science and Engineering we believe in the power of science and engineering to solve real world problems. We strive to advance fundamental science, to create new technologies, and to work across discipline boundaries. Our interests scale from the sub-atomic through to entire oceans, forests and beyond. We seek to understand the past, but also to create the world of the future. Our College is an exciting place to research, study, and work, supported by best practice teaching methods, practical work-related learning, and advanced facilities.

About the Role

The College of Science and Engineering is seeking two lecturers to join our talented academic staff at Flinders University. As an Academic Teacher, you will be accountable for developing innovative teaching materials in multiple formats (including online), delivering inspiring teaching and course coordination, and supporting students with their academic progress (including supervision of higher degree students).

As an Academic Researcher, you will deliver ethical and high-quality research in areas that align with the College’s strengths. These research activities may include quality publication, external grant acquisition, scholarships, and presentations aiming to strengthen research collaborations and grow the research reputation of the University.

Other responsibilities of the role may involve; coordinating workflows and day-to-day feedback for research support staff, leading internal and external accreditation processes, fostering an environment centred on respect and collaboration and developing strategic relationships with a range of stakeholders.

About You

Candidates will be determined to be suitable for Level B or Level C positions depending on their relevant experience. The successful candidate for a lecturer position in computer science will demonstrate:

  • Completion of a PhD in a computer science related area, or equivalent qualification.

  • Evidence of successful high-quality teaching experience at tertiary level, including the use of e-platforms for teaching purposes.

  • A strong research track record the area of computing sciences, including evidence of high-quality publication, and winning competitive grants.

  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.

  • Significant experience in one or more of the following areas: DevOps, Software Engineering, Data Engineering, Mobile Computing or Web Development.

  • An understanding of supervising research students, course coordination and accreditation activities.

Life at Flinders

We're transforming and investing in people and facilities to create contemporary, stimulating, and satisfying learning and work environments that reflect our core values of excellence, innovation, courage, and integrity. Flinders is refocusing its strategic priorities with the aim of elevating its performance to be a top ten Australian university, and amongst the top 1% in the world.

Reaching beyond the limits of buildings, borders, and backgrounds, ours is an inclusive culture that believes absolutely in equality and opportunity for all. We don't just accommodate differences; we embrace and celebrate them. So, why work at Flinders?

  • 17% Superannuation + salary packaging options

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Wide range of professional development activities and services

  • We embrace diversity and promote equity and inclusion for all students and staff

  • Vibrant campus life and amenities at our innovative Tonsley campus

Prescribed Conditions for Employment

  • A valid National Police Certificate which is satisfactory to the University will also be required before the successful applicant can commence in this position.

  • Please note that you may be required to provide evidence that you are up to date with COVID-19 vaccinations, in line with the Flinders University COVID-19 Vaccination Policy  

  • It is a requirement of this position that the incumbent maintain a current Working With Children Check which is satisfactory to the University in accordance with the Child Safety (Prohibited Persons) Act 2016 (SA).

How to Apply and Information

  • You are required to submit Suitability Statement of no more than 3 pages, addressing the Key Position Capabilities of the relevant position you are applying for:  Lecturer in Computer Science Position Description or Senior Lecturer in Computer Science Position Description

  • For more information regarding this position, please contact Alistair Rendell

Please note, late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.

Applications to be submitted before 10.00pm:

19 Mar 2023

At Flinders we embrace and celebrate diversity and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and people of all ages, ethnicities, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities.

Flinders. Fearless.

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