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This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established, high performing team of mathematics academics at the University of South Australia in a teaching focused role. This position will contribute to and enhance our high-quality teaching of service and discipline-specific courses at undergraduate, honours and postgraduate level within UniSA STEM

  • Be part of an exciting future in Mathematical Sciences at UniSA, Mawson Lakes campus
  • Full-time, fixed-term contract until 31 December 2022
  • Commencement Salary: $72,218 (Level A) or $101,784 (Level B) per annum (plus 17% superannuation)

Mathematics sits in UniSA STEM, which places a lot of emphasis on equity, diversity and inclusion, and reinforces the core values of staff (https://i.unisa.edu.au/staff/ptc/values-and-conduct/) under the leadership of the Executive Dean Professor Julie Mills. The current gender profile in the Mathematical Sciences is fantastic; we are at almost (44%) at parity between women and men, and at 50% at each of Levels C, D and E. It’s an inclusive and friendly place to work.

Core Responsibilities
Level A

  • Under broad direction, prepare and conduct learning activities
  • Undertake administrative duties related to teaching activities

Level B

  • Lead and contribute to the design and development of engaging, relevant and technology-enhanced curricula
  • Effectively undertake administrative duties related to teaching activities
  • Undertake course coordination and/or provide leadership to other academic staff in the teaching team

Level A and B

  • Implement innovative teaching approaches to promote student learning
  • Deliver high-quality teaching as demonstrated by a range of University approved data sources
  • Provide quality feedback to students via approved assessment tasks as well as academic counselling, mentoring and advice to students

 

Essential Skills and Experience
Along with being an enthusiastic and collaborative colleague, you will have a genuine commitment to student learning. Some of the key skills and experience you’ll bring include:

Level A

  • Bachelor qualification and postgraduate qualification and/or relevant industry/discipline experience in Mathematics, Statistics, or similar
  • Ability to undertake a range of teaching duties
  • Knowledge and understanding of a range of contemporary teaching methodologies

Level B

  • A postgraduate degree or equivalent professional/industry experience in Mathematics, Statistics or similar
  • Demonstrated ability and experience in teaching, including design and preparation of teaching activities and resources
  • Understanding of and experience in using a range of contemporary teaching methodologies

Level A and B

  • High-level communication skills including demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate with team members, colleagues, and external parties
  • Empathy for students from a variety of backgrounds
  • High-level administrative and organisational skills

For more information and to apply, please follow this link.

Please direct any questions to Amie Albrecht (Amie.Albrecht@unisa.edu.au) or Bronwyn Hajek (Bronwyn.Hajek@unisa.edu.au).

Applications close at 11:30pm on Monday 6 December.

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