Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - School of Public Health

$99,441 to $117,627 per annum or (Level C) $121,256 to $139,445
Jan 05, 2021
Feb 04, 2021
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
A teaching and research opportunity exists for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer to join the School of Public Health.

In this role, you will have a generalist public health background, such that you are able to teach and coordinate introductory public health subjects at the Bachelors level or health promotion, epidemiology or health program evaluation at the postgraduate level. Actual subjects taught will depend on knowledge and experience. Online teaching experience would be welcome.

You will be appointed as the Deputy Program Coordinator for the Master of Public Health and will supervise the cohort of students undertaking dissertations. Your research areas would ideally align with strengths in our School .

To be successful at Lecturer - Level B you will need:
  • Doctoral or masters qualification in Public Health or a medical degree and substantive public health experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in the conduct of lectures, tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, or workshops.
  • Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with a diverse range of stakeholders involved in curriculum development and course management.
  • Good understanding of course coordination responsibilities.
  • Demonstrated experience in innovative teaching methods and curriculum development.

In addition to the above to be successful at Senior Lecturer - Level C you will also need:
  • Broad understanding of teaching and research in public health across different disciplinary areas, and current knowledge of issues challenging the health of the public.
  • Demonstrated teaching experience at a tertiary level including experience in course design, course coordination and/or program coordination.
  • Ability to coordinate the program of study of groups of students undertaking research projects.
  • Track record of successful grant applications and/or consultancies and publications.
  • Experience in postgraduate supervision.

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 a 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 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.

Your faculty's broader role

The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of six schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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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