Senior Lecturer in Speech Pathology

University of Adelaide School of Allied Health Science and Practice

Senior Lecturer - Speech Pathology

Job no: 504951
Work type: Fixed term - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, Level C

(Level C) $121,256 to $139,445 per annum plus an employer contribution of 17% superannuation may apply

The University of Adelaide Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021 will apply to a successful candidate’s employment at the University.  The University recently temporarily varied its Enterprise Agreement.  Please be advised that the salary range, along with other conditions associated with this position, may change in accordance with the variation to the Enterprise Agreement.

Fixed-term position available for 3 years

A Senior Lecturer role is now available within the newly established School of Allied Health Science and Practice in the area of Speech Pathology.  The position is a convertible tenure contract and can be either a balanced teaching and research role, or an education focused role.  Please indicate your preference in your covering letter.

The successful candidate will bring their skill, creativity and experience in developing course material for the Program and will play a pivotal role in teaching and research at The University of Adelaide.

Be a part of a unique opportunity to shape the Speech Pathology curriculum and research directions in a brand new School.

Candidates with special interests in the following areas (but not limited to) are strongly encouraged to apply:

Speech Pathology:

  • Adult Cognition and Language
  • Voice
  • Child Speech and Language

To be successful in a balanced academic role you will need:

  • A PhD in the relevant discipline, and a Bachelor or Masters qualifying degree in Speech Pathology, and clinical and/or research experience.
  • Experience in curriculum development and in the conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and clinical sessions.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead others in the delivery of high-quality course and subject design, and in the delivery of high-quality student-centred learning and teaching at an undergraduate level that includes the capacity to incorporate new technologies and new approaches to teaching and learning.
  • Supervision of major honours or postgraduate research projects and experience in liaising and promoting research links with external bodies.
  • Extensive track record or high-quality publications and conference presentations relative to opportunity and demonstrated commitment to professional activity.

To be successful in an education focused role you will need:

  • Completion of a PhD, or have equivalent qualifications and be eligible for registration with Speech Pathology Australia as a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist.
  • Experience in course/program coordination and the conduct of tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops and clinical sessions.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead others in the delivery of high-quality course and subject design, and in the delivery of high-quality student-centred learning and teaching at an undergraduate level that includes the capacity to incorporate new technologies and new approaches to teaching and learning.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and build effective relationships and partnerships in an academic setting.
  • Demonstrated academic and management leadership skills, including the ability to mentor less senior academic, research and professional staff, and demonstrated commitment to professional activity.

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. 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.

Learn more at: adelaide.edu.au/jobs

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 seven 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.

Learn more at: health.adelaide.edu.au

If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our online application form. Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all selection criteria Applications close 11:55pm, 28 February 2021.

For further information:

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Associate Professor Stacie Attrill, Discipline Lead, Speech Pathology
E: stacie.attrill@adelaide.edu.au

For application related queries, contact:
Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences HR
E: fhshr@adelaide.edu.au

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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.

Advertised: 29 Jan 2021 12:00 AM

Applications close:28 Feb 2021 11:55 PM