The University of Adelaide is one of Australia’s leading Group of Eight, research-intensive universities and is consistently ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world. Established in 1874, it is Australia’s third oldest university with a strong reputation for preparing educated leaders and delivering research outcomes that contribute to local, national and global wellbeing.
The University of Adelaide employees enjoy a range of benefits and favourable work conditions that include opportunities for career development and advancement.
The Faculty of Arts is one of five faculties at the University of Adelaide. The Faculty is steeped in history with its roots beginning over 125 years ago. Its arts degree was the first degree offered at the University in 1876.
Today the Faculty is a place of innovative practice and thought leadership. With outstanding teachers who have won national learning and teaching awards, many graduates have gone on to become leading politicians, policy makers, historians, curators, musicians and writers. The Faculty offers an interesting workplace of diverse disciplines clustered around the arts, humanities and social sciences.
The School of Social Sciences is one of four schools in the Faculty of Arts. The School spans five broad disciplinary areas: Anthropology and Development Studies; Asian Studies; Politics and International Studies; Geography, Environment and Population; and Gender Studies and Social Analysis. With a strong research culture, the School offers an intellectually stimulating environment in which to work.
As the successful candidate, you will have a dedication to the teaching to Chinese Studies, with demonstrated delivery of innovating teaching and learning methods (including blended learning) and incorporating the evaluation of learning outcomes. You will hold a PhD in any field of Chinese Studies.
To be eligible to apply for this role, you must:
• Have one (1) year’s academic employment experience in an Australian University
• Have not held a continuing academic appointment in an Australian University
• Be seeking a teaching focused position (allocated workload of up to 75% teaching and teaching related duties.
Closing date: Monday 2 November 2015