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Casual Academic Opportunities within the Australian School of Petroleum (ECMS)

Apply now Job no: 498685
Work type: Casual
Location: Adelaide
Categories: Faculty of Engineering, Computer & Mathematical Sciences

The Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences is one of five faculties at the University of Adelaide.  It is a centre for learning, teaching and research in a vast range of engineering disciplines, computer science and high level mathematics.

The Australian School of Petroleum (ASP) is a world-class centre for petroleum education, training and research.  It is one of only a few institutions in the world offering fully integrated teaching and research programs in the disciplines of petroleum, geoscience, engineering and management.  With its diverse cohort of students and staff from Australia and abroad, the school prides itself on being an inclusive and exciting place to work.  Having modern curricula designed by industry professionals to produce the calibre of graduates needed by industry, and in doing research that provides useful information to industry and government decision-makers, and to society at large.

We are seeking dedicated and passionate casual staff to assist with the delivery of our Semester 2 undergraduate and postgraduate courses, commencing 23rd July 2018.

Application process:

  1. View the current casual employment opportunities and courses  available to determine what work offerings are being made available for individual courses (i.e. teaching assistance, marking, lecturing)
  2. Ensure you meet the essential criteria:
    • Possess an eligible Australian work visa
    • Completion of an Undergraduate degree in a relevant field
    • Good technical knowledge of the key teaching components of the courses you are applying for
    • Excellent communication skills including the ability to clearly explain technical information to students
    • Available and flexible to meet the minimum hourly/sessional requirements for the course
    • Able to work collegially to support excellent tutoring or demonstrating in the School.
  3. Consider the desired criteria:
    • Previous experience with casual work within the School
    • Demonstrated ability to educate and mentor students
    • Evidence of good student feedback in student evaluations
    • Evidence of good feedback from course coordinators.
  4. To apply for the above opportunities, please click 'Apply' button below, provide the required information and attach your resume/CV.

Term of the position: 23 July 2018 - 31 December 2018

If you require further information, please email the school at

Closing Date: 11:55pm, 11 June 2018

The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.

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