Lecturer in Forensic Chemistry (Practitioner) or (Balanced)

  • Flinders University
  • Australia, SA
  • Nov 9, 2023
Science Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:


About the College of Science and Engineering
At the College of Science and Engineering we believe in the power of science and engineering to solve real world problems. We strive to advance fundamental science, to create new technologies, and to work across discipline boundaries. Our interests scale from the sub-atomic through to entire oceans, forests and beyond. We seek to understand the past, but also to create the world of the future. Our College is an exciting place to research, study, and work, supported by best practice teaching methods, practical work-related learning, and advanced facilities.

About the Role
Flinders University is seeking a Lecturer in Forensic Chemistry to join the talented academic staff within the College of Science and Engineering, who has a growing educational and research profile in the Forensic Sciences.

We are seeking an experienced academic with significant practical or research experience in the forensic industry, who can contribute to excellence in teaching and learning across the suite of forensic and forensic chemistry topics.

Case-based learning underpins delivery of teaching material at advanced levels and hence it is essential that the successful candidate has casework experience.

The Lecturer (Practitioner) or (Balanced), will be accountable for:

About You
To be the successful Lecturer, you will have significant practical and/or research experience in the forensic industry, which will include having worked or contributed to research within a forensic laboratory. Utilising your exceptional communications and high-level interpersonal skills, you will establish and maintain effective relationships with new and existing partnerships and external stakeholders that can potentially provide positive teaching, learning and research outcomes for the University.

To be considered for the Lecturer in Forensic Chemistry (Practitioner) or the Lecturer in Forensic Chemistry (Balanced) position, you will demonstrate:

Lecturer in Forensic Chemistry (Practitioner):

Lecturer in Forensic Chemistry (Balanced):

Life at Flinders
We're transforming and investing in people and facilities to create contemporary, stimulating, and satisfying learning and work environments that reflect our core values of excellence, innovation, courage, and integrity. Flinders is refocusing its strategic priorities with the aim of elevating its performance to be a top ten Australian university, and amongst the top 1% in the world.

Reaching beyond the limits of buildings, borders, and backgrounds, ours is an inclusive culture that believes absolutely in equality and opportunity for all. We don't just accommodate differences; we embrace and celebrate them. So, why work at Flinders?

Our Commitment to Reconciliation and Indigenous Employment
Flinders University is proud to be an organisation that is committed to our Reconciliation Action Plan and Indigenous Workforce Strategy. Our vision is to be a preferred employer for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. We are committed to progressing Indigenous advancement in education, research, employment, and wellbeing, and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for all Flinders vacancies.

Prescribed Conditions for Employment

How to Apply and Information

Applications to be submitted before 10:00 pm (ACDT) Sunday, 10th December 2023.

Please note, late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.

At Flinders we embrace and celebrate diversity and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and people of all ages, ethnicities, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities.


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