|Location:||Dunedin - New Zealand|
|Salary:||NZ$82,416 to NZ$119,266 or £42,504.49 to £61,509.17 (converted salary*)|
|Placed On:||6th September 2021|
|Closes:||10th October 2021|
DIVISION OF SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT OF CHEMISTRY
The University of Otago is New Zealand’s 2nd largest university, with over 20,000 students and 4,000 full-time equivalent staff. Otago’s Department of Chemistry is the oldest Chemistry department in New Zealand (established in 1871) and teaches ca 500 full-time students.
The Department has a long-standing international reputation as a leader in research and education. There are currently 15 full-time academic staff, 16 administrative and technical staff, and 7 research staff including postdoctoral fellows within the Department. In addition, Plant & Food Research staff (a Crown Research Institute) work within the Department.
Our researchers are actively involved with New Zealand’s Centres for Research Excellence (CoREs): MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, Dodd-Walls Centre for Photonic and Quantum Technologies, Maurice Wilkins Centre for Molecular Biodiscovery, The Riddet Institute, and Coastal People: Southern Skies.
We are seeking to appoint a full-time, permanent (confirmation path) Lecturer in Analytical Chemistry. Appointment at the Senior Lecturer level will be considered where the successful applicant has significant teaching and research experience.
Applications from all areas of Analytical Chemistry are welcome. However, we particularly encourage applicants whose focus is on sensing and/or new analytical methods that complement ongoing research within the Department of Chemistry and the Divisions of Sciences and Health Sciences.
The Department encourages applications from Māori researchers and from researchers with an interest in research relevant to Māori.
In this role you will:
Your skills and experience
To be successful in this role, you will:
Collaboration and collegiality are important values in the Department, and we seek a colleague who will both enjoy and enhance our cooperative work environment. Such a colleague would also be expected to adopt Kā Mātāpono/Our Staff Values of Respect, Integrity, Curiosity and Community. We are committed to equity, and we value the benefits that diversity brings to our work and our community.
In addition to research and teaching excellence, the University is committed through its Strategic Direction to local, national, and international betterment, strong external engagement, sustainable capability, providing outstanding and unique student experiences.
Candidates are requested to submit the following:
To submit your application please click the apply button. Applications quoting reference number 2101750 will close on Sunday, 10 October 2021.
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