Online Lecturer, Business/Management, Teaching Academic Level B, Working with UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

  • Working at City West Campus, Adelaide and based at UniSA Online
  • Full-time CDD until December 31, 2023
  • Starting salary: $101,784 per year (plus 17% superannuation)

About the role

Working on-site in Adelaide, South Australia, this role will work within UniSA Online to support the development and delivery of programs for online programs. Within the University of South Australia, the role of online lecturer goes by the title of online course facilitator.

This is an exciting opportunity for an industry professional with expertise in the discipline of business, particularly management/entrepreneurship, to teach in eight core course offerings to five undergraduate degrees and the new Bachelor in Digital Commerce. The successful candidate will contribute to the design, development and delivery of engaging course curricula and program materials. The role will include implementing pedagogical approaches that maximize student experience and learning outcomes and will also assist in the recruitment and development of tutoring staff within UniSA Online.

Critical to the success of the role, you will work on-site to build strong partnerships with University stakeholders, ensuring that UniSA Online identifies and responds to strategic opportunities.

*This position is located in Adelaide and does not have the ability to work remotely.

About UniSA Online

UniSA Online was created as a key project within the University’s digital learning strategy. UniSA Online offers fully online degrees specifically designed for on-demand study, 24/7 student support, and access to cutting-edge teaching and learning resources through an interactive platform in line.

The current phase of the UniSA Online project (2021-2023) involves working towards our strategic ambitions detailed in Enterprise25, growing our online postgraduate programs and short courses, and extending our reach to students based in foreigner.

Essential skills and experience

To be successful, you will have a doctorate or postgraduate degree in a relevant discipline as well as recent teaching experience and disciplinary expertise in the fields of entrepreneurship and management, in particular business-accounting, resources human resources, management, financial planning and marketing. Your experience using a range of teaching methodologies and educational technologies that support online learning and course administration is essential, as well as expertise in designing and preparing resources online teaching. You will have a high level of written and verbal communication skills with the ability to create a positive culture within your team.


Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Generous 17% pension contributions
  • A range of salary conditioning options, including vehicle hire, laptops and parking fees
  • Various on-site services available on our campuses, which may include an on-site gym membership


As a university of business, we offer a dynamic and agile work culture that rises to challenges and thrives by forging new paths. Our people are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a dynamic and engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient and influential, and we deliver results.

How to register

For a copy of the job description and to apply, please visit Work at UniSA. The online application form lists the specific selection criteria you must meet.

Applicants are also required to upload a web link to a video of themselves answering the following question: “Based on your past experience, tell us in 2 minutes or less why you would make a great online teacher in your discipline.”

Please send your cover letter to Sara Heidrich, recruitment consultant. For further information on the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 2731 or email using the job reference number. 3755.

Closing of applications: 11:30 p.m. Sunday, February 13, 2022

Applications are welcome from Australian or New Zealand citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the duration of their appointment.

How to register:

Applications must be submitted online, please note that UniSA does not accept applications by email.

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UniSA is committed to developing a diverse workforce and a constructive corporate culture in which everyone can thrive.

For further assistance contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email and you will receive a response within one working day.

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