Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Naval Architecture

Canberra, Australia
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
End of advertisement period
Wednesday, 14 July 2021
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Full-time
Location: Canberra, ACT
Categories: Lecturer

UNSW Canberra is a campus of the University of New South Wales located at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra. UNSW Canberra endeavours to offer staff a rewarding experience and offers many opportunities and attractive benefits, including:

  • One of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities
  • Strong commitment to staff development and learning
  • Strong commitment to work life and family balance
  • Generous superannuation opportunities
  • Location, Canberra ACT

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

The School of Engineering and Information Technology (SEIT) has an exciting opportunity to become part of a team at UNSW Canberra creating a new Bachelor of Engineering Naval Architecture degree to ensure Australia’s future naval shipbuilding needs are being met. The purpose of the role is to contribute to course and program delivery, development and innovation, in a relevant sub-discipline such as ship hydrodynamics, ship structures, or naval ship design, in a team-teaching environment. It will also increase and expand the research and knowledge exchange profiles of SEIT to complement SEIT’s existing strengths.

The successful applicant will become a part of a community of people seeking to enhance research, teaching and engagement within the School, University and Globally. They may develop a research focused, education focused, or balanced workload.

We strongly encourage applications from those with traditional academic backgrounds, but we equally encourage applications from those outside academia who bring other discipline related experiences.

About the Role:

Role:                Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Naval Architecture
Salary:              Academic Level B - $109,365 - $128,926 plus 17% Superannuation
                         Academic Level C – $ 132,834  - $152,397 plus 17% Superannuation
Term:                   Full Time, up to 5 years

 About the Successful Applicants

To be successful in this role you will:        

  • Be passionate about Naval Architecture learning outcomes for students
  • Not be afraid to collaborate and peruse new research opportunities
  • Take pride in your ability to work positively and cooperatively in a teaching and research-intensive environment.

In your application you should address in two pages, reflecting on the skills and experiences within the position description your key career discipline highlights and/or major achievements to date and how this shapes your vision for future contributions to the UNSW Canberra Naval Architecture enterprise. 

Clearly identify in your application  if you will be applying for the Level B or Level C position. 

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An applicant will be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to this role. The position is located in Canberra, ACT. The successful candidate will be required to work from the UNSW Canberra campus. To be successful you will hold Australian Working Rights or Australian/New Zealand Citizenship.

For further information about UNSW Canberra, please visit our website: UNSW Canberra

Associate Professor Warren Smith
E:  w.smith@adfa.edu.au

Applications Close: 17 July 2021 11:30PM

Find out more about working at UNSW Canberra

At UNSW Canberra, we celebrate diversity and understand the benefits that inclusion brings to the university. We aim to ensure that our culture, policies, and processes are truly inclusive. We are committed to developing and maintaining a workplace where everyone is valued and respected for who they are and supported in achieving their professional goals. We welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, Women at all levels, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse People, People with Disability, LGBTIQ+ People, people with family and caring responsibilities and people at all stages of their careers. We encourage everyone who meets the selection criteria and shares our commitment to inclusion to apply.

     Please Note: The successful candidate will be required to undertake pre-employment checks prior to commencement in this role. The checks that will be undertaken are listed in the Position Description. You will not be required to provide any further documentation or information regarding the checks until directly requested by UNSW. Visa Sponsorship is not available for this appointment.

       Any questions about the application process - please email unswcanberra.recruitment@adfa.edu.au