Lecturer, Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences

Wollongong, Australia
17 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
28 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


  • Permanent/Continuing full-time appointment
  • Based at Wollongong Main Campus

The School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunication Engineering is seeking a full time Continuing Position Lecturer (Level B) to provide development, teaching and research in Electrical Power Engineering within the School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunication Engineering (SECTE).

The appointee will also take part in research and other activities in the Australian Power Quality and Reliability Centre (APQRC). In addition, the appointee is expected to take on the responsibility in the school of Gender Equity Advocate, with the aim of increasing both student and staff female participation in SECTE.

SECTE is one of 6 Schools within the Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences (EIS) currently employing 22 academic staff. The School has a Five star ERA rating and is ranked in the top 1% in Electrical Engineering according to QS. The school supports over 700 students in undergraduate and postgraduate coursework and has well over 100 PhD students under supervision. 

APQRC is a centre of excellence for research, education and consulting in distribution and transmission system, power quality, reliability and renewable energy systems. A key focus of the APQRC is to work in conjunction with industry to improve the quality and reliability of electricity supply for the benefit of all stakeholders and to facilitate the development of future electricity networks. The appointee is expected to engage in and make significant contributions to applied research and development work through already existing and new industry collaboration in areas strategic to APQRC.

The University is committed to workforce diversity and removing barriers to participation. The University is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical (STEMM) disciplines and encourages suitably qualified candidates to apply.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position. 

For further information about this position, please contact Head of School, Professor Jiangtao Xi on jiangtao@uow.edu.au.

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact uow-recruitment@uow.edu.au

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Permanent/Continuing
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 28/11/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level B: $98,019 - $113,353 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 181680
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
Contact Email: ugo@uow.edu.au