Senior Lecturer in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering

Melbourne, Australia
19 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD Location
  • Full-Time, Continuing Position
  • $115,972-$133,726 p.a. + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise in which teaching, research and engagement are central to achieving positive impact and creating life-changing experiences for our students.

The School of Engineering comprises a diverse range of disciplines: Aerospace Engineering & Aviation; Chemical & Environmental Engineering; Civil & Infrastructure Engineering; Electrical & Biomedical Engineering; Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering; Manufacturing, Materials & Mechatronic Engineering; Mechanical & Automotive Engineering.

In the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject, RMIT is 11th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 26th in the world (fourth highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment. We are also among the world's top 100 universities in Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies).

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role and Responsibilities

The Senior Lecturer is expected to make a significant contribution to the teaching and research efforts of the School, in particular in the discipline of Civil and Infrastructure Engineering focusing on water engineering. This position will be expected to undertake high quality research in the designated fields preferably in collaboration with industry, including supervision of project students and HDR students.

Skills & Experience Required

As the successful candidate you will possess a proven record of academic and/or professional achievement in Civil and Infrastructure Engineering with proven expertise in water engineering. You will demonstrate experience in teaching at higher education level resulting in high student satisfaction. Important to this role will be your experience in supervising PhD research students towards successful completion. You will have a track record of values and behaviours consistent with RMIT enterprise vision, goals and strategic plans.

To Apply

To view a position description, please visit our careers website or for further information please contact Kevin Zhang, Associate Dean on (03) 9925 3824 quoting job reference # 570869.

Applications close on Thursday 15th November 2018.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.