Associate Professor in Computer Science

Location
Gold Coast, Australia
Posted
30 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
13 Nov 2018
Ref
110438
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School of Information and Communication Technology

About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We’re proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation.

The School of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a research-productive School with 45 academic staff, two major undergraduate programs (Bachelor of Computer Science, Bachelor of Information Technology), two coursework Masters Programs (Master of Information Technology, Master Cyber Security - new in 2019) and an active research higher degrees culture, including over 80 PhD students.

The School continues to rank as one of the highest in Australia for Teaching Quality.

The School of ICT produces skilled graduate and postgraduate professionals who are in demand and at the forefront of information and emerging technologies.

The School has an outstanding research profile in ICT with particular strengths in Artificial Intelligence, Database Systems, Big Data, Information Systems, Bioinformatics, Software Engineering, Network Security, Information Systems, Imaging and Visualisation, and is closely associated with the Griffith University Institute for Integrated and Intelligent Systems.

The opportunity

The School is seeking an innovative and energetic Associate Professor in the area of Computer Science to contribute to and grow in this high-performing teaching and research environment. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated ability to teach effectively in one or more of these areas. The appointee will contribute to

research and scholarship in their field and to the development of the profession. The successful applicant will also display leadership qualities suitable for a future discipline head role, for which a responsibility loading would be available.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Gold Coast campus

About you

The successful applicant must have a doctoral degree in the Information Technology, Computer Science or closely related field and have demonstrated leadership and experience in teaching and research expertise in relevant aspects of the field.

Salary range

Associate Professor Level D: $136,454 - $150,331 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer

superannuation contribution: $159,651 - $175,887 per annum.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
  • Full name, address, telephone number and email address; o Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
    • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
    • Research interests and list of publications;
    • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

Obtain the information package by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the information package.

What we offer

Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia–Pacific region, you will join a University that ranks among the top 3% worldwide and spans across five campuses in South East Queensland.

At Griffith University, we’ve worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.

Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information

For further information about this role, please contact Professor Bela Stantic, Head, School of Information and Communication Technology on +61 (0) 7 5552 8761.

For application queries, please contact Ms Kaitlin Reents, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 6614.

Closing date: Tuesday 13 November 2018 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

Female applicants are particularly encouraged to apply and while this position is advertised as full time, a fractional appointment with flexible working can be negotiated.

As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.

Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV's from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV's sent directly to Line Managers.