Centre Manager, International Centre for Neuromorphic Systems

Sydney, Australia
04 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

APF 2333/18 

Bankstown Campus

Full Time, Fixed Term Position for 3 years

An exciting role is available for an energetic, creative and outcome-focused individual with strong business and communication skills to support our new International Centre for Neuromorphic Systems.

The Centre Manager will play a key role in the operational management of the Centre across facilities, staffing, finances, communications and stakeholder management. The new Centre is positioned within the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development and this position will work closely with the Centre Director, Institute Director, Institute Manager and researchers to ensure all Centre activities are supported by effective and efficient processes and procedures.

The International Centre for Neuromorphic Systems (ICNS) is a new centre within the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development. The Centre is explicitly interdisciplinary, by combining electrical engineering, computer science, signal processing, and neuroscience. ICNS’s focus is on developing Neuromorphic Engineering solutions to existing problems. The Centre has strong international partnerships within the Neuromorphic engineering community.

The vision for MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development is to optimise human interaction, wellbeing, and development. We strive to solve the problems that matter most through the themes: sensing and perceiving, interacting with each other, and technologies for humans. Researchers in MARCS come from many disciplines including cognitive science, developmental psychology, language science, music science, cognitive neuroscience, and biomedical, electrical, electronic and software engineering. Further information is available from our website: http://www.westernsydney.edu.au/marcs.

The successful applicant would be enthusiastic, committed, expected to work collaboratively in a team and be able to prioritise and balance conflicting demands to achieve positive results. The position will work between our Penrith, Bankstown and Westmead campuses. For further information please review the position description.

Remuneration Package: Higher Education Worker Level 8 $113,906 to 126,449 p.a. (comprising Salary $96,252 to $106,851 p.a., 17% Superannuation and Leave Loading)

Position Enquiries: Darlene Williams, Institute Manager on 02 9772 6726 or at: dk.williams@westernsydney.edu.au

Closing Date: 7 February 2019

To find more about this position and to apply, please visit www.westernsydney.edu.au/vacancies