Associate Lecturer/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor/Professor in Chemical Engineering

Sydney, Australia
21 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
17 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Education Focussed

If you have previously applied for these positions in 2018 there is no need to re-apply

About the opportunity

The School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Sydney is searching for outstanding academic staff members across all levels (lecturer, senior lecturer, associate professor, professor) as well as education-focussed staff at associate lecturer or lecturer level. We are seeking candidates with an excellent record of research and education with proven and substantial research expertise in one or more of the following areas of the School’s research strengths: biomolecular and cellular engineering; carbon neutral futures; chemical and process innovation; food industry transformation; water, resources and the environment.

We are especially interested in candidates who increase the diversity of the academic staff in the School and who are developing ground-breaking approaches to skills development and curriculum delivery in the area of process engineering and design.

About you

You will be expected to develop an outstanding independent research program, make internationally recognised advances and impacts around significant national and global issues, engage in collaborations within and outside the University including with industry partners, contribute to innovative curriculum development and delivery at both undergraduate and graduate levels, and contribute to the management and leadership of the School and the University.

Term and Remuneration

Successful candidates will be offered a continuing (permanent) appointment, subject to the completion of a satisfactory probation period for new appointees. A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated dependant of level of appointment.

 About us

The University of Sydney is Australia’s first university and has an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. The School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering is strongly positioned within Australia and worldwide. It is research intensive, with a strong synergy between research and teaching.

The School aims at “creating resources and technologies to transform the world”. Our researchers engage with leading industry, government, community and research partners to find practical ways of addressing important local, national and global issues related to food, energy, health, water and the environment.

How Apply

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website. Visit and search by the reference number 1905/0918C for more information and to apply. Please refer to the candidate information pack for further details.

Further Information

The University of Sydney encourages part-time and flexible working arrangements, which will be considered for this role.

Closing date: 11:30pm 17 February 2019 Sydney Time

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment.