Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Fluid Mechanics

Wollongong, Australia
11 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
08 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time



  • Permanent/continuing, full time appointment

The School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronic and Biomedical Engineering within the University of Wollongong (UOW), is one of the top Engineering Schools in Australia, is committed to research and teaching excellence through its world-class undergraduate and postgraduate programs in a range of exciting technological areas.

This position will play a key role in strengthening the research and teaching of the School in the area of fluid mechanics. It is expected that this position will to establish a vigorous research program that complements and enhances the extensive interdisciplinary engineering network at the University of Wollongong, particularly in the areas of bulk materials handling and related infrastructure technologies, smart materials and structures, robotics and advanced manufacturing, medical devices, renewable and sustainable energy systems, mechanics of materials, advanced materials for novel device concepts, innovative fabrication methodologies and tribology. We are seeking an individual who will potentially be the thought leader of their research field.

It is expected the successful candidate will teach at all levels of the curriculum including the team-taught introductory engineering subjects and specialised subjects on bulk materials handling, storage and conveying of bulk solids, engineering mechanics, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, fluid power systems, machine design, depending on the expertise of the successful candidate.

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 Professor Gursel Alici on + 61 2 4221 4145.

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.

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

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Permanent/Continuing
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 08/05/2019, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level B/C: $98,019 - $134,649 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 190552
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
Contact Email: ugo@uow.edu.au