Senior Lecturer Level C in Immersive Technologies

Brisbane, Australia
23 Dec 2021
End of advertisement period
23 Jan 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

The opportunity

Our School of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is currently seeking a Senior Lecturer (Level C) in Computer Science / Information Technology, with focus on Developing Innovative methods in immersive technologies, modelling and visualisation, augmented, virtual and enhanced Reality, user experience, and Human-Computer Interaction. You will be responsible for undertaking high impact research in this area, including generation of funding for applied and translational research, publication of scholarly work and take a leading role in learning and teaching activities as well as industry interaction, e.g. through our App Factory, Cyber Studio, and IDEA Lab. This role requires you to develop a leadership role in research projects including supervision of sessional teaching staff and higher-degree research students. You will also develop and lead engagement iniatives and activities and contribute to the innovation and collaboration of industry and university partnerships.

This is a full-time position primarly based at the Nathan campus. Griffith is a multi-campus university and therefore it is understood that this position will work across campuses as required.

About you

To be successful within this role, you will already have an established, industry-informed research profile within the computing, visualisation, or HCI research community and with demonstrated experience in industrial settings. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of the forefront computing, modelling and visualisation, and human-computer interaction area and will have a passion for driving excellence and innovation around user experience, user-centred design, and user co-design app development. You will have a track record of successful supervision of postgraduate research students and Honours projects along with a focus upon deep and comprehensive engagement with industry.

Salary range

Senior Lecturer (Level C): $120,263-138,674 pro rata per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $140,708-162,248 pro rata per annum.

Further information

For further information regarding the School of Information and Communication Technology, please visit

Obtain the position description 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 position description

How to apply

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

  • A cover letter outlining your suitability for the role in accordance with the role's key accountabilities (outlined in the Position Description)
  • A Statement of Research Interest with no more than 2 pages.
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
    • 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.
    • Provide three references.

Note: Application attachments should be saved as .doc, .docx or .pdf only. File names should be no more than 25 characters long and should include letters and numbers only.

Confidential enquiries

Confidential enquiries should be made to: Professor Paulo de Souza, Head of School of ICT, Griffith Unviersity, Phone: +61 (0) 7 373 56039 Email Address:

For application queries, please contact People Services on +61 (0) 7 373 54011.

What we offer

Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that spans five physical campuses in South East Queensland and all disciplines, while our network of more than 200,000 graduates extends around the world.

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).

Closing date: 23 January 2022 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

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