Senior Lecturer in Design

Sydney, Australia
AU$135,793 - AU$156,579 per annum + 17% Super
17 Jan 2022
End of advertisement period
20 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Full time continuing
  • Opportunity to make a contribution to the research, education and administrative endeavours in the Discipline of Design at School of Architecture, Design and Planning
  • Academic Level C, Base Salary $135,793 - $ 156,579 p.a. + 17% superannuation

About the opportunity

Our School of Architecture, Design and Planning has a broad range of research interests and a vibrant and supportive culture. In 2020 we launched our current strategic plan which reflects our commitment to social justice, student centred programs, multi-disciplinarity, staff professional development, and engagement with industry and the community.

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The Design Lab explores the interactions between digital and emerging technologies and people, as well as the role of design for innovation and social impact, both within the built environment and beyond. Our areas of research span interaction design, computational creativity, design innovation, designing for health and well-being, digital place-making, human-computer interaction, human-robot interaction and urban data science both within the University, with industry and other institutions.

We offer a Bachelor in Design Computing, a Design Major, a Master of Interaction Design and Electronic Arts and a Master of Design (with specialisations in Design Innovation, and Strategic Design). Our programs are also undergoing transformation to address critical issues of ethics, sustainability, indigenous perspectives, and emerging technologies.

Your key responsibilities will be to:

  • co-ordinate and teach across the above programs on subjects that range from design thinking, design innovation, strategic design, interaction design and user experience.
  • teaching responsibilities will include the coordination and delivery in whole or part of selected core and elective units of study, including design studios where appropriate
  • make a significant research contribution to the School.

About you

We are looking for a Senior Lecturer in Design who possesses:

  • a PhD in an academic field relevant to the discipline
  • a demonstrated track record of successful lecturing, tutoring (including studio-based teaching) and curriculum development in design
  • an established high-quality research program in one or a combination of design for social change, design innovation, design for business, design and the circular economy
  • a track record of publishing in high quality international peer reviewed outlets and capacity to attract external research funding
  • experience in PhD supervision and research mentoring
  • a collegial approach and willingness to contribute to academic governance, engagement, and administration.

Closing date for applications

11:59 pm, 20 February 2022

How to apply

Please click here to apply

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