Associate Lecturer or Lecturer in Landscape Architecture (ECDF)

Melbourne, Australia
$63,579 - $85,603 p.a plus 17% super
17 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
13 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Two Full time, Fixed term positions (3 years) ECDF
  • Salary: $63,579 - $85,603 p.a plus 17% super
  • Based at RMIT's City Campus.

The Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology and design, focused on creating solutions that transform the future for the benefit of people and their environments. The School of Architecture and Design, RMIT, is a multi-disciplinary design school. We understand design practice as an agent of cultural change within an increasingly complex and cosmopolitan world. We emphasise the activity of designing as research and understand research as an integrated component of scholarship.

The role and responsibilities

The Associate Lecturer/Lecturer - Early Career Development Fellow (ECDF) is expected to contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the landscape architecture discipline, including the emerging field of disaster management and design. To be considered for this role, you will have demonstrated ability to conduct research in the fields of onsite landscape data gathering (with mobile tools), geo-referenced mapping and 3D modelling, digital landscape visualisation, Point Cloud processing and manipulation, and Geodesign.

Skills and experience required

You will have demonstrated ability to prepare and teach programs at tertiary level, including online delivery, and the ability to produce high quality curriculum or program materials. Furthermore, we are looking for evidence of research output including publications, conference contributions and/or technical reports in the field including the ability to generate alternative funding projects through effective liaison with industry and government.

A qualification in the relevant discipline area and have been an active candidate for your PhD for at least two years. To be appointed as a Lecturer you will be required to have a PhD or equivalent research doctorate in a relevant field.

During the last three years you must have performed casual teaching work for an Australian University; and have not been employed on a continuing basis at an Australian University.

To view a Position Description and apply online please go to quoting job ref # 550941 or for further information please contact Joerg Rekittke, Deputy Dean Landscape Architecture via email

Applications close 11pm Sunday 13th November 2016.

All applicants are required to provide a separate statement addressing the key selection criteria in addition to providing a resume and covering letter. All applicants are also required to provide examples from a design and research portfolio (up to 10 pages).

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.