Expressions of Interest for roles in the Faculty of Science and Engineering
Macquarie University's Faculty of Science and Engineering is undergoing a dynamic period of growth from 2017 and beyond. We are currently accepting expressions of interest from Academics and Professionals, to join us in this exciting growth period. Applicants will be contacted directly where there is an opportunity for employment.
The Faculty consists of a newly formed School of Engineering and nine departments and associated research centres. The Faculty is searching for talented and energetic academic and professional staff for a number of newly created positions.
With more than 500 staff the faculty offers true diversity. Each staff member enjoys a distinct place in our team, with recognition for their unique perspective and support for their collaboration goals. This diversity allows us to continue to learn, grow and create in innovative and exciting ways. Macquarie University supports the promotion, hiring, participation and retention of women in STEMM, demonstrated by the commitment through participating in the pilot of the Athena SWAN charter in Australia.
Our modern, state-of-the-art facilities boast some of the most advanced technologies available, and including the Australian Proteomics Analysis Facility (APAF), Macquarie Photonics Research Centre and the Macquarie University Seawater Facility, amongst others. We are the lead institution on several Australian Research Council (ARC) Centres of Excellence and ARC Industrial Transformation Training Centres.
The faculty focuses on research outcomes with real world impacts. The 2015 Excellence in Research Australia results show all our specialised research areas are at world standard or above, 11 considered well above world standard. Here, you'll find passionate staff and an engaged student body, dedicated to the advancement of science and engineering in the 21st century.
At an institutional level, Macquarie is ranked among the top two per cent of universities in the world and enjoys a 5-star QS rating. Located in the heart of Australia's largest business precinct, Macquarie brings together 40,000 students and 3000 staff in one thriving hub of discovery. Our campus spans 126 hectares, with open green space that giving our community the freedom to think and grow. More than AU$1 billion has been invested across the university so our students and staff can thrive in an inspiring environment that supports flexibility, inspiration and collaboration.
If you share our desire for innovation and discovery, we would love for you to join us. Academic and professional opportunities exist across the faculty including:-
- Biological Sciences
- Earth and Planetary Sciences
- Environmental Sciences
- Physics and Astronomy
To find out which positions are currently open please visit mq.edu.au/jobs
To express an interest in working in our Faculty of Science and Engineering please click the apply now button below.
Applicants will be contacted directly where there is an opportunity for employment. Please note that by providing an Expression of Interest, you agree that your details may be placed on our database for a period of 12 months. We look forward to receiving your Expression of Interest.
Expressions of Interest closing date: Monday, 31 July 2017 at 11:55pm AEST
Macquarie University is an EO Employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. Expressions of Interest are encouraged from people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); Indigenous Australians, people who identify as GLBTI; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
Expressions of Interest need to be submitted through the Macquarie University online recruitment system. Where circumstances such as disability or remote location prohibit your access to our online system please contact the enquiries person listed in this advertisement for assistance.