Lecturer - Statistics

Bundoora, Australia
$90,748 - $107,758
17 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Located at Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus
  • Full-time, fixed term contract for 3 years
  • $90,748 - $107,758a. plus up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is among the top 50 universities in the world under the age of 50 (Times Higher Education Rankings 2016), one of Australia's research leaders,  and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change to benefit the communities we serve.

The College of Science, Health and Engineering comprises 9 Schools and 16 Departments across La Trobe's multi-campus operations.  The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is comprised of active teaching and research staff across the three broad disciplines of statistics, applied mathematics and pure mathematics.

About the role

You will play a key role in contributing to the new Data Science program and to statistics teaching and research.  You will conduct innovative research to produce high quality publications as well as design, coordinate and teach subjects and courses that provide a high quality learning experience for students.

Skills and Experience

  • A PhD in statistics or another relevant discipline
  • A record of research publication with evidence of quality and impact
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in teaching and have the ability to mentor and supervise students
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and productively with staff, students and external stakeholders from multi-disciplinary domains

Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this role.


Please click on this link for a full list of Benefits http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs/working/benefits

How to apply

Closing date:  Sunday, 23 April 2017 by 11.00pm AEST.

Position Enquiries: Associate Professor Luke Prendergast, +61 3 9479 2610 or L.Prendergast@latrobe.edu.au.

Position Description below:

Download File PD - Level B - Lecturer - Statistics - Fixed Term.pdf

Please address the Key Selection Criteria in the Position Description and attach these with your application.

Please scroll down to apply.


La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Deborah Dare, Recruitment Consultant on +61 03 9479 1241 or d.dare@latrobe.edu.au

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.

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