Lecturer/Senior Lecturer or Associate Professor in Fire, Structural Engineering

Brisbane, Australia
$92,142 - $149,731
07 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
06 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Civil Engineering is one of the largest schools in Australia with 41 full-time academic staff members who are widely published internationally and have extensive research backgrounds ranging from structures, fire, fluids, coastal, environmental, geotechnical, and transport.

The role

The successful appointee will engage, as a senior lecturer or associate professor (reader) in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching, postgraduate supervision, and further development of the School's Civil Engineering program, as well as performing research, administrative and other activities associated with the School, Fire Safety Engineering research group, and the Centre for Future Timber Structures.

The person

Applicants should possess PhD qualifications in the area of Fire Safety Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, or an equivalent discipline. Research interests in fire may include, structural fire safety, fire dynamics, wildland fires, transport fire safety, material engineering, and other areas of fire safety engineering and science. You should also have a strong desire to develop a successful and highly-productive research career, good general research skills, a strong methodological background, excellent statistical and analytic skills, very good writing abilities, and the capacity to work with multidisciplinary research teams.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion.

Applications are particularly encouraged from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. For further information please contact our Australian Indigenous Employment Coordinator at: atsi_recruitment@uq.edu.au 

Applications are also encouraged from women.

This role is a full-time position.


This is a full-time, continuing appointment at Academic level B, C or D. The remuneration package will be in the range $92,142 - $109,419 (Level B) $112, 874 - $130,150 (Level C) or $135,909 - $149,731 (Level D)  p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17%.

Position Description

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To discuss this role please contact Professor Simon Washington on +61 7 3365 4498, or email: hos@civil.uq.edu.au

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