Lecturer in Information Technology

Banyule, Australia
26 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Conductive innovative and high impact research and contribute to a robust culture of excellence
  • Full time, continuing role based at the Melbourne (Bundoora) campus
  • $90,748 to $107,758 per annum 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 one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. La Trobe University turns 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

About the role

Develop high quality innovative curriculum, deliver engaging teaching to a high standard and obtain research funding through various methods. You will supervise Higher Degree by Research, honours and postgraduate students, participate in innovative course level curriculum design, development and review and coordinate subjects in this newly created position.

Skills & Experience

You will have completed a PhD in a relevant area or the equivalent experience, a strong research record coupled with experience in the preparation of research proposals. You will have a strong track record for developing curriculum and teaching excellence, competence in computer coding and the ability to teach computer science subjects. The Department is looking for a strong candidate in the broad area of information technology to support the wide range of programs in the Department with good knowledge of robotics, embedded systems, social computing, human-computer interaction and wearable computing.

A graduate Certificate in Higher Education or evidence of equivalent professional preparation for H.E teaching is advantageous.

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

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


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

How to Apply

Closing date: Friday, 15 September 2017 by 11.00 pm AEST.

Position Enquiries:

Professor Henry Duh, Head, Department of Computer Science and Information Technology 

TEL: +61 3 9479 1920

Email: b.duh@latrobe.edu.au

This position is open to people with a valid full-time working visa.

Please submit a cover letter, resume and a separate document addressing the Key Selection Criteria located in the Position Description.

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 3 9479 1241 or d.dare@latrobe.edu.au

La Trobe is a participant in the Athena SWAN Charter to enhance gender equality in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics disciplines. As such, we especially encourage female applicants to apply.

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