Associate Professor/Professor in Civil/Environmental Engineering

Geelong, Australia
23 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SALARY RANGE: $136,960 to $175,745 pa (plus 17% super)

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time (36.75 hours per week) and continuing

LOCATION: Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus


The successful candidate will provide outstanding research and academic leadership in the area of Civil or Environmental Engineering and promote the School within relevant corporate, government, industry, academic and professional communities in Australia and internationally.

This will include:

  • Providing intellectual leadership beyond their specific areas of research, scholarship or creative activity
  • Contributing to the leadership of major research projects, including internal and external collaboration to create new insights and opportunities
  • Demonstrating distinguished scholarly learning and teaching across all levels and modes
  • Providing innovative leadership towards the implementation of the University’s Strategic Agenda


  • PhD in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • Experience in leading research teams, with a strong international scholarly publication record based on research or practice in the area of Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • Demonstrated ability to make an outstanding contribute to the Faculty’s undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programs in a manner that influences, motivates and inspires students to learn
  • Demonstrated personal qualities of leadership, innovation and high motivation

For a full list of the selection criteria please see the position description

CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Professor Karen Hapgood Head of School, tel

+61 3 5227 8157, email

CLOSING DATE: Monday 18 September 2017

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