Senior Lecturer Industry Fellow - Information Driven Manufacturing

Banyule, Australia
07 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
  • Bundoora Location
  • Full-time or Part-Time, 3 year Fixed-Term Position
  • $113,698 - $131,104 p.a. + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Engineering comprises a diverse range of disciplines: Aerospace Engineering & Aviation; Chemical & Environmental Engineering; Civil & Infrastructure Engineering; Electrical & Biomedical Engineering; Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering; Manufacturing, Materials & Mechatronic Engineering; Mechanical & Automotive Engineering.

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The role and your responsibilities

The Senior Lecturer - Industry Fellow is expected to contribute to the teaching, industry engagement and research and development efforts of the School within the area of Information Driven Manufacturing. More specifically, the Senior Lecturer - Industry Fellow is responsible for carrying out teaching activities within undergraduate and masters programs, and industry short courses and for maintaining and advancing their scholarly, professional and/or research capabilities. The Senior Lecturer - Industry Fellow is also expected to actively promote the program by establishing and maintaining memberships, links and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities. The Senior Lecturer - Industry Fellow is expected to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics within the teaching team, and update colleagues and students on developments in their subject area or specialisation. Furthermore, the Industry Fellow will be expected to engage pro-actively with key RMIT partnerships including research centres to develop strategic activities in Information Driven Manufacturing and develop student internship opportunities.

Skills & Experience Required

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated achievements in activities related to Information Driven Manufacturing along with an ability to build linkages with industry and government leading to multi-faceted outcomes including internships, industry-focused student projects and research. To be successful in the role you will be able to deliver programs at undergraduate and post-graduate levels and industry short courses, with a demonstrated ability to supervise higher degree by research candidates'. A PhD or equivalent experience in relevant field is required.

To Apply

For further information please contact Mark Easton on +61 3 9925 6278 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 558330.

Applications close on Thursday 28th September 2017.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.