Research Fellow in Manufacturing Automation

Sippy Downs, Australia
09 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
29 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description

Salary Level: Classification Level A (Salary range A$81,792 to A$87,757 gross per annum plus up to 9.5% employer superannuation contributions) 

Appointment: Full-time, fixed-term (2 years)

USC Vision

USC will be a university of international standing, a driver of capacity building in the Sunshine Coast and broader region, and an unsurpassed community asset.

University Strategic Goals

The University will be:

  1. A comprehensive university of 20,000 students by 2020;
  2. Positioned in the global tertiary education community as a top-100 university under 50 years of age; and
  3. A primary engine of capacity building in the broader Sunshine Coast region, from Brisbane to the Fraser Coast.

Overview of School of Science and Engineering

The School of Science and Engineering (SSE) is a multi-disciplinary School and one of four schools in the Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering (FoSHEE). The School is diverse and is divided into two key discipline areas: Engineering, and Science and Environmental Science.

The School offers a wide variety of programs that emphasise producing graduates with greater career options by equipping them with a degree that is more attuned to the job market. 

The engineering program at USC is supported by a number of laboratories and a fabrication workshop in the engineering precinct on campus. These include a Civil Engineering laboratory (Roads, Water, Fluid Mechanics, Materials and Geomechanics), a Physics Laboratory, Wind tunnel room, Structures laboratory, Metrology laboratory, Manufacturing laboratory, Hydrology research laboratory, and Robotics and Automation laboratory. 

Position Description

Contact for Further Information

Damon Kent

Senior Lecturer in Engineering Sciences

School of Science and Engineering

Telephone: + 61 7 5456 5267


Closing Date

Sunday, 29 October 2017

To Apply

All applicants MUST provide a statement that addresses each of the selection criteria contained within the position description and their resume/curriculum vitae. 

Information regarding how to prepare your application and effectively address selection criteria is available on our website information for applicants

As part of your role, you may be required to travel to any one of USC's locations.

To apply please click the Apply button at top of screen.

USC values diversity, enables access and promotes inclusion.
USC strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.