Academic Opportunity in Information Technology
Faculty / Portfolio:
Faculty of Information Technology
$95,297 - $113,166 pa Level B /
$116,737 - $134,606 pa Level C
(plus 17% employer superannuation)
- Be inspired, every day
- Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
- Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions
The Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University wishes to appoint outstanding academics in multiple areas of computer science and information systems to join our world-class team to deliver high-quality research and teaching which will help shape the future of computing.
We are currently recruiting in the following areas:
- Data Science (including artificial intelligence, machine learning, modelling, optimisation and data visualisation)
- Computer Systems (including networks, cloud computing, internet of things, software engineering and cybersecurity)
- IT for Energy (computer scientists working on applications in energy)
Continuing full-time academic positions are available at Lecturer and Senior Lecturer levels (equivalent to Assistant Professor and Associate Professor in the US). Additionally, outstanding applicants in any area of computer science and information systems at any level are also encouraged to apply. The faculty offers a generous start-up package including relocation, start-up research funds, scholarships for PhD students and a reduced teaching load for the first two years.
The Faculty of Information Technology is in the top 100 in the world for computer science (QS global rankings). We have over 130 academics working in the areas of data science, cybersecurity, creative technologies and human-computer interaction, and organisational and social informatics. As a faculty, we value interdisciplinary research with targeted growth in digital health research, IT for energy, and smart futures. We are part of Monash University, one of Australia’s leading research-intensive universities, a member of the prestigious Group of Eight, and ranked in the top 100 universities in the world. The faculty is currently experiencing unprecedented growth; as such, there are substantial opportunities for the right candidates.
The faculty is strongly committed to improving the diversity of our staff and students, and promoting a culture of equity, fairness, respect and openness. We fully support the principles of the Athena SWAN Charter. Applications from female candidates are strongly encouraged.
Please visit our webpage for further information on the key areas in which the Faculty of Information Technology is recruiting exceptional Academics: https://www.monash.edu/it/about-us/recruiting-exceptional-academics
Please note: The Faculty of Information Technology reserves the right to make one or multiple appointments to any or all of the above positions.
Location: Clayton campus
IT Data Science: Professor Geoff Webb, 03 9905 3296
IT for Energy: Dr Ariel Liebman, 03 9903 1333
IT Systems: Professor Bala Srinivasan, 03 9903 1333
Position Descriptions and Applications
To view position descriptions or to apply please visit
Sunday 19 November 2017, 11.55 pm AEDT