Lecturer in Mathematics/Statistics

Bendigo, Australia
20 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
19 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Full-time, Continuing position
  • Located at our Bendigo Campus
  • $90,748 - $107,758 per annum + 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.

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is comprised of active teaching and research staff across the three broad disciplines of applied mathematics, pure mathematics, and statistics. The Department offers major areas of studies in mathematics and statistics, including at honours level, and also provides many important mathematics and statistics subjects that are undertaken by students from a diverse range of courses and disciplinary backgrounds (e.g. science,engineering, and education).

About the position

This position is located on the Bendigo campus within the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences. The Department is seeking a Level B Academic who can contribute to existing areas of research, and teach mathematics and statistics subjects to undergraduate students in a variety of courses.

Skills and Experience

  • Completed a PhD in Mathematics or Statistics.
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching and curriculum development.
  • Strong record of research publication, with evidence of quality and impact, relative to opportunity.
  • Demonstrated ability, or evidence of potential to supervise, or co-supervise, honours and postgraduate students.
  • Teaching qualification is desirable.

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.


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How to apply

Closing date: Sunday, 19 November 2017 by 11.00pm AEDST.

Position Enquiries: Dr Christopher Lenard, +61 3 5444 7991 or c.lenard@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.

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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 proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.