Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer in Cyber Security

Location
Mawson Lakes, Australia
Posted
23 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
17 Nov 2017
Ref
IEE_0784_A_E
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About the role

The School of Information Technology & Mathematical Sciences is the largest information and communications technology provider in South Australia, and is regarded as one of the leading applied mathematics departments in Australia. The School is home to four research centres housing state-of-the-art facilities with world renowned links and associations that provide a dynamic teaching and research base for our students.

In this key role within the School you will be responsible for contributing to the teaching, and research activities into the Master’s program in Cybersecurity. 

Designed with direct industry and government consultation, this program blends technical competencies with professional skills.  In addition to conducting high quality research in cybersecurity you will also develop and foster national and international links/relationships with Industry stakeholders.

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate, will have a doctoral qualification in cybersecurity or a related discipline, preferably with a focus on aspects including cybersecurity frameworks, policy and business impact. They will have a distinguished track record of publications in the area of cybersecurity and success in competitive grant schemes, combined with experience working collaboratively with business and government organisations. Evidence of developing collaborative research projects is critical, and a strong record of innovative and high quality teaching activities.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit https://workingatunisa.nga.net.au. Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. For further information about the position or the recruitment process please visit https://unisa.edu.au/cybersecurity-role or, please contact Miranda McDonald Senior Recruitment Consultant on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au.

Applications close: 9:00 am Friday 17 November 2017

Pursuant to the Children's Protection Act 1993 (SA), this position has been deemed prescribed. It is an inherent condition of appointment that the successful candidate obtains and maintains (at their own expense) a South Australian Department of Communities and Social Inclusion (DCSI) Criminal History Assessment determining them fit to work with children. Further information regarding a DCSI Child-Related Employment screening assessment can be found via the DCSI website.

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