Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Econometrics and Business Statistics

Melbourne, Australia
23 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job No. 569088

Faculty / Portfolio: Faculty of Business and Economics
Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics

Location: Caulfield or Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment 

Remuneration: $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

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

The Department of Econometrics and Business Statistics, one of seven academic departments in the Monash Business School, comprises approximately 47 academic staff with particular strengths in econometric theory and methods, applied econometrics, statistics, time series analysis, forecasting, actuarial science, data visualisation and analytics.

In the Excellence in Research for Australia assessment conducted by the Australian Research Council in 2015, Monash University received a rank of 5, which is the highest possible rank, in both Econometrics and Statistics. The Monash Business School is also in the top 10% of institutions in Econometrics  as ranked by IDEAS (a Research Papers in Economics service maintained by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, USA), meaning that the department appears among the best institutions in the world. 

The department is seeking to appoint suitably qualified and enthusiastic Lecturers/Senior Lecturers to join a highly motivated team at either the Caulfield or Clayton campus. You will be in involved in continuing to build the department's reputation for excellence in research and high quality innovative teaching.

As a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer you will conduct research, take an active role in obtaining funding, conduct teaching and supervise honours/postgraduate research projects.

As a candidate for the Lecturer position, you will have a PhD (or expected to complete a PhD by June 2018) in econometrics, micro-econometrics, business statistics, economics, finance or a closely related discipline. You will also have a strong research background in micro-econometrics, applied econometrics, actuarial science or business analytics/data science with commitment to publish in top-tier journals, some experience in teaching in a tertiary environment and possess a high level of interpersonal skills. Applicants with papers accepted for publication or under second review at top-tier journals are strongly encouraged to apply.

In addition to Monash University's attractive remuneration and benefits, the business school provides generous research support and access to a range of competitive grants and interdisciplinary research opportunities, as well as support for development and innovation in education and curriculum design.

These are full-time positions; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Applicants must clearly indicate if they are applying for the Lecturer or the Senior Lecturer position. All applicants must supply a CV (that includes the names of three referees) and a sample research paper.

Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs"


Professor Heather Anderson, heather.anderson@monash.edu

Position Description

Download File PD - Senior Lecturer - Econometrics and Business Statistics

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Closing Date

Friday 1 December 2017, 11:55pm AEDT

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