Professor of Practice in Cybersecurity

Melbourne, Australia
02 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Provide an innovative, engaging and high quality learning experience
  • Part time (40%), fixed term (3 years) based at the Melbourne (City) campus
  • $133,847 to $147,459 per annum plus 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.

About the role

In this pivotal role, you will prepare and deliver lectures and seminars related to cybersecurity, conduct tutorials and workshops, facilitate links between the School and industry and contribute to innovative curriculum design and the development and delivery of teaching support activities.

Skills & Experience

You will possess significant relevant and recent experience with a strong record as a leading practitioner in cybersecurity and have Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) status. Your ability to contribute to curriculum development and a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and learning is essential. Strong organisational, interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work as a member of a team will aid your success in this role.       


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How to Apply

Closing date: Sunday 3rd of December

Position Enquiries: Melissa Favata, Senior Recruitment Business Partner T:9479 2030

Please address Key Selection Criteria and attach these with your application.

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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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact HR Assist on 9479 1234.