Associate Professor in Information Technology

Darwin, Australia
06 Nov 2017
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06 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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  • Continuing full-time Appointment 
  • Research Active Academic Level D Salary $139,574 - $152,688 per annum 
  • plus 17 percent superannuation and 6 weeks annual leave. 
  • Casuarina Campus

Exciting opportunity available to lead and shape distinctive world-class research and teaching in Cyber Security.

The School of Engineering and Information Technology delivers teaching and research across a range of fields in applied science, with a strong focus on design, creativity and innovation. The School covers traditional areas of engineering studies, along with contemporary programs that focus on the tropical environment and the Northern Territory, using modern teaching methods such as team activities, project based learning and opportunities to work with staff and students from related disciplines. The School’s Information Technology programs are delivered through an interactive learning environment at undergraduate and post-graduate levels. Program delivery utilises state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies, including mobile technology, to equip students for a seamless integration into their chosen field.

Information Technology at Charles Darwin University is entering into an exciting phase of growth with new programs being launched and existing programs being offered in distance learning mode. This is set against the wider Northern Territory environment where many projects are under way in the IT industry. As a result there are new opportunities for suitably qualified proactive persons in Cyber Security to become part of our dynamic team.

As the Associate Professor – Information Technology, you will lead the Cyber Security teaching and research program of the University by encouraging and facilitating the development of a professional team approach through a range of mechanisms including mentoring, team-building, professional management and leadership.

To be successful, you will possess a doctoral degree in Information Technology or related area from a recognised institution as well as the ability to consistently demonstrate a high level of teaching effectiveness and high quality student interaction at both undergraduate and postgraduate level

Applications Close: 6 December 2017

For further information please contact Professor Friso De Boer, on 08 8946 6994 or e-mail: 

Statement of Claim:

Attention Applicants: It is a requirement of this selection process that applicants provide a Current Resume / CV, a Statement of Claim addressing the Selection Competencies as listed in the Position Profile.

CDU Diversity Statement:

Charles Darwin University embraces diversity and the innovative ideas, perspectives and experiences our diverse workforce contributes. As a leading employer within the Northern Territory, Charles Darwin University is committed to supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to achieve their career aspirations. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.