Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in in Computer Science
School of Computing and Information Systems
Melbourne School of Engineering
Salary: $98,775 - $117,290 p.a.(Level B) or $120,993 - $139,510 p.a. (Level C), plus 17% superannuation
The University of Melbourne is seeking dynamic academics with expertise in Computer Science or Information Systems. The School of Computing and Information Systems is an international research leader in computer science, information systems and software engineering. In this discipline, the School was ranked number 1 in Australia and 13th in the world in the 2016 QS World University Ranking exercise. The significant growth of the School is central to a bold 10-year strategy to transform the future of engineering and IT at the University of Melbourne and is a major initiative within the University’s Growing Esteem strategy.
Expertise in the areas of health informatics/digital health, business information systems, software engineering, cybersecurity, or high-performance and distributed systems are of particular interest, but applicants whose work is aligned with any of the research groups in the School are encouraged to apply. You will be encouraged to collaborate in research within the School, the University, and industry and government agencies.
You will join an internationally recognised group of academics and make a significant contribution to the teaching, research and administration of the School of Computing and Information Systems. You will initially report to the Head of School or a delegate from amongst senior academics in the School.
You will be an aspiring leader in Computer Science or Information Systems research, with ambition to publish in high quality journals and conferences, mentor research students, and secure independent grant funding to support a program of research. You will be expected to develop a research portfolio. You will be expected to contribute to teaching in undergraduate and graduate programs within the School and take on administrative roles commensurate with the position.
The School of Computing and Information Systems is strongly committed to supporting diversity and flexibility in the workplace. Applications for part-time or other flexible working arrangements will be welcomed and will be fully considered subject to meeting the inherent requirements of the position.
The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this the School is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across engineering disciplines. Under a Special Measure, under Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic) the School is seeking to lift the representation of women from 20% in 2014 to at least 25% over the next 5 years, and strongly encourages applications from suitably qualified female candidates.
Close date: 15 Jan 2018
Brochure (revised 10 Nov 2017)
Position Description and Selection Criteria (revised 10 Nov 2017)
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