Fugro Chair in Geotechnics

Subiaco, Australia
01 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems

Applications are invited for the Fugro Chair in Geotechnics, which forms part of the Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems (COFS) in the Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences. The position calls for an outstanding geotechnical engineer to play a leading role to sustain and develop the University of Western Australia, in partnership with Fugro, as a centre for world class research and education in geotechnical engineering.  

The University of Western Australia has unique facilities and a critical mass of researchers in geotechnical engineering, within which discipline it was recently ranked first.

For further information regarding the position please contact

  • Professor Mark Cassidy Director, Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, on (08) 6488 8183 or email  mark.cassidy@uwa.edu.au or;
  • Professor Mark Randolph on (08) 6488 3075 or email mark.randolph@uwa.edu.au.

Closing date: Friday, 12 January 2018

The appointment(s) will initially be for up to 5 years. The University offers a flexibly constructed remuneration package with attractive benefits including generous superannuation and leave provisions, and relocation assistance (if applicable) for the appointee and dependants.