Senior Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering

Melbourne, Australia
11 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Engineering comprises a diverse range of disciplines: Aerospace Engineering & Aviation; Chemical & Environmental Engineering; Civil & Infrastructure Engineering; Electrical & Biomedical Engineering; Electronic & Telecommunication Engineering; Manufacturing, Materials & Mechatronic Engineering; Mechanical & Automotive Engineering.

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Opportunity

The Senior Lecturer will make a significant contribution to the teaching and research outcomes in the Mechanical and Automotive Engineering discipline, focusing on mechanical engineering design and management and Life Cycle Analysis with EWB (Engineering Without Borders) knowledge and expertise.

The Responsibilities

The Senior Lecturer will participate in the academic activities of the School and the College, and pursue a program of professional development consistent with the strategic goals of the School. This is a senior academic position, within the Discipline of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, and the appointee will undertake high quality teaching, research and industry engagement in the designated field both nationally and internationally.

Skills & Experience Required

  • A proven record of academic and/or professional achievement in Mechanical Engineering, especially in the field of e-Design, Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering Design, mechanical engineering design and management and Life Cycle Analysis
  • Experience preparing and winning research grants and/or research contracts
  • Experience with the grant proposal submission in Australia is highly desirable.

To Apply

To view a position description, please see below or for further information please contact Reza Nakhaie Jazar on +61 3 9925 6080.

Applications close on Sunday 4th February 2018.

Applicants are requested to separately respond only to their three most important key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.