Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Software Engineering

Wellington, New Zealand
06 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Engineering
Wellington, New Zealand

This is a rare opportunity to develop your academic career in a collegial and collaborative environment at the heart of New Zealand's nexus of industry, research and government sectors.

Wellington's landscape and lifestyle, along with Victoria University's standing as the top research institute in New Zealand and in the top 2% worldwide, means that this position is an outstanding combination of academic opportunity and work/life balance. The Faculty's strategic direction and commitment to collaborative, inter-disciplinary and globally impactful academic work will mean that early-career and mid-career academics will be able to enhance both their research and teaching portfolios.

We are committed to combining research excellence with innovative and motivating teaching, maintain strong local and international connections with world-class companies such as Google, Oracle and Huawei.

Come and join a collaborative and growing team in software engineering and network engineering teaching and research, where you can combine your passion for knowledge with a life in one of the world's most desirable countries to live in. We pride ourselves on being a collegial School, and enjoy working as a diverse team.

We are seeking to make a permanent academic appointment. Depending on the experience and qualities of the successful candidate, this position can be appointed at the level of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (equivalent to a US Assistant Professor or US Associate Professor) or Associate Professor (equivalent to a US Professor).

All areas of software engineering are of interest, but applications are particularly welcome from people with expertise and a research background in software testing, software architectures, software methodologies, databases, human-computer interaction, safety-critical systems or mobile frameworks.

Contact: Dr Stuart Marshall, Head of School (stuart.marshall@vuw.ac.nz)

Applications close on Monday, 26 February 2018.

Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.

For more information and to apply online visit http://www.victoria.ac.nz/about/careers/current-vacancies