Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Environmental and Sustainable Design

Melbourne, Australia
14 May 2018
End of advertisement period
13 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Architecture
Contract Type
Full Time


Level C $120,993 – $139,510 per annum
Level D $145,685 -  $160,500 per annum
plus 17% superannuation

Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience

The successful candidate will demonstrate both accomplishment and continued promise in the field of environmental and sustainable design, with a record of recognized creative, scholarly or professional work. They will have a proven capability to make a significant contribution to teaching, research and engagement in the discipline. They will expand sustainable and environmental building knowledge and application through practice and design.

Key to the role will be leadership in the sustainable architectural research field and the demonstrated ability to influence and stimulate the student experience through a range of learning and teaching initiatives. The successful candidate will work with Faculty colleagues to produce leading research on sustainable design, both at a building and precinct scale. They will also contribute to the delivery of academic programs, enhancing the interdisciplinary design culture of the Faculty. They will teach at both graduate and undergraduate levels, including into the Bachelor of Design and will participate in the supervision of research higher degree students. The successful candidate will have an established research specialisation in sustainable and environmental architecture and associated fields, and demonstrate a high level of research performance and promise relative to the level of appointment. They will have potential to cultivate research links with other groups and disciplines on campus, and with industry and the profession.

While we are primarily interested in expanding our capacities in sustainable architectural design, we encourage applicants who also bring complementary disciplinary interests in the following areas:

  • Urban Design;
  • Architectural Design
  • Construction technology and/or management;

The successful candidate may undertake a leadership position in the Faculty to further develop and facilitate research programs.

Close date: 13 Jun 2018      

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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