Senior Tutor in Engineering and Computer Science

Wellington, New Zealand
18 May 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Engineering and Computer Science
Wellington, New Zealand

The School of Engineering and Computer Science at Victoria University of Wellington is seeking to hire a new member of our senior tutor team.

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

The School of Engineering and Computer Science is actively engaged with Wellington's new ICT Graduate School to offer a taught Masters-level qualification in software development, and also teaches computer science and software engineering (amongst other high-tech engineering disciplines) to our undergraduate and postgraduate students.

We are seeking to make a permanent appointment. The successful candidate will contribute to the teaching of both our Masters in Software Development as well as our first year teaching in computer science and engineering, and work as part of a team with academics who are delivering the courses.

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 School’s strategic direction and commitment to collaborative, inter-disciplinary and globally impactful academic work will mean that you will be able to work with staff on research-led teaching programmes that shape the graduates that New Zealand and the wider world needs.

Come and join a collaborative and growing team in computer science and high-tech engineering, where you can combine your passion for teaching 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.

Contact: Craig Watterson - Student Development and Engagement Manager (

Applications close Monday, 4 June 2018.

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

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