Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computational Science

Armidale, Australia
01 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
26 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Science and Technology

Faculty of Science, Agriculture, Business and Law

  • Continuing, full-time
  • $93,336to $110,619per annum (Level B)
  • $114,074 to $131,360per annum (Level C)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation.Salary packaging options are available.
  • Relocation assistance will be provided
  • Please note visa sponsorship is not available for this position

An exciting opportunity to join the School of Science and Technology at UNE, as Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computational Science has become available. We welcome applications from passionate Academics with the ability to deliver quality teaching in Computer Science and impactful research outcomes in Computer or Data Science. Working with an enthusiastic team of academic staff, with background skill sets across a broad range of the Sciences, the Computer Science group contributes to the advancement of computational science whilst having practical impacts for society. If you are looking for a place to engage in modern innovative teaching and contribute to cutting-edge research with real-life applications, then UNE Computer Science is the place for you.

About the role

Within this role you will be required to develop and teach quality programs of study within the Computer Science discipline. Administration duties related to your areas of responsibility such as research projects and teaching units, will also be required. A key aspect will be research related activities, including technology development for interdisciplinary research, in areas such as health, education, agricultureecology and sports science disciplines. The role offers the opportunity to be involved in a multitude of other interesting Computer Science research projects and to test new and innovative ideas.

Skills & Experience

You will be an active researcher with an interest in collaborative and interdisciplinary research in Computer and/or Data Science or a related area. You will enjoy contributing to teaching within a selection of the following areas: artificial intelligence, cloud computing, data science, internet of things, programming languages, web programming, graphics programming, sensor networks, databases, mobile development, computer vision, signal and image processing, computational modelling, mathematical computing, and embedded systems.Excellent communication skills, the ability to work well as part of a team and to develop and maintain positive relationships with students and colleagues will be essential. 

About UNE

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. UNE is proud of its heritage and status as one of Australia's oldest universities and we are committed to maintaining the tradition of distinction for which we are renowned.

Additional information

To discuss this position further, please contact Professor Paul Kwan phone 02 6773 2034 or email: paul.kwan@une.edu.au. To find out more about the School visit: https://www.une.edu.au/about-une/faculty-of-science-agriculture-business-and-law/school-of-science-and-technology

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights all for a fraction of the price you’d expect to pay in a major city. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

To find out more, visit: www.armidaleregion.com.au/ and/or www.experiencethehighs.com.au/

Closing Date:   26 June 2018

Reference No:   218

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in the position statement, in your application.


Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.