Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Information Technology

Perth, Australia
06 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Engineering and Information Technology

  • Continuous, full time position
  • Lecturer |  $92k-109k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
  • Senior Lecturer |  $113k-130k plus 17% employer superannuation contributions
  • Salary Packaging opportunities
  • Ref: 1150H01/202007

The Information Technology discipline, which seats in the School of Engineering and IT, undertakes key research in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Image Processing, Computer Vision and Computer Graphics, Cyber Security and Networking, and Business Information Systems. The School’s teaching programs build on Murdoch’s vast experience in scientific training and research and provide our graduates with a lifelong career path.  The Information Technology discipline offers a wide range of undergraduate and post graduate courses for future and existing IT professionals, both in Perth and transnationally in Singapore and Dubai.

The Role

This position which is in the area of Operational Technology (including Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Robotics, Automation, and Cyber Security) will make a significant contribution to the research and teaching efforts of the School through performing impactful, cutting-edge investigations and the development of new teaching programs in the emerging field of Operational Technologies, preparation and delivery of lectures and tutorials, program coordination, and supervision of honours and postgraduate students.

A successful candidate will contribute to the research standing of the School and will teach a broad range of IT units including those at the edge between IT and Engineering, developing and applying innovative and contemporary teaching methods.

Skills and Experience

Applications are welcomed from candidates with a PhD in Computer Science or closely related fields, and with high-quality and highly cited peer-reviewed publications relevant to her/his area.  Applicants at a Senior Lecturer level will possess an excellent track record of teaching in disciplines that underpin the Operational Technology or closely related fields, with outstanding student feedback.

Applicants should be able to develop and teach new programs and units that are at the edge between IT and Engineering. Applicants interested in the Senior Lecturer are expected to have developed significant national and international recognition for their research, have attracted external research grants, have PhD completions, and possess ability to build rapidly their own research groups at Murdoch University.

Please refer to the Position Description for further detail on the duties, skills and experience required for this role.

Think Murdoch

With strong links to government, business and the community, Murdoch University helps people discover how to make a difference. Our staff and students are committed to high quality education, innovative research, and strong community engagement both locally and internationally.

Prospective staff can expect to enjoy the lively, natural campus and dynamic work environment, as well as a range of benefits and services unique to employment at Murdoch. There’s never been a better time to join us.

For more information or to apply:

Please visit http://jobs.murdoch.edu.au/ to view the Guide for Applicants and Position Description, here you will also find the online form to submit your application. Please note that emailed applications will not be accepted.

Closing date:  6 July 2018 (11:59pm)