Associate Professor in Geospatial Science

Location
Melbourne, Australia
Posted
28 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
31 Jul 2018
Ref
564456
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD Location
  • Full-Time, Continuing Position
  • $136,906 p.a. + 17% Superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Science is one of RMIT's top-performing research schools, we deliver research that addresses the 'real life questions' essential to Australia's innovation agenda.

In the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject, RMIT is 16th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 36th in the world (fourth highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment. We are also among the world's top 100 universities in Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies).

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role and Responsibilities

The Associate Professor will provide leadership and foster excellence in research, learning, and teaching in Geospatial Science. You will be at the forefront of actively establishing and growing collaborations, links, and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities both nationally and internationally.

Skills & Experience Required

You will have a track record of high-quality and recognised contributions in international research publications. Your ability to successfully attract research funding and/or industry funded research will be essential to your success in the role. Your research and teaching profile will strengthen an established area of strength in Geospatial Sciences at RMIT, such as Surveying. The successful applicant will also have demonstrated leadership ability, with the potential to manage and supervise academic teams and to foster productive collaboration with in the School of Science and the wider University.

To Apply

For further information please contact Assoc. Dean Matt Duckham on +61 3 9925 0966 or to view a position description visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 564456.

Applications close on Tuesday 31st July 2018.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.