Applications are invited for a Lecturer (Level B) position in Mechatronics within the School of Computing, Engineering & Mathematics.
The School offers a diverse range of innovative professional degrees at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in a dynamic yet relevant mix of disciplines in computing, information technology, engineering, construction and industrial design. The successful applicant is expected to be involved in a broad spectrum of academic activities, ranging from development and delivery of innovative interdisciplinary academic programs with core Mechatronic Engineering subjects at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels to leading student projects for world competitions.
The appointee is expected to lead and supervise the research of undergraduate and postgraduate students in projects, which address recognised grand challenges with high impact. To achieve these, the person in this position is anticipated to be able to form strategic interdisciplinary teams with staff and students, and collaborations with external partners where needed, and to have the ability to identify funding opportunities to sustain such projects and bring them to tangible success. There are many exciting developments at Western Sydney University.
Over the next few months we plan to fill 5 new engineering positions to strengthen our engineering disciplines. We have numerous opportunities for devoted career academics to conduct high quality research with industry and government organisations and to be a part of new ways of teaching.
The University is located in the Greater Western Sydney which is the fastest growing region with the highest level of capital infrastructure investment per capita in Australia. The current undergraduate and postgraduate engineering programs are both very strong and we will also launch new degrees in Software Engineering and Environmental Engineering and double degree programs in 2018 and 2019.
If you are interested in making a difference in students’ lives and the region, then join us in this new phase of development of the engineering teaching and research at Western Sydney University. Engineering at WSU is a flagship program at Western Sydney University with over 1400 undergraduate and 300 postgraduate students enrolled. The undergraduate engineering programs continually achieve high student satisfaction in national surveys and many of our graduates are working for the leading engineering companies in Sydney, Australia and internationally.
Applicants must address the selection criteria specified in the Position Description.
Remuneration Package: Lecturer Level B $115,647 to $136,463 p.a. (comprising salary $97,723 to $115,393 p.a. plus 17% superannuation plus leave loading)
Appointment Type: Ongoing Position
Enquiries: Professor Richard Yang, firstname.lastname@example.org phone + 61 (02) 47360112
Closing Date: 1st March 2018