Free open Job in Australasia Lecturer/Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in Manufacturing and Industrial System Engineering at University of Melbourne

Location: Parkville

Salary in AUD:

Level B: $98,775 – $117,290 p.a.

Level C: $120,993 – $139,510 p.a.

Level D: $145,685 – $160,500 p.a.

Plus 17% superannuation

Appointment based on qualifications and experience

The University of Melbourne is consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, at number 1 in Australia and number 32 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018). We are globally engaged, comprehensive, research-intensive and committed to respond to the major social, economic and environmental challenges of our time.

MSE is entering an exciting juncture as we work towards transforming engineering and IT research and teaching, guided by MSE 2025, our ten-year strategic plan. With an expected investment of $1 billion in people and infrastructure, we are creating the entrepreneurial leaders and technology of the future – the people and things that will drive innovation and productivity to make a sustainable impact on the world in which we live. 

Putting knowledge into action, MSE is set to open a new major engineering campus within the next five years. The Fishermans Bend campus based in Port Melbourne will facilitate collaboration with leading local and international organisations across the transport, energy, manufacturing, water, food, mining, defence and infrastructure sectors. MSE continues to attract the best staff and students with a global reputation, and has a commitment to knowledge for the betterment of society. It’s an incredibly exciting time to be joining MSE. 

The School of Electrical, Mechanical and Infrastructure (EMI) Engineering aims to build a world-class Manufacturing and Industrial Systems Engineering group based in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. This group has an incredible opportunity to take a lead role in providing cutting edge research and delivering exciting education programs to enable Australian and regional manufacturing to thrive into the future.

To contribute to these bold plans, we have two newly created roles for Lecturers/Senior Lecturers in Manufacturing and Industrial Systems Engineering. We are seeking candidates with experience in one or more of the critical areas of industrial systems, materials, process, information systems and industrial operations management.

You will have a strong research track record and experience in the development of industry-relevant education programs. You will naturally contribute to interdisciplinary research within the University and establish or strengthen collaborations with outside organisations.

  • You will have a background in Industrial systems Engineering, such as Mechanical, Electrical or Manufacturing Engineering.
  • Proven ability to develop high quality learning experiences and assessment tools across a broad range of subjects, including the capacity to develop and deliver seminars and lectures and other teaching activities.
  • Take a leading role in the department to actively foster and participate in industry liaison activities consistent.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills to engage with industry, government, research groups, diverse student cohort and a variety of other stakeholders.

If you are curious, motivated and ready to play a key role in this exciting new initiative, we are ready to open our doors to you. 

Applications close: 11 Feb 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time 

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