Free open Job in Australasia Lecturer / Senior Lecturer – Biomedical Engineering at University of Technology Sydney

Joining the School of Biomedical Engineering, your research will contribute to advancing understanding in the following research areas within the School: 3D printing or bioprinting related to tissue engineering and/or medical device design; medical technologies such as genomics; single cell sequencing; bioinformatics; machine learning and imaging related to ageing research to address diseases in the ageing population including musculoskeletal disorders, cancer, cardiovascular, and neural degeneration. You will also have the experience and capability to deliver outstanding innovative teaching in these and other areas of biomedical engineering, with the vision and drive to tackle new challenges.

The Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology (FEIT) is an Australian leader in practice-based learning and industry engagement and recognised internationally for its areas of research strength and expertise. The Faculty delivers rigorous, practical, and industry-focused education and research that encourages disruptive technologies and cultivates exceptional engineering and information technology professionals.

UTS has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion and is focused on increasing gender equity in STEMM through the Women in Engineering and IT (WiET) initiative, our participation in the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) pilot of the Athena SWAN Charter, and progressive/innovative programs such as our Research Equity Initiative.

Reporting to the Head of School, you will develop and align subject content and delivery to the UTS Model of Learning and ensure that the curriculum meets the needs of internal and external stakeholders. You will also work with the Deputy Head of School (Research) to align your research with the strategy of the School and Faculty.

Skills and Experience:

  • A PhD in a cognate discipline relevant to the School.
  • A strong scholarly track record in research.
  • Demonstrated capacity to obtain research grants and other support for research projects and ability to forge links with industry and other key stakeholders.
  • Extensive experience and ability to teach and coordinate subjects and develop curriculum within the Biomedical Engineering Program.
  • Demonstrated ability to implement teaching methods that align with the UTS Model of Learning and Learning Futures.
  • Recent industry experience in biomedical engineering will be highly regarded.

For appointment at Lecturer level, you must be able to demonstrate experience of teaching to undergraduate/postgraduate students and supervising undergraduate/masters level student projects in Biomedical Engineering-related disciplines and a developing track record of high quality publications in one or more of the research areas listed above, along with the demonstrated capacity to obtain research funding or other support for research.

For appointment at Senior Lecturer level, you must be able to demonstrate a track record of successful and substantive grant applications, a strong track record of high quality publications in one or more of the research areas listed above, the capacity to deliver an outstanding student experience, and an ability to undertake successful academic leadership.


Salaries range between $101,932 – $116,641 (Lecturer) and $123,911 – $138,453 (Senior Lecturer) plus super.

The university offers 17% employer provided superannuation in addition to the base salary. This appointment will be on continuing full-time basis.

How to Apply

Visit our website for more information and to apply: and search by reference IRC114031.

Closing Date: Wednesday 22nd August 2018 at 11.59pm (AEST).