Free open Job in Australasia Lecturer/Senior Lecturer – Mechanical/Product Design Engineering at Swinburne University of Technology

  • Attractive salary package plus generous staff benefits
  • Full time, ongoing position based in Hawthorn
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering & Product Design Engineering 

Swinburne delivers excellence in teaching and research in science, technology, business, law, design and innovation. As a multi-sector provider, there are opportunities to apply for jobs in higher education, vocational education and pathways. Or you can work in professional services to support the delivery of quality education. Find jobs in marketing and communications, customer service, information technology, finance, human resources and administration. 

About the job
This position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer will be a research and teaching academic position in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Product Design Engineering in the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, which has a strong culture of research excellence.

You will undertake research and teaching in Mechanical/Product Design Engineering discipline, and contribute to other appropriate professional activities within the Faculty. In research, you will be expected to continue to drive our strong research excellence culture and make a significant contribution in collaboration with external partners as required.

You will mentor and support students on academic matters, and also supervise honours, masters and PhD students.

About you
To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • An earned doctoral qualification in Mechanical Engineering or relevant discipline area
  • Demonstrate an outstanding record of published work in high quality journals and a strong citation record
  • Demonstrated expertise in the relevant research discipline, with ability to design and conduct research projects, both independently and within a broader team

A full list of the selection criteria is available within the position description

What we offer
The diverse culture within Swinburne is a source of strength. We are proud to be recognised by the Workplace Gender Equality Agency as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality 2015 and of key initiatives such as our Pride@Swinburne Strategic Action Plan and our Reconciliation Action Plan which are integral components of our 2025 vision to be world class university creating social and economic impact through science, technology and innovation.

To find out more about the extensive benefits offered to Swinburne employees please visit: 

As we are a Child Safe Organisation, all appointments are subject to a valid Working with Children’s Check, therefore it will be a mandatory requirement to have and maintain a current Working with Children Check.

Please do not email or send paper applications, all applications must be submitted online. 

For further information about the position, please contact Guoxing Lu, Professor and Chair, Dept of Mechanical Engineering and Product Design on +613 9214 8669. 

If you are experiencing technical difficulties with your application, please contact the Recruitment team on +61 3 9214 8600 (option 2). 

Position number: 27063

Applications close at 5pm, Sunday 6th August 2017