Job offer: Senior Lecturer, Geospatial Sciences at RMIT University, Melbourne.
Job no: 556496
Work type: Full time – Continuing/Permanent
Categories: Education, Sciences
- Convenient CBD location
- Full-time, Fixed-term position
- $110,386 – $127,286 p.a + 17% super
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.
Situated within the College of Science, Engineering and Health, the School of Science came into existence on January 1, 2016 and comprises the previous schools of Applied Sciences; Mathematical and Geospatial Sciences; and Computer Science and Information Technology. The School encompasses the disciplines of Chemistry, Physics, Food Sciences and Molecular Bioscience, Mathematics and Geospatial Sciences, and Computer Science and IT.
The Role and Your Responsibilities
The School of Science at RMIT invites applications for the position of Senior Lecturer in Geospatial Sciences. The successful applicant will be an active researcher, with a track record of high-quality research publications and demonstrated potential to supervise research students and attract competitive government and industry-based research funding. The appointee is also expected deliver engaging and high-quality teaching in his or her area of specialisation, and have enthusiasm for developing innovative new approaches to teaching and learning. The appointee will actively establish and maintain collaborations, links, and partnerships with academic, industry and professional communities both nationally and internationally. Within the university, appointee is expected to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics within the Geospatial Sciences discipline, the School of Science, and the University more widely.
Skills & Experience Required
The successful candidate will be an outstanding researcher and a passionate teacher with expertise that complements the established strengths of the large and vibrant Geospatial Sciences discipline group in the School of Science. Applicants with an established track record of research expertise in geographic information visualisation, cartography, geovisual analytics, or related areas are especially encouraged to apply.
For further information please contact Professor Matt Duckham on +61 3 9925 50966 or visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job reference number 556496.
Applications close on Sunday 26th February 2017. Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.
RMIT is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and is an equal opportunity employer. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.
Application close: 26 Feb 2017 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time