Job Reference: 941154
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Curtin University is seeking a Lecturer for a teaching and research role in
the discipline of Mechanical Engineering based at the Bentley (Perth) campus
in Western Australia. The successful candidate will develop and deliver
curriculum in the rapidly growing undergraduate and postgraduate coursework
degrees, undertake research related to Mechanical and Industrial and Systems
Engineering, and supervise honours and postgraduate research students.
This position will contribute to the overall output of excellence in Teaching
and Research in the School of Civil and Mechanical Engineering. Your ability
to connect emerging technologies with mechanical engineering will be highly
regarded. You will supervise honours project students as well as higher degree
research students (PhD or Masters).
This is an exciting career opportunity for you to play a significant role at a
vibrant institution and be part of a dynamic team with a passion for teaching,
research, and community engagement.
The position is located on the Bentley Campus of Curtin University but may
involve collaborations with Curtin campuses in Malaysia and Dubai or education
partners in Sri Lanka.
The position will involve engaging with students, collaborators, industry
partners and developing funding proposals.
As this is a continuing (permanent) role, only Permanent Residents and
Australian Citizens will be considered. We are looking for candidates who are
prepared to commence into this position by September 2022.
The School of Civil and Mechanical Engineering is a collegial working
environment, which undertakes outstanding theoretical and applied research,
and runs highly regarded and popular teaching programs at the undergraduate
and postgraduate level.
Curtin University is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide (ARWU
2021 and QS World University Rankings 2021) and is placed 17th in the world
for universities less than 50 years old (QS Top 50 Under 50 2021). Curtin is
WA's most preferred university, with highly engaged industry-facing partners,
a major global player, with well-integrated campuses in Singapore, Malaysia,
Mauritius, and Dubai.
Curtin University offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package, a
friendly and collaborative work environment, generous leave entitlements,
flexible working arrangements, generous superannuation, and salary-packaging.
Our vibrant campus also includes an art gallery, gym, childcare, medical
centre, and endless food options.
For more information on our university, please visit www. curtin.edu.au
Your application should include a cover letter, your CV and separate document
addressing the selection criteria (noted below) to allow us to assess your
suitability for this role.
PhD in Mechanical Engineering or field directly related to Mechanical
Evidence of a capability or potential to develop and deliver high-quality
teaching in Mechanical Engineering or related fields
Evidence of a capability or potential to deliver high quality research in
Mechanical Engineering related fields
High level communication and interpersonal skills with a commitment to the
development of a collegial and supportive working environment and the
ability to interact with students and staff with cross cultural
Capacity to deliver teaching and research related to the use and
application of emerging technologies (e.g., data engineering, automation,
predictive analytics) in engineering domains
Excellent software development skills and experience with delivery of
Track record of interdisciplinary research collaboration
Track record of engagement with industry, community, or government in
relation to research and/or teaching
Evidence of engagement at the professional or disciplinary level
Applications close: 11 August 2022, 10pm AWST
Applicants should note that prior to appointment, you will need to have a
current National Police Records check, undergo character, integrity, and
reference checks, and provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination and
booster (if eligible).
If you have any queries about this role, or wish to know more about this
opportunity, please contact Ramesh Narayanaswamy, Deputy Head of School on 08
9266 4483 or email@example.com
If your query is in relation to the application process, please contact our
careers team on 08 9266 9000 (option 3,1).