Associate Professor In Mechanical And Automotive Engineering

at RMIT University


  • Bundoora Campus
  • Full-time, Continuing position
  • $132,918 - $146,434 p.a + 17% super

Our Organisation

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 Engineering came into existence on January 1, 2016 and comprises the previous schools of Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering; Civil, Environmental and Chemical Engineering; and Electrical and Computer Engineering.

The Role and Your Responsibilities

The Associate Professor is expected to make a significant contribution to the teaching and research efforts in Mechanical and Automotive discipline especially in Automotive Materials and Lightweight Manufacturing of Automotive and other Vehicle Structures such as Railways and Trains, Aircrafts, etc. The incumbent will be expected to participate in the academic activities of the School and the College and to pursue a program of professional development consistent with the strategic goals of the School. This is a senior academic position, within the Discipline of Mechanical and Automotive, who is expected to undertake high quality teaching, research and industry engagement in the designated field both nationally and internationally.

**Skills & Experience Required

** You will have a proven record of academic and/or professional achievement in Automotive Materials and Lightweight Manufacturing of Automotive, other Vehicle Structures and Applications. Your ability to undertake high quality research in the designated field resulting in high quality journal articles in recognized international journals and your ability to prepare and win competitive research grants and/or research contracts with industry will be essential to your success in this role.

To Apply

For further information please contact Professor Reza Nakhaie Jazar on +61 3 9925 6080 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 556829.

Applications close on Tuesday 18th April 2017.

RMIT is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and is an equal opportunity employer. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.

This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

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