Lecturer In Cybersecurity

at La Trobe University

  • Continuing positions and fixed term contract for 3 years
  • Located at Melbourne (Bundoora) Campus
  • $92,248 - $109,258 per annum + up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University's success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia's research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria. Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we're passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

These positions are located in the Department of Computer Science and Information Technology in the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences. The Department undertakes a wide range of teaching and research programs in the area of databases, computational intelligence, software engineering, cybersecurity and mobile and wireless computing.

About these positions

We currently have multiple positions available within the Department, being:

  • 2 Full-time, Continuing positions
  • 1 Full-time, Fixed term contract for 3 years

These positions will develop, coordinate and deliver a high quality cybersecurity learning experience that engages students using a blended approach. Conduct and publish high quality and/or high impact research publications and contribute to writing up research findings.

Skills and Experience

To be considered for any of these positions you will have completed a PhD in a topic relevant to Cybersecurity and possess an Industry or Professional Certification. You will have a demonstrated capacity to independently and effectively conduct lectures, tutorials, assessments and examination marking in both face-to-face and online mode. You will also have evidence of high quality and/or high impact research conducted and published, and a growing record of scholarly publications in refereed journals and conferences.

Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this role.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


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How to apply

Closing date: Sunday, 7 October 2018 by 11.00pm AEST.

Position Enquiries: Professor Paul Watters, +61 3 9479 3415, p.watters@latrobe.edu.au

Position Description below:

Download File PD - Level B - Lecturer - Cybersecurity - Full-time positions.docx

Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter indicating if you are interested in being considered for the Continuing or Fixed term contract position for 3 years or both; and
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description (2-3 pages only).

Please scroll down to apply.

La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Deborah Dare, Recruitment Consultant on +61 3 9479 1241 or d.dare@latrobe.edu.au

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.

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