Snr Lec/Assoc Prof In Computer Science (Digital Health)

at RMIT University

  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full time- continuing position
  • $115,972-$153,844 p.a. + 17% superannuation

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. RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines. Computer Science, Software Engineering, and IT programs at RMIT University are offered through the disciplines of Computer Science and IT, and Computer Science and Software Engineering, which together comprise one of Australia's largest and leading educational facilities in the field.

The Role & Your Responsibilities

The role will contribute to the teaching and research efforts of the School. The appointee will make a significant contribution to the delivery of programs and to be actively involved in research, consulting and other professional activities to achieve success in attracting research funding and to produce high quality outputs. The role will consist of important research leadership in embedding research expertise into the life of the School and will be required to develop high-quality, productivity-driven networks across RMIT with local, national and global, internal and external partners.

Skills & Experience Required

As a successful candidate, you will have demonstrated ability to coordinate courses, prepare and deliver into programs at undergraduate and post- graduate levels, with the ability to design and implement innovative approaches to student-centred learning and quality improvement. Essential to the role, you will deliver core Computer Science and programming courses; the ability to deliver courses in Software Engineering / Software Systems would be highly desirable. In addition, as a passionate leader you will manage funded research projects including complex budgets and reporting requirements. This position is particularly targeted at an academic that can contribute to research and projects in Digital Health and Health Analytics, e.g., Data Science approaches to predicting illness and injury, effectiveness of interventions, etc. In particular, the successful candidate is expected to contribute strongly to multi-disciplinary projects within the CRC for Digital Health. For an Associate Professor, a profile of research leadership at the national level and extensive experience of managing a group of HDR candidates, with a strong history of winning and leading grant projects and successful completions of candidature, is expected.

To Apply

For further information please contact Lawrence Cavedon on +61 3 9925 2****325 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 572134. Download File Snr Lec . Ass Pro - Comp Sci - Digital Health.docx

Applications close on Thursday 31st January 2019

Applicants must separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check. RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.

Melbourne Victoria Australia

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