Lecturer, Information Technology

at La Trobe University

  • Conductive innovative and high impact research and contribute to a robust culture of excellence
  • Full time, continuing role
  • Teaching and Research position
  • Based at the Bendigo campus
  • $90,748 to $107,758 per annum plus up to 17% superannuation

The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology undertakes a wide range of teaching and research programs in the area of databases, computational intelligence, software engineering, cybersecurity, and mobile and wireless computing. The Department is committed to the development and exploration of new and innovative teaching and research programs which drives opportunities for multidisciplinary collaborations across the School/College and the University

About the role

The department at Bendigo is pursuing active world class research within the area of Internet of Things, research experience and a current track record in one or more of the following areas would be desirable: data science for IoT, machine learning for IoT, data visualisation for IoT, decision support systems, edge processing. The successful candidate will be expected to develop high quality innovative curriculum, deliver engaging teaching to a high standard and obtain research funding through various methods. You will supervise Higher Degree by Research, honours and postgraduate students, participate in innovative course level curriculum design, development and review and coordinate subjects in this newly created position.

Skills & Experience

You will have completed a PhD in a relevant area or the equivalent experience, a strong research record coupled with experience in the preparation of research proposals. You will have a strong track record for developing curriculum and teaching excellence, competence in computer coding and the ability to teach computer science subjects. The Department is looking for a strong candidate in the broad area of information technology to support the wide range of programs in the Department with good knowledge of industry 4.0, construction, manufacturing, healthcare, smart cities, mining and agriculture.

A graduate Certificate in Higher Education or evidence of equivalent professional preparation for H.E teaching is advantageous.

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: 11pm Sunday 8th December 2019

Position Enquiries: Associate Professor, Simon Egerton, TEL: +61 3 5444 7273 or Email: s.egerton@latrobe.edu.au Position Description below:

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

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description.

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La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Justin Bolton, Recruitment Consultant on +61 3 9479 1073 or j.bolton@latrobe.edu.au

To apply and to view position description please visit http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs and search for job number 558958 under current vacancies.

La Trobe is a participant in the Athena SWAN Charter to enhance gender equality in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics disciplines. As such, we especially encourage female applicants to apply.

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. La Trobe University turns 50 in 2017, and over the half century of its existence it has established a reputation as an innovative and accessible university, willing to take risks and take on challenges. 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.

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