Academic Positions

UNSW Engineering, Innovation in action

  • Australia’s leading educator of engineering graduates
  • World-leading group of researchers and teachers
  • Commitment to educational excellence and innovation in teaching methodologies 

UNSW Engineering is recruiting outstanding and inspirational individuals to join our world-leading group of educators and researchers to build on our success and take the Faculty into the world’s top 20 engineering faculties.

As Australia’s leading engineering faculty, our goal is to educate to ensure our graduates create bold new solutions to globally relevant challenges to improve lives, driving partnerships with government and industry locally, regionally and internationally. This goal is achieved by providing an exciting curriculum overseen by top engineering educators, working within an innovative world-class research environment. With nine Schools and 66 years of experience, we combine the world’s best facilities and innovative research with an exciting and connected education experience to open doors for our graduates.

Successful candidates will have an excellent track record in their field and will have the passion and the vision to make a real difference in engineering education and research.

UNSW Engineering strongly encourages female applicants and actively supports women to succeed through specific Faculty and UNSW initiatives, generous parental leave provisions and flexible work practices.

Find out more about why UNSW Engineering is a great place to work.

Applicants from industry and professional backgrounds are especially welcome and should outline their equivalent level of standing as demonstrated by professional experience. N.B. Internal candidates will need to apply via the jobs@unsw link within myUNSW.

Academic Roles

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Human Computer Interaction

The School of Computer Science & Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to deliver outstanding teaching and student experience into undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, as well as undertaking research and fostering professional linkages in line with the School aims. The position involves teaching a range of engineering courses, including in the areas of human computer interaction, and computer science and engineering.

Applications close: Midnight, Sunday 12 November 2017

Academic Roles

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Construction Engineering, Structural Engineering and Water Engineering

The School of Civil & Environmental Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to deliver outstanding teaching and student experience into undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, as well as undertaking research and fostering professional linkages in line with the School aims. The position involves teaching a range of engineering courses, including in the areas of Construction Engineering or Project Management, Structural Engineering or Water Engineering.

Applications close: Midnight, Sunday 12 November 2017

Academic Roles

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Mining Engineering

The School of Mining Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to deliver outstanding teaching and student experience into undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs, as well as undertaking research and fostering professional linkages in line with the School aims. The position involves teaching a range of engineering courses, including in the areas of mining engineering.

Applications close: Midnight, Sunday 12 November 2017