Academic positions

UNSW Engineering, Innovation in action

One of the world’s top engineering universities

  • Cutting edge facilities and world-leading researchers
  • Commitment to educational excellence and innovation in teaching

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

As Australia’s leading engineering faculty, we create bold new solutions to globally relevant challenges to improve lives, driving partnerships with government and industry locally, regionally and internationally. 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.

UNSW is participating in the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Pilot Athena SWAN in Australia. 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.

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.

Applications close: Midnight, Sunday 28 May 2017

Positions available

UNSW Engineering has positions available across all our Schools, to individuals of exceptional calibre in the following fields:

Graduate School of Biomedical Engineering

School of Chemical Engineering

Schools of Chemical Engineering and Civil & Environmental Engineering

School of Computer Science & Engineering

School of Civil & Environmental Engineering

School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications

School of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

School of Mining Engineering

School of Petroleum Engineering

School of Photovoltaics & Renewable Energy Engineering

 Cross-school collaborations:

  • Transport Engineering (Schools of Computer Science & Engineering and Civil & Environmental Engineering)
  • Health Monitoring (Schools of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering)
  • Mining Systems and Automation (Schools of Mining Engineering, Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering)

Click on the relevant link above to view the position and to apply.

N.B. Internal candidates will need to apply via the jobs@unsw link within myUNSW.