Academic Positions in Australia’s leading Engineering Faculty

UNSW Engineering, Innovation in action

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. We combine the world’s best facilities and innovative research with an exciting and connected education experience to open doors for our graduates.

Positions Available

UNSW Engineering has a number of positions available to individuals of exceptional calibre, please click on the links below to find out more about the position you are interested in and to apply.

All Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

Internal candidates will need to apply via the jobs@unsw link within myUNSW. Successful candidates will have an excellent track record as relevant to the level of position applied for and importantly will have the passion and the vision for the University to make a real difference in engineering.

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.

Applicants with industry experience are especially welcome.

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

Academic Roles

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Humanitarian Engineering

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and School of Chemical Engineering is recruiting for an exceptional candidate to conduct high impact research, deliver outstanding teaching and student experience in the field of Humanitarian Engineering.

The role will develop an internationally recognised research program in the field of Humanitarian Engineering and contribute significantly to the achieving the teaching and service missions of the Schools and Faculty.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor / Professor in Resource Geology

The School of Petroleum Engineering and School of Mining Engineering is looking for a geologist/engineer capable of filling the research and teaching needs in Engineering Geology with a special research focus in Resource Geology.

The position will link the faculties research foci Energy, Water, Minerals, Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Digital Systems

The School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications is recruiting an exceptional candidate into the School’s research priority area of Digital Systems.

The role will conduct high impact research in Digital Systems and deliver outstanding teaching and student experience in the discipline of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, build industry engagement and contribute significantly to the leadership, service and engagement missions of the School and Faculty.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Robotics/Mechatronics

The School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to conduct high impact research in Robotics/Mechatronics.

You will deliver an outstanding teaching and student experience in the discipline of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, build industry engagement and contribute significantly to the leadership, service and engagement missions of the School and Faculty.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Multiscale Computational Solid Mechanics

The School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to conduct high impact research in Multiscale Computational Solid Mechanics.

You will deliver outstanding teaching and student experience in the discipline of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, build industry engagement and contribute significantly to the leadership, service and engagement missions of the School and Faculty.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Mine Waste Management Engineering

The School of Mining Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to maintain the School’s national and international profile in Mine Waste Management Engineering education and research.

The position will be closely involved with many of the School’s undergraduate and post graduate courses.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor / Professor in Underground Mining Geotechnical Engineering (Hard Rock)

The School of Mining Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to maintain the School’s national and international profile in Underground Mining Geotechnical Engineering. There will be a strong focus on hard rock mining education.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Mining Geotechnical Engineering

The School of Mining Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to maintain the School’s national and international profile in Mining Geotechnical Engineering education and research.

The position is expected to collaborate closely with other specialist UNSW geotechnical and engineering staff, and other national and international universities and research organisations.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Associate Professor / Professor in Geospatial Engineering – Remote Sensing

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering is recruiting for an exceptional candidate into the School’s research priority area of Geospatial Engineering – Remote Sensing.

The role will conduct high impact research in Geospatial Engineering in a field that align well with the disciplines of Civil Engineering, and/or Environmental Engineering.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Geotechnical Engineering

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering is looking to recruit two exceptional candidates to conduct high impact research, deliver outstanding teaching and student experience and build industry engagement in the field of Geotechnical Engineering.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Structural Engineering – Computational Mechanics

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering is recruiting an exceptional candidate into the School’s research priority area of Structural Engineering in the field of Computational Mechanics.

The role will conduct high impact research in Structural Engineering – Computational Mechanics, and deliver outstanding teaching and student experience in the discipline of Civil Engineering, build industry engagement and contribute significantly to the leadership, service and engagement missions of the School and Faculty.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor in Algorithms

The School of Computer Science and Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate to conduct high impact research in Algorithms.

You will deliver an outstanding teaching and student experience in the discipline of Computer Science and Engineering, build industry engagement and contribute significantly to the leadership, service and engagement missions of the School and Faculty.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor / Professor in Data Science

The School of Computer Science and Engineering is looking to add an exceptional candidate into the School’s research priority area of Data Science. Preferably the candidate will have a strong international research record in one of databases, data mining, or machine learning.

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)

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Lecturer / Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor / Professor in Medical Image Computing

The School of Computer Science and Engineering is looking for an exceptional candidate exceptional candidate for the School’s research priority area of Medical Image Computing.

The role will conduct high impact research in Medical Image Computing, and deliver an outstanding teaching and student experience. 

Applications close: Midnight, Friday 23 February 2018 (AEDT)