Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Hydraulic Engineering)

La Trobe University
Melbourne, VIC, Australia
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Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
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Not Specified
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Job No.:558037

Work type:Continuing

  • Full-time Continuing position at the Bendigo Campus
  • Level B:  $93,632 - $110,897 per annum + up to 17% superannuation
  • Level C:  $114,352 - $131,620 per annum + up to 17% superannuation

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.  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.

About the position

This Teaching and Research Academic position is in the School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences based at our Bendigo Campus.  The School has a reputation for innovative course design and offers a range of general and specialist undergraduate and postgraduate courses that incorporates strong industry engagement.

A Level B academic will develop, coordinate and teach a high quality learning experience that engages students through tutorials, practical classes, demonstrations, workshops, student field excursions, clinical sessions and/or studio sessions.  You will also conduct and publish high quality and/or high impact research and product conference/seminar papers and publications from that research. 

In addition, a Level C academic will provide leadership and mentoring, play a significant role in research projects and obtain necessary research funding from contracts/grants/consultancies.

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this position, you will possess a PhD or equivalent accreditation in a relevant discipline area, as well as a demonstrated research focus in areas such as environmental or water resources engineering and water treatment technologies.

You will have demonstrated competence in teaching and curriculum development, with the ability to supervise or co-supervise honours and postgraduate students.  Strong record of research publications and the ability to participate or lead industry engagement is essential.

Please refer to the relevant Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for that position.

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.


Please click on this link for a full list of Benefits http://www.latrobe.edu.au/jobs/working/benefits

How to apply

Closing date:  Wednesday, 27 March 2019 by 11.55pm AEDST.

Position Enquiries:   Associate Professor Hossam Aboel-Naga, +61 3 9479 1181 or 

HR/Recruitment Enquiries:  Deborah Dare, Recruitment Consultant, +61 3 9479 1241 or 

Position Descriptions below:

  • PD - Level B - Lecturer - Hydraulic Engineering (Bendigo).docx
  • PD - Level C - Senior Lecturer - Hydraulic Engineering (Bendigo).docx

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

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