Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering
Date 2015-04-13 11:04:03 Location : Oceania
Salary $84,939 to $100,867 + 17% super
The position is based in Bundoora, Australia
RMIT is a global university of technology and design, focused on creating solutions that transform the future for the benefit of people and their environments.
Situated within the College of Science, Engineering and Health, the School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is one of the largest and most progressive engineering schools in Australia. The School is recognised internationally for excellence in engineering education and high impact research, with engineering research ranked above world standard across all associated disciplines of the School and the top 51 - 100 in the world (QS, 2014). Aerospace engineering research is ranked in the top 3 in the country (Excellence in Research for Australia, ERA).
The School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering is nationally and internationally renowned for academic excellence and industry engagement in the discipline areas of Aerospace and Aviation Engineering, Manufacturing and Materials Engineering, and Mechanical and Automotive Engineering. We are widely recognised for our programs characterised by innovative project based learning and work integrated learning, supreme research facilities and robust relations with local and international industry leaders.
An opportunity has become available within the School, for a Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering. The Lecturer will focus on Solid Mechanics, Machine Design and Finite Element Analytics using contemporary CAE software. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in the academic activities of the School and the College and to pursue a program of professional development consistent with the strategic goals of the School.
To be considered for this opportunity you must possess a PhD in Engineering combined with Postdoctoral research experience in a relevant field. You will have a proven record of academic and/or professiona l achievement in Mechanical Engineering focusing on Solid Mechanics, Machine Design and/or Finite Element Analysis using contemporary CAE software. In addition, you will have demonstrated experience in teaching at tertiary education level and proven ability to develop high quality laboratory facilities to support teaching and research in designated areas.
To view a Position Description or to apply online please visit our website via the button below quoting job ref # 549711 or for confidential queries please contact Professor Aleksandar Subic, Dean of Engineering and Head of School on +61 3 9925 6000. Applications close on Sunday 10th May 2015. Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.
RMIT is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all sectors of the community.