Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer in Environmental Engineering
RMIT University
Australia

Associate Professor/Senior Lecturer in Environmental Engineering

Job no: 592652
Work type: Full time - Continuing/Permanent
Categories: Engineering, Teaching, Teaching and Research

  • Full-time, ongoing position 
  • Academic Level C or D [$120, 657 - $160, 059] +17% Superannuation
  • Flexible Working Arrangements
  • Based at the City campus, but may be required to work and/or be based at other campuses of the University

About us

RMIT is a multi-sector university of technology, design and enterprise with more than 91,000 students and 11,000 staff globally. RMIT offers postgraduate, undergraduate, vocational education and online programs to provide students with a variety of work-relevant pathways.

Our purpose is to offer life-changing experiences for our students, and to help shape the world with research, innovation, teaching and industry engagement. With strong industry connections forged over 130 years, collaboration with industry remains integral to RMIT’s leadership in education, applied and innovative research, and to the development of highly skilled, globally focused graduates.

Culture

Our Values inspire us, wherever we are in the world, and guide how we live and work together.

Imagination. Agility. Courage. Passion. Impact. Inclusion.

What unites us is our purpose and our values; they are at the heart of who we are, what we stand for, how we make decisions and connect with each other.

Our people make everything at the University possible. We encourage new approaches to work and learning, stimulating change to drive positive impact. RMIT exists to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work. You will be a part of a productive and collaborative team, who values working relationships and outcomes through open and inclusive planning, continuous information sharing and transparent work practices.

About the role /College

The College comprises four Schools delivering a broad range of programs in science, engineering, health and technology at apprenticeship, certificate, bachelor, masters and PhD levels.  Many programs articulate between vocational and higher education, creating pathways for further study.  There is a vibrant research community attracting funding from a range of government and industry sources. The College has an annual income of approximately $425 million and employs over 1,000 staff providing on and offshore programs to approximately 20,000 students.

As a top 100 university in the world for engineering (2015 QS Rankings by Faculty; Engineering and Technology), RMIT Engineering provides students with work-relevant education programs, access to excellent research facilities and opportunities to engage in creative real-world project work through robust relations with local and international industry leaders.

RMIT Engineering’s education is based on innovation and creativity. Key discipline areas in the School of Engineering provide programs with flexible pathways to global careers or postgraduate research.

Details relating to the School/College Office may be found on at: www.rmit.edu.au/seh

About you

The candidate for the position of Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer is expected to make a significant contribution to the teaching and research efforts in the Discipline of Chemical and Environmental Engineering in particular, Environmental Engineering.

As an Associate Professor or Senior Lecturer, you will:

  • Contribute to the academic and professional development of the School of Engineering and Chemical and Environmental Engineering Discipline in teaching, research and course/program development in Environmental Engineering.
  • Contribute to course development and teaching in the Chemical and Environmental Engineering Discipline and particularly in the undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Environmental Engineering.
  • Support the development of interdisciplinary activities in Teaching and Learning and research, and contribute to developing and coordinating School programs including onshore and off-shore in the relevant field.
  • Maintain close interaction with industry and professional bodies, locally and internationally, to ensure that the research, teaching programs and learning activities in the nominated specialist areas are recognized as the preferred supplier of academic services.
  • Initiate and conduct high quality research, including supervision of higher degree students, consistent with the development focus of the School, in the relevant specialist areas.

The successful candidate will have:

  •  A record of academic and/or professional achievement in Environmental Engineering.
  • Ability to undertake high quality research in the designated field resulting in high quality journal articles in recognized international journals
  • Significant industry experience with proven ability to build links and win research contracts with industry.
  • Ability to develop high quality teaching and learning resources in the designated field.
  • Experience in tertiary teaching resulting in high student satisfaction.
  • Demonstrated experience in supervising PhD research students towards successful completion. 

Qualification

Mandatory: PhD in Environmental Engineering or an allied discipline

Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working with Children check.

Preferred: Completion of the Essentials in Tertiary Teaching Practice program or equivalent1 (if the appointed candidate does not meet this requirement at time of appointment, they will be supported to complete this as a requirement to fulfil their probation).

Bring Your Whole Self to Work

We are better for our diversity. When we listen to those who are different to us, or challenge us, we grow stronger together. When we feel like we belong, we can achieve so much more. We respect each other, embrace our differences and build a sense of belonging in our team and beyond.

We are proud that our dedication to diversity has been recognised by a broad spectrum of external organisations. Visit our Linkedin Life pages to learn more and see some of our most recent wins.

To Apply 

Please submit your CV and covering letter addressing your suitability for this position by clicking on the ‘Apply’ link below. Please note that applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria in a separate document.

For any questions relating to this role please contact Srinivasan Madapusi on srinivasan.madapusi@rmit.edu.au

Download File Senior Lecturer PD_Level C.pdf

Download File Associate Professor PD_Level D.pdf

Applications close on 28 February 2021 at 11:55pm.

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RMIT is a Disability Confident Recruitment Team and we are happy to adjust the recruitment process for your accessibility requirements. Please contact us at TalentSupport@rmit.edu.au telling us your preferred type of communication and we will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss your requirements.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.

Please note that whilst we still accept applications from any persons interested in our roles, due to the impacts of COVID-19, we are currently prioritising applications from those with current working rights in Australia and who are not affected by travel restrictions. Please see the latest updates to Australia’s immigration and border arrangements during the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak: https://covid19.homeaffairs.gov.au/

We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.

Application close: 28 Feb 2021 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time


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