Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Robotics Engineering

  • Flinders University
  • Australia, SA
  • Jul 8, 2024
Science, Technology, Engineering Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Position Details

About the Role

The College of Science and Engineering is seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Robotics Engineering to join its talented academic staff at Flinders University. The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer will produce quality research and deliver undergraduate and/or postgraduate teaching in engineering, with particular emphasis on areas related to AI and machine learning applied to robotic and autonomous systems, as well as contributing to current Flinders Engineering research strengths in Defence and related areas.

Robotics Engineering at Flinders University is growing and is a key part of the Centre for Defence Engineering Research and Training which has a well-established research track record and advanced lab facilities in autonomous systems, and the Factory of the Future, a world-class advanced manufacturing test facility that is one of the first of its kind in Australia.

In this Teaching & Research (Balanced) position, key responsibilities will include:

Please note, this position is eligible for visa sponsorship and relocation support. Therefore, international applicants who do not currently hold Australian work rights and meet the eligibility requirements are welcome to apply.

About You

The ideal candidate will demonstrate a strong track record of industry collaboration, teaching excellence and winning research grants within the area of robotics engineering. As an innovative leader within teaching and research, you will strive to grow the reputation of research in robotics engineering and demonstrate a student-focused approach to maximise learning outcomes.

Candidates will be determined to be suitable for Level B or Level C positions depending on their relevant experience. In this position, you will also demonstrate:

About the College of Science and Engineering

At the College of Science and Engineering we believe in the power of science and engineering to solve real world problems. Our vision is to provide internationally recognised science and engineering education programs that are accessible, student centred, innovative and impactful. As well as being globally recognised for our research to advance science and engineering by creating new technologies that make our world more connected, secure, healthy, and sustainable. We seek to understand the past, but also to create the world of the future. Our College is an exciting place to research, study, and work, supported by best practice teaching methods, practical work-related learning, and advanced facilities.

Supporting women in STEM

At Flinders University, we embrace and celebrate diversity and are committed to achieving gender equality in employment by identifying and removing any discriminatory employment barriers and taking action to promote gender equality in the workplace. We have been awarded Institutional Bronze Accreditation in the SAGE Athena SWAN program, recognising the University's ongoing efforts towards achieving gender equity.

Ours is an inclusive culture that believes absolutely in equality and opportunity for all. We don't just accommodate differences; we embrace and celebrate them. So, why work at Flinders?

Prescribed Conditions for Employment

How to Apply and Information

Applications to be submitted before 10:00 pm Sunday, 11 August 2024.

Please note, late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.

At Flinders we embrace and celebrate diversity and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and people of all ages, ethnicities, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities.


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