Human Resources

Employment Opportunities

UNSW Canberra consists of four Schools which form a campus of the University of New South Wales. Located at the Australian Defence Force Academy, UNSW Canberra provides undergraduate courses to midshipmen and officer cadets as well as postgraduate courses and research opportunities to civilian and defence personnel. Staff enjoy pleasant surroundings and have access to various facilities and free parking.

UNSW Canberra offers excellent conditions of employment, with family friendly work practices in place to assist staff. These arrangements may include: flex-time; permanent part time work; job sharing; leave such as parental leave and carer's leave.

How to Apply

Why Work at UNSW Canberra?

Academic Positions

School of Engineering and Information Technology

PROFESSOR AND HEAD OF SCHOOL

Ref: SEIT 30545

Salary:

  • An attractive remuneration package with additional research support will be offered

UNSW Canberra has provided high quality undergraduate and postgraduate education to the Australian Defence Force at ADFA since the Academy opened in 1986. It also attracts local and international students to its postgraduate programs. The School of Engineering and Information Technology (SEIT) is the largest of four Schools at UNSW Canberra. SEIT is now seeking an outstanding scholar and an inspiring academic leader to be the next Head. The person appointed will: • Play a strategic leadership role in building on the School’s research achievements. • Ensure the continued excellence of its teaching programs at all levels. • Make a substantial contribution to UNSW Canberra’s senior management team. • Engage with both government and industry to further the strategic interests and strengths of the School, and UNSW Canberra more broadly. • Work collegially with the University leadership team to shape and realise the strategic priorities and performance of the University. This is a five-year renewable position. The successful candidate will also hold a substantive continuing appointment as a Professor. An attractive remuneration package with additional research support will be offered.

For additional information about this position, please contact Dr Jim Sait on +61 2 8904 1532), or email HeadSEIT@odgersberndtson.com.

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EEO groups are encouraged to apply. The University reserves the right to fill the position by invitation.

Applications Close: 9:00 am on 12 September 2014

School of Engineering and Information Technology

Research Associate

Ref: RA SEIT (SE)

Salary:

  • Level A: $66,311pa - $88,415pa (+ super)

An exciting opportunity exists for a research associate which will involve conducting research in the area of Structural Engineering and the candidate will be responsible for the development of research results and their publication in international journals and conferences as well as actively contributing to funding applications.

For additional information about this position, please contact Dr Mahmud Ashraf on (02) 6268 8334 or email mahmud.ashraf@adfa.edu.au.

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(2 year Fixed Term )

Applications Close: 12:00 am on 15 September 2014

Important: Before you apply, please have ready your Application (addressing the Selection Criteria) and your Resume, combined into a single DOC, DOCX or PDF file no greater than 5MB, as this will be required for uploading when you have completed the online application form.

 

School of Engineering and Information Technology

Research Associate

Ref: RA SEIT (SSSE)

Salary:

  • Level B - $ 92,848pa – $109,455pa (+ super)

An exciting position exists within the School of Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW Canberra, for a Research Associate. The successful applicant will undertake research in Systems Science and Systems Engineering, as well as assist in School sessional teaching activities.

For additional information about this position, please contact Dr Mike Ryan on (02) 6268 8200 or email m.ryan@adfa.edu.au.

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(2year Fixed Term)

Applications Close: 9:00 am on 15 September 2014

Important: Before you apply, please have ready your Application (addressing the Selection Criteria) and your Resume, combined into a single DOC, DOCX or PDF file no greater than 5MB, as this will be required for uploading when you have completed the online application form.

 

School of Engineering and Information Technology

Research Associate

Ref: RA SEIT (FS)

Salary:

  • Level A: $66,311pa - $88,415pa (+ super)

An exciting opportunity exists for a research associate working on the measurement of air speed in commercial aircraft using diode-laser absorption spectroscopy of oxygen. This is a two-year Level A Research Associate position. The project involves implementing a robust air speed measurement system that can replace or augment the traditional pitot-static measurements commonly used in aircraft.

For additional information about this position, please contact Sean O'Byrne on (02) 6268 8353 or email S.O'Byrne@adfa.edu.au.

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(2 year Fixed Term )

Applications Close: 9:00 am on 15 September 2014

Important: Before you apply, please have ready your Application (addressing the Selection Criteria) and your Resume, combined into a single DOC, DOCX or PDF file no greater than 5MB, as this will be required for uploading when you have completed the online application form.

 

School of Engineering and Information Technology

Research Associate

Ref: RA SEIT(MAV)

Salary:

  • Level A: $66,311pa - $88,415pa (+ super)

An exciting opportunity exists for a research associate working on improving the autonomy of Micro Air Vehicles in cluttered environments such as urban landscapes. This is a two-year Level A Research Associate position. The project involves research into modern control techniques, machine vision and novel sensing paradigms.

For additional information about this position, please contact Dr Matthew Garratt on (02) 6268 8267 or email m.garratt@adfa.edu.au.

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(2 year Fixed Term)

Applications Close: 9:00 am on 15 September 2014

Important: Before you apply, please have ready your Application (addressing the Selection Criteria) and your Resume, combined into a single DOC, DOCX or PDF file no greater than 5MB, as this will be required for uploading when you have completed the online application form.

 


Professional Positions

Information Communication and Technology Services

Information and System Manager

Ref: ICTS 30500

Salary:

  • Level 9: $106,345pa - $112,843 pa (+17% super)

The Information Communications and Technology Services at UNSW Canberra is currently seeking an Information and System Manager to join their team. This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining information system solutions, developing and implementing an information management framework and model, working closely with the business units and schools improving the sharing information, collaboration and management.

For additional information about this position, please contact Mr Newton Braga on (02) 6268 8134 or email n.braga@adfa.edu.au.

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(Full time)

Applications Close: 9:00 am on 1 September 2014

Important: Before you apply, please have ready your Application (addressing the Selection Criteria) and your Resume, combined into a single DOC, DOCX or PDF file no greater than 5MB, as this will be required for uploading when you have completed the online application form.

 




UNSW Canberra is an equal opportunity employer. We value merit-based employment, diversity, fair and flexible work practices and equity in employment. Our employment policies address continued disadvantage experienced by particular groups of people in the workplace, including women, indigenous Australians, people with disabilities and those who suffer disadvantage on the basis of race or ethnicity.