A permanent Lecturer (Assistant Professor) position in computing at the University of Southern Queensland, Australia is currently open for application. The deadline is 29 November 2020. 

Please see the following for the details. 

The application website is https://usq.nga.net.au/cp/?audiencetypecode=ext (checking out "Lecturer (computing)")

Lecturer (Computing)

Remuneration range $114,762 to $135,644 pa
Full-time continuing appointment
Toowoomba campus

School of Sciences

About us

The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) is a young, dynamic university dedicated to providing quality programs and degrees in a flexible and supportive environment.  In just over 50 years, USQ has become a prominent teaching and research institution providing education worldwide from three regional locations – Springfield, Ipswich and Toowoomba.

Our computing discipline offers contemporary and innovative programs that support our students to be industry-ready for successful careers.  We are currently seeking a Lecturer (Computing) to join our School of Sciences and make a valued contribution to teaching and research in Information Technology at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels.  Joining a large and diverse team, you will:

-- deliver course content using different teaching modes (including on campus and online) to students ranging from service teaching to those specialising in Computing and Information Technology;
-- work collaboratively with the Computing and Information Technology team to lead the delivery and update of a range of courses including Operating Systems, Web Technology, Software Engineering and Network Programming;
-- promote and market computing related programs;
-- undertake high quality Computational research particularly in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science, and other priority research areas;
-- contribute to new course development including the development of mirror courses (based on existing content) at either the undergraduate or postgraduate level.

You will possess relevant tertiary qualifications along with the ability to undertake quality research as evidenced by publication in high quality journals, external research grant funding and successful HDR supervision.  With strong technical skills in Linux server administration, containerisation and virtualisation, you will develop and deliver high-quality, multi-mode teaching to a diverse student cohort in the areas of application development, Web technology, Node.js and DevOps. You will also have the capability to contribute to teaching of non-computing courses, and administer computing systems and resources.

The capacity to operate as a CCNA Instructor and significant experience administering networks will be highly regarded.  

Your ability to work collaboratively and collegially with fellow academics, professional staff and external stakeholders to achieve positive outcomes in cross-disciplinary and geographically distributed teams, coupled with a capacity to leverage emerging technologies to ensure the provision of high quality, contemporary programs and courses  and a positive student experience will be key to your success in this rewarding role.

Please note that some travel between USQ campuses may be required. 

At USQ, you will work alongside a diverse team of talented and highly regarded academics and professionals in a flexible, supportive environment.  The University is committed to ensuring that our people can maintain a healthy work-life balance and provides a range of flexible options that support employees to work in ways that suit their individual commitments while still achieving their full potential at work.

Reference Number:  103605
Term:  Full-time continuing appointment
Salary:  Total remuneration range $114,762 to $135,644 pa (includes salary range of $96,971 to $114,616 pa, employer superannuation contributions of 17% of salary and annual leave loading)
Closes:  Sunday 29 November 2020

At USQ we are united by our core values of Respect, Integrity and Excellence, which guide our daily actions and decision making.

If you think you can bring this role to life, we invite you to submit your resume along with a two-page statement outlining your motivation and suitability for the role. You can find out more about the role in the position description.

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