Teaching & Research Positions - School of Civil and Mechanical Engineering (CME)

4 opportunities within our School of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Join a vibrant campus with gym, child care, wellness programs and medical serv, Agile and flexible working environment.CME has four Teaching & Research, and/or Teaching-focused positions available, as listed below, based at our Bentley campus:

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Materials/construction Civil Engineering
ALB/ALC Continuing role - $99,530 - $140,416 plus 17% superannuation
Teaching Focused or Teaching and Research Focused
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Geotechnical Civil Engineering
ALB/ALC Continuing role - $99,530 - $140,416 plus 17% superannuation
Teaching Focused or Teaching and Research Focused
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer - Structures Civil Engineering
ALB/ALC 3 year fixed term contract - $99,530 - $140,416 plus 17% superannuation
Teaching Focused or Teaching and Research Focused

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer – Mechanical Engineering Design/Manufacturing
ALB/ALC Fixed term contract to mid-December 2020 - $99,530 - $140,416 plus 9.5% superannuation. Teaching Focused or Teaching and Research Focused
All roles will be offered at an ALB or ALC level, depending on experience.
Please copy this link into your browser to view position details and selection criteria for each role. You will also find a brochure about CME and emerging technology at Curtin:

About Us
Curtin University is ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide (ARWU 2018 and QS World University Rankings 2019), and is placed 20th in the world for universities less than 50 years old (QS Top 50 Under 50 2019).
Curtin University is an inspiring, vibrant, international organisation, committed to making tomorrow better. It is a beacon for innovation, driving advances in technology through high impact research, and offering more than 100 practical, industry-aligned courses connected to the workplaces of tomorrow.
The School of Civil and Mechanical Engineering delivers undergraduate and postgraduate courses, and high-quality research in civil and mechanical engineering.  Curtin is recognised internationally as a leader in graduate research studies and for the breadth and quality of its research higher degree programs and offers Master of Philosophy and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.  The School has acquired laboratory facilities worth over $5 million and has a student retention rate 90% retained in School programs, with 93% retained at Curtin, one of the highest student-satisfaction rates across the university.
We offer you:

  • Interactions with industry, defence and academic partners
  • Agile and flexible working environment
  • Competitive remuneration package, salary packaging, leave loading and the ability to purchase additional leave
  • The opportunity to grow, develop and diversify your skill set
  • Opportunities to attend conferences both within Australia and Overseas

You will bring to the role:

  • A relevant doctoral qualification
  • Passion for leading major curriculum development, including unit/course coordination
  • An established record of achievement in teaching, service/leadership and research (if applying for Teaching and Research position).
  • The ability to engage with technical and non-technical audiences

Next steps

Apply on-line with your resume, cover letter and a document addressing the selection criteria. Please specify in your cover letter if you are applying for a Teaching-focused position or a Teaching and Research position. Further, if you would like to apply for more than one role, please specify in your cover letter.
One of the final stages of our process involves a face to face interview to take place in Australia, this may be impacted by Australian Government and/or Curtin’s travel restrictions due to Covid-19.

Applications close: 9.00pm, Tuesday 12th May 2020

Valuing Diversity and Inclusion

At Curtin, we are committed to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander reconciliation, diversity and social justice and aim to create an inclusive environment where our staff and students are valued and inspired. This includes a supportive recruitment process should you require any access assistance. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Female candidates are encouraged to apply.


Curtin reserves the right at its sole discretion to withdraw from the recruitment process, not to make an appointment, or to appoint by invitation, at any time. We reserve the right to remove the advert earlier than the date on the advert.

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