Lecturer in Oceanography University of New South Wales, School of Physical, Environmental & Mathematical Sciences Australia

Lecturer - Oceanography

Work type: Fixed term / Full time

Location: Canberra, ACT

Categories: Lecturer

UNSW Canberra is a campus of the University of New South Wales located at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra. UNSW Canberra endeavours to offer staff a rewarding experience and offers many opportunities and attractive benefits, including:


  • One of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities

  • Australian bush land setting with FREE parking

  • FREE Onsite GYM and Indoor Sports Centre

  • Strong commitment to staff development and learning

  • Strong commitment to work life and family balance

  • Generous superannuation and salary packaging opportunities


At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work


Lecturer - Oceanography

School of Physical, Environmental & Mathematical Sciences

Academic Level B -  $103,047 – 121,478 + 17% Superannuation

3 Year Fixed Term Appointment


The School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences (PEMS) encompasses the disciplines of Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, Statistics, Oceanography and Physics. The School comprises an internationally networked community with a history of leadership in research, innovation, teaching and learning.


The School has 25 academic staff, 15 research staff, and 10 professional staff. The School’s research strengths map into three interdisciplinary research ‘clusters’ of numerically-intensive Computational Science, human and physical Geographical Science, and experimental Physical Science. The School offers research degrees at Master and PhD level, and currently has enrolled 60 Higher Degree Research students. The School’s undergraduate teaching program consists of majors in Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics, Physics and Oceanography.


The University is seeking applications from up and coming academic leaders who wish to advance their career at a GO8 University in Australia.


The following discipline areas are of interest in this recruitment process and suitably qualified applicants are encouraged to apply;

  • Oceanography with a focus in the following areas;

    • Coastal Physical Oceanography
    • Modelling on the coastal area


Successful applicants will be expected to undertake a full complement of research and teaching activities within the School. 


We are looking for someone who has:

  • a PhD in Oceanography or equivalent

  • a strong emerging research profile

  • experience in teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels


To find out more about more about this rare and exciting opportunity please contact:


Eugene Aves

Talent Acquisition Consultant –UNSW

Phone: +61 2 9385 3475

Email: eugene.aves@unsw.edu.au


To apply for this role:

  • Follow the link to the UNSW Careers Portal and sign in or register as a new user.

  • Attach a copy of your Resume.

  • Complete the online research proposal application form.


*You are not required to provide a response to the selection criteria listed in the position description


An applicant may be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to this role.


Applications close: 8th July 2018, 11:55 pm

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