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Multiple Continuing (Tenure-Track) Academic Positions, School of Computer Science
University of Sydney

Date Posted Sep. 9, 2022
Title Multiple Continuing (Tenure-Track) Academic Positions, School of Computer Science
University University of Sydney
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Department School of Computer Science
Application Deadline Nov. 30, 2022
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Senior Lecturer
    Associate Professor
  • Computer/Information Sciences
  • Join a growing Faculty and be part of a University that places amongst the world’s best teaching and research institutions.
  • Located in the heart of Sydney’s bustling inner west quarter, close to beaches, parks, public transport and shopping districts.
  • Seeking outstanding academics to provide leadership and help create a world-class, internationally recognised Faculty for research and education excellence.


About the opportunity

The School of Computer Science at the University of Sydney (Sydney, Australia) is seeking applications for several academic positions at all levels. Successful applicants will have an excellent research record and be able to teach a range of courses. The school is embarking on an exciting growth journey, adding several new continuing positions, which will complement our core areas of strength and push the frontiers to new research areas. We are particularly interested in applicants that enhance the range of research in the School or build connections between our research areas.

The School of Computer Science at the University of Sydney welcomes outstanding applicants in all areas of computer science, in particular in: all areas of systems research, all areas of AI/ML, software engineering, programming languages, computer graphics and visualisation.

All positions are full-time, continuing (tenure-track) roles based in Sydney.


About you

You will be expected to develop an outstanding independent research program, make internationally recognised advances and engage in collaborations within and outside the University, including with industry partners. You will also contribute to innovative curriculum development and delivery at both undergraduate and graduate levels and contribute to the management and leadership of the School and the University.

Candidates should submit a CV, a research statement and a teaching statement, and the names and email addresses of three references (for Associate Lecturer, Lecturer and Senior Lecturer positions) and six references (for Associate Professor and Professor positions). ‚ÄčIn your online application in Workday under the Education Section, please select: Degree with extensive relevant experience and Field of Study: Doctorate or PhD (Other). The School of Computer Science seeks to increase the gender equity and diversity of its faculty and strongly encourages women and candidates from underrepresented group in Engineering to apply.


Term and Remuneration

The level of appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Successful applicants should expect an internationally competitive salary, a generous start-up package and a first-class research environment. Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all role required pre-employment or background checks in terms satisfactory to the University. Similarly your ongoing employment is conditional upon the satisfactory maintenance of all relevant clearances and background check requirements. If you do not meet these conditions, the University may take any necessary step, including the termination of your employment.

To keep our community safe, please be aware of our COVID safety precautions which form our conditions of entry for all staff, students and visitors coming to campus.


About us

The University of Sydney is Australia’s first university and has an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. The School of Computer Science is strongly positioned within Australia and worldwide. It is research intensive, with a strong synergy between research and teaching. The School maintains a strong tradition of research-led teaching matched by a commitment to excellence in innovation.

To learn more about the School of Computer Science click here

For more information on the Head of School, Professor Joachim Gudmundsson, click here

For a confidential discussion about the role, or if you require reasonable adjustment or support filling out this application, please contact Monika Browning, Recruitment Partner, Recruitment Operations, Human Resources by email


EEO statement

At the University of Sydney, our shared values include diversity and inclusion and we strive to be a place where everyone can thrive. We are committed to creating a University community which reflects the wider community that we serve. We deliver on this commitment through our people and culture programs, as well as key strategies to increase participation and support the careers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People, women, people living with a disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and those who identify as LGBTIQ. We welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.


Position Description:

To view a position description of a Level B, Lecturer click here

To view a position description of a Level C, Senior Lecturer click here

To view a position description of a Level D, Associate Professor click here

To view a position description of a Level E, Professor click here


Closing Date: 11:59pm, 30 November 2022 (Sydney time)

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