Applied Statistics, Computer systems analysis/Programming, Methodological techniques (general)
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Statistics x2
Faculty of Science, School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
This is a fantastic opportunity for an early to mid-career academic with demonstrated expertise in Statistics to join a vibrant and supportive school within the Faculty of Science. This balanced role (teaching, research and engagement) will provide you with the scope to hone your pedagogical and research skills and afford you the opportunity to work alongside and be mentored by, world-class statistics scholars. We are really looking forward to helping you develop your career with us.
UTS has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, including a focus on increasing gender equity in STEMM through our participation in the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) pilot of the Athena SWAN program and initiatives such as our Research Equity Initiative and we strongly encourage and welcome applications from female academics for these roles.
Based within The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, the Mathematical Sciences Discipline at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) consists of a dynamic group of researchers, which is growing rapidly through a series of strategic hires in the areas of Statistics & Data Science.
We are now seeking to build on and deepen our current strengths in statistics and individuals from all areas of Statistics are encouraged to apply however, the Discipline is particularly seeking applicants who can demonstrate expertise in statistical methodology and/or computational statistics, and with a strong track record in applications-oriented research.
We have a strong tradition in Statistics, and you will complement and enhance the existing research strengths centred on the groups of Distinguished Professors Louise Ryan and Matt Wand, as well as developing your own research directions and portfolio.
Academics in this discipline integrate their research expertise in the design and delivery of coursework subjects across undergraduate classes at all levels, including first-year subjects to students in areas outside the Mathematical Sciences. Their teaching is research-led and student focused, providing a dynamic and practice-oriented experience for their students, along with exposure to external and industry partners.
In return you will get to work in state-of-the art teaching, learning and research facilities with a collaborative cohort of academics. You will receive solid support from the institution in regard to research and you will also be able to avail of opportunities to conduct research with reputed scholars from across the University through interdisciplinary research centres at UTS.
It is a great time to join the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences and we very much look forward to receiving your application.
Remuneration & Benefits
Base Salary Range: $101,932 to $138,453AUD pa (Level B/C)
This role attracts 17% superannuation in addition to the base salary. Employee benefits include flexible work practices, child care centres, generous parental leave and salary packaging opportunities.
The university is a family-friendly workplace and offers employees a wide range of work options including flexible work practices, work-based child care centres(places subject to availability), generous parental leave and support for staff with carer responsibilities.
This position is full time and appointment will be made on a continuing basis,
How To Apply
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Closing Date: 14th June, 2018 at 11.59pm (AEST)
Please note: We are only accepting on-line applications for this post, however, if you have a disability that makes it difficult for you to provide us with information in this way, please contact the Recruitment Team for assistance.
We are committed to diversity and social inclusion, evidenced by our WGEA Employer of Choice citation, Wingara Indigenous Employment Strategy and the UTS Access and Inclusion Plan. We welcome applications from women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles), Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.
Internal Number: IRC109526
About University of Technology Sydney
UTS is a dynamic and innovative university in central Sydney. One of Australia’s leading universities of technology, UTS has a distinct model of learning, strong research performance and a leading reputation for engagement with industry and the professions.
UTS ranked 1st in Australia and 15th globally in the Times Higher Education top 200 universities under 50 years of age global rankings, a comprehensive system designed for young universities with indicators linked to industry innovation as well as academic excellence.
UTS has a culturally diverse campus life and vibrant international exchange study and research programs that prepare graduates for the workplaces of today and the future. Our City campus is in the heart of Sydney's creative precinct and alongside Sydney's central business district.
Continuing a 10-year period of major development, the ongoing transformation of the UTS campus will ensure we continue to maintain and develop a purpose- and sustainably-built campus to support innovation in education and research.