Head of Department, Electrical & Computer Systems Engineering

first_imgThe UniversityMonash is full of thinkers and doers who are looking for theirnext challenge. So if you’ve forged a rewarding career so far, thisrole provides the perfect platform to join us. You’ll have accessto quality research facilities, infrastructure and teaching spacesto do exciting work, along with opportunities to collaborateinternationally. You’ll be part of a university that’s made up ofinspirational, challenging thinkers and doers – and continue doingwork that makes a lasting impact.The OpportunityMonash University’s Faculty ofEngineering is one of the largest in Australia, renownedworldwide for the quality and calibre of our teaching, research andgraduates. Our research activities provide a platform forestablishing a thriving educational enterprise and our staff arecommitted to creating a dynamic learning environment.We are currently seeking an outstanding academic to lead theDepartment ofElectrical and Computer Systems Engineering (ECSE). TheDepartment offers internationally recognised undergraduate andresearch programs in telecommunications, electronics, robotics,biomedical engineering, computer systems, and electrical powersystems. We maintain strong links with engineering professionals toensure our programs remain at the leading edge of professionalpractice, and enjoy a vibrant and diverse research culture.The successful candidate will be expected to bring a strongpersonal commitment and reputation in both education and research.They will expand the Department’s international profile and itsinterdisciplinary reach whilst leading innovative pedagogicalactivities to provide our students with a University experience ofthe highest standard. Taking an active role in mentoring anddevelopment, they will inspire and motivate academic staff acrosstheir department to achieve their full potential, and play a keyrole in connecting staff to the Faculty of Engineering’s vision andobjectives. The BenefitsA competitive remuneration package (which includes employersuperannuation contribution of 17%), an attractive start-uppackage, relocation travel, removal allowance, salary packaging andVisa Sponsorship are available.Monash offers a range of professional development programs,support for research, study and overseas work, generous maternityleave and flexible work arrangements.Monash University also stronglyadvocates diversity, equality, fairness and openness. We fullyembrace the gender equity principles of the Athena SWANCharter and invite you to join us in celebrating women in STEMM. At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safeorganisation. Some positions at the University will require theincumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.EnquiriesMonash University will be supported in a global search for thisappointment by the executive search firm Perrett Laver. If you wishto discuss this role further in confidence, please contact;Talia Walker on +61 (2) 8354 4026 or [email protected] more information and to submit your application please visitthe Perrett Laver website at https://candidates.perrettlaver.com/vacancies/quoting reference 5034.Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to How to apply for a senior academic position.Applications close on Friday 21st May at 5.00PMAEST.last_img read more