Lecturer in Chemistry for Clean Energy

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Melbourne, VICTORIA
Deadline: 17 Mar 2024

Lecturer in Chemistry for Clean Energy

Job No: 660251

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time 

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $111,603 - $132,529 pa Level B (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Amplify your impact at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas - and the people who discover them

At  Monash , work feels different. There’s a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

We value difference and diversity , and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That’s why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

Together with our commitment to academic freedom , you will have access to quality research facilities, infrastructure, world class teaching spaces, and international collaboration opportunities. 

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The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has become available for a newly appointed Lecturer to contribute to the research and education effort of the School of Chemistry, within the Faculty of Science at Monash. You will lead a research program in Chemistry that is aligned with the strategic priorities of the school in clean energy and sustainable chemistry. This research program should contribute to the School’s Strategic Priorities and the University’s long-term vision as outlined in the Impact 2030 statement.

As a Lecturer, you will lead and participate in innovative teaching programmes, including the initiation and development of subject and course material (with the appropriate advice and support of more senior staff), workshops, tutorials, e-learning, and group teaching. You will be required to undertake year level and/or unit coordination, assessment, student consultation, and supervision and mentoring of PhD students, Postdoctoral Fellows and Early Career Researchers. You will engage in collaboration with other research groups, establish a strong independent programme of research, supported through National Competitive Research Grants schemes and other research income sources.

The successful candidate will have a doctoral qualification Chemistry, a demonstrated track record of research achievements in the chemical sciences relevant to clean energy and a strong record of teaching experience in a tertiary environment. You will have strong interpersonal skills and a well-developed ability to convey information in both teaching and research. 

Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from First Nations people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

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Monash avidly supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments more easily .

Your employment is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of all pre-employment and/or background checks required for the role, as determined by the University.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to 'How to apply for Monash Jobs '.


Professor Phil Andrews, Head of School, +61 3 9905 5509

Position Description

 Lecturer in Chemistry for Clean Energy

Closing Date

Sunday 17 March 2024, 11:55pm AEDT

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