Lecturer - Information Systems & Business Analytics (Open to ECU staff only)

Updated: about 1 month ago
Deadline: 12 Mar 2024

  • $110,065 - $130,045 pa (Level B)
  • Ongoing, Full-time, Joondalup Campus
  • Open to candidates with relevant work rights


$110,065 - $130,045 PER ANNUM (ALEVB)

Edith Cowan University (ECU) is a leading multi-campus university in Western Australia serving communities nationally and internationally. For 17 years in a row, ECU has achieved a 5 (out of 5 star) star rating for teaching quality in the 2024 Good Universities Guide (GUG). ECU is ranked in the world's Top 100 universities under 50 years old in the 2023 Times Higher Education (THE) Young Universities Rankings, and in the Top 400 THE World University Rankings 2024.

The School of Business and Law is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), held by less than 6% of Business Schools in the world, and develops industry-ready graduates through high-quality teaching and learning experiences and engaged applied research. The School offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate coursework, executive education, and research degrees designed to give students relevant theory, practical work experience and critical employability skills. In 2023, the School’s Business and Economics discipline was ranked in the Top 250 on the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. The School is Western Australia’s ‘top-ranked business school for quality’ (2nd nationally) on the 2023 Australian Financial Review BOSS Best Business Schools list.

As part of an exciting expansion plan, the School of Business and Law will move into the $853 million world-class facilities of the landmark ECU City Campus at Yagan Square in the Perth CBD in 2025. This state-of-the-art Business, Law, Creative Industries and Technology Campus will be where innovative thinkers, adaptive learners and global citizens meet to become the leaders of tomorrow. ECU’s CBD campus will bring together streams of teaching and research with unique synergies for growth and development. This is unequivocally the most exciting time of all to join the University as it embarks on this transformational journey.

The Role
The Business Systems and Operations Discipline within the School of Business and Law is comprised of high performing, scholarly and impact-oriented academics who seek to transform lives and enrich society through their research, teaching and engagement activities. 

The teaching profile of the Discipline encompasses programs and specialisations in management information systems, supply chain and logistics management, business analytics and project management. Teaching is delivered in a variety of modes (face-to-face, online, hybrid, spanned) and formats (weekly classes, intensive, block delivery, accelerated online).

The Discipline is seeking to appoint a Teaching and Research Scholar (ALEVB) in the area of Information Systems and Business Analytics.

Successful appointees will demonstrate capability in undertaking high-quality, engaging research that meaningfully contributes to business practice and creates a positive societal impact. They will have an excellent track-record of providing a learner-centred pedagogy that is supportive and inclusive of diverse groups of people, with a large focus on advancing work-integrated learning and job-ready skills. 

Academics within the School and Discipline hold the legacy, achievements and values of Edith Dircksey Cowan close to their heart. They embody a warm spirit of collegiality, rational inquiry, personal excellence, respect for all people, and courage to pursue ambitious and impactful goals.

Essential Criteria
To be considered for these opportunities you will need to have:

  • Successfully completed a PhD in a relevant discipline while being able to teach across more than one area.
  • An established record of research and higher education teaching experience in Information Systems, Business Analytics, or related areas.


This full-time, ongoing position attracts a salary of $110,065 - $130,045 plus 17% University superannuation contribution.

If you wish to discuss the role and its expectations, you can address your queries to Associate Professor Flavio Macau, Associate Dean, Business Systems and Operations (BSO) at [email protected], +61 8 6304 5251. 

How to Apply
Please upload your academic CV and a concise expression of interest (maximum five pages) addressing the Selection Criteria.

Closing Date
Applications close on 12 March 2024 at 11:30 pm AWST

ECU is a diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address underrepresentation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.


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