Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Data Science/Applied Statistics

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Perth, WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Deadline: 21 May 2024

  • $110,065 – $130,045 pa (Level B), $134,035 - $154,013 pa (Level C)
  • Ongoing, Full-time, Joondalup Campus
  • Open to candidates with relevant work rights

LECTURER/SENIOR LECTURER IN DATA SCIENCE/APPLIED STATISTICS
SCHOOL OF SCIENCE
JOONDALUP CAMPUS 
$110,065 TO $130,045 P.A. PLUS 17% SUPERANNUATION (LEVEL B)
$134,035 TO $154,013 P.A. PLUS 17% SUPERANNUATION (LEVEL C)
ONGOING FULL-TIME CONTRACT
APPLICANTS MUST HAVE THE RIGHT TO WORK IN AUSTRALIA


Overview
The School of Science has a strong track record of excellence in teaching and research in the areas of Chemistry, Conservation Biology, Data Science, Marine and Freshwater Science, Horticulture, Environmental Management, Sustainability, Physics, Mathematics. We offer a choice of undergraduate and postgraduate courses and have active research programs across all disciplines. Based at the Joondalup campus of ECU, the School of Science aims to maintain a high level of teaching and research achievements through recruitment of new staff.

The School is looking for an academic who has an exceptional early career track record in teaching and research with knowledge and experience in Applied Statistics and/or Data Science . Specifically, we are seeking to appoint a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer with experience in Applied Statistics and/or Data Science to teach into our courses and contribute to our data science and/or applied statistics research area.

The successful applicant must have a PhD and demonstrated expertise in applied statistics, data science or equivalent.  The successful applicant will also have a strong commitment to quality teaching and learning, experience working with both domestic and international students as well as experience in teaching both online and on campus. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue independent research and supervise postgraduate students, develop, and deliver teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, and undertake leadership and administrative duties in teaching or other university activities commensurate with the level of the appointment. 

The successful candidate will have a PhD and experience in teaching and research. A research track record in Applied Statistics / Data Science (or related field) as evidenced by publications and grants, as well as experience in the supervision of postgraduate students, is essential. A demonstrated ability to work with others, and in teams, is also required. 

It is essential that the successful applicant is an experienced programmer, with advanced knowledge of Python and R scripting languages. 

You will also demonstrate personal attributes that are congruent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry Personal Excellence and Courage.

Benefits & Remuneration
This full time, ongoing position attracts remuneration of $110,065-$130,045 (ALEVB) to $134,035-$154,013 (ALEVC) plus 17% University superannuation contribution.

ECU supports a work/life balance for staff. Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.

ECU has an Award-winning Health and Wellness Program, and an extensive range of staff benefits across entertainment, financial, health, travel and consumer goods and services.

For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our website Employment Opportunities Overview .

Contact
Interested applicants are welcome to contact Prof Elizabeth Watkin ([email protected]) for more information.

How to Apply
Please upload your current CV and a statement addressing the relevant Selection Criteria.  

Closing Date
Applications close on Tuesday 21 May 2024 at 11:30pm 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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