Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Statistics
The University of Queensland

The School of Mathematics and Physics

Closing date: 15th December 2015

The School of Mathematics and Physics

The University of Queensland is recognised nationally and internationally for its research programs across a broad area of mathematics and statistics, and is the leading provider of tertiary mathematics education in Queensland. The School of Mathematics and Physics hosts several research centres and is an active partner in a number of multidisciplinary research groups both within and external to the University. Our staff are recognised internationally for their active and dynamic research programs across a wide range of areas in mathematics.

The University of Queensland is one of the top three universities in Australia, measured by the quality of its comprehensive range of research fields. In addition to providing excellent potential for interdisciplinary research, the University is located in the vibrant riverfront city of Brisbane, whose sub-tropical climate, cultural diversity, and proximity to coastal regions make it an attractive environment in which to live.

The role

This is a full-time, continuing appointment at Academic level B or C depending on experience and qualifications.

The successful appointee will be expected to take an active role in the teaching efforts of the School. The appointee will be expected to teach from a selection of undergraduate statistics courses, ranging from large first year courses to specialised graduate courses. Other teaching duties include postgraduate supervision and curriculum development. The selected candidate will be expected to raise further the University's strong international profile in statistics, and to attract postgraduate students and postdoctoral researchers to the University.

The person

Applicants must possess a PhD in statistics or a closely related area as well as have demonstrated high-quality teaching skills at undergraduate and/or postgraduate coursework levels in statistics, including service courses. In addition, the applicant must possess a demonstrated ability or potential for effectively developing and coordinating statistics courses, including the ability to provide leadership in undergraduate teaching and learning. The ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and the ability to attract internal grants for teaching and learning activities is also essential.

The University of Queensland is a family-friendly workplace and offers a number of flexible work options to help staff balance their responsibilities at work and at home. Further information can be found here.

Remuneration

The remuneration package will be in the range:

  • Academic Level B - $89,458 - $106,232 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $104,666 - $124,291 p.a.).
  • Academic Level C - $109,586 - $126,360 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $128,216 - $147,841 p.a.).

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