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Senior Lecturer to Associate Professor (Cyber Security)

Edith Cowan University
Annual Salary
$124,522 - $164,111 a year

Job Description

The discipline of Computing and Security within the School of Science has the largest program of cyber security research and teaching in Australia; is one of only two federal government recognised Academic Centers of Cyber Security Excellence; and, is the home to the Cyber Security Cooperative Research Centre (Cyber-CRC) with academic, government and industry partners attracting $139m of funding.

Our courses are informed by an active research program, with much of the related research being aligned to the ECU Security Research Institute - an internationally recognised leader in multidisciplinary security science research. We are currently seeking applicants for a key position, directly supporting our growing cyber security education portfolio – in particular our on-campus, on-line, accelerated and remote campuses both national and international.

This position offers an excellent opportunity for a motivated academic to pursue teaching and research in a growing area of national and international strategic importance, and to be a leader not just within ECU, but nationally and internationally.

Applications are encouraged from those who have at least five years of post-PhD academic experience including extensive teaching and learning responsibilities and a proven research track record commensurate with the level of appointment.

ECU is a WGEA employer of choice in gender equality and a member of Athena SWAN. A range of flexible working arrangements are available along with family friendly facilities available on campus. ECU welcomes applications from women who are seeking to grow their careers in this discipline.

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

ECU is a smoke-free environment.

Benefits & Remuneration
This position attracts remuneration of $124,522 to $164,111 (ALEVC-ALEVD) (pro-rata for part-time) 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.

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

To Apply
Please attach a copy of your current CV and a statement addressing the relevant to your online application.

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Paul Haskell-Dowland for more information.

Applications close Sunday 6 December 2020 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.