Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Mechatronics

Deakin University

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time and continuing
LOCATION: Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

The Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Mechatronics will be required to undertake research, teach, and publish in the area of Mechatronics with a focus on Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR).

This will include:

  • A reputation at the national level in research and scholarship, through publication or exhibition in high quality and high impact outlets.
  • Making a significant contribution within their specific areas of research, scholarship or creative activity.
  • Demonstrating excellent scholarly learning and teaching across all levels and modes.
  • Making a significant contribution to the moderation and maintenance of academic standards.


  • PhD in Mechatronics Engineering or a relevant field, or a relevant post graduate qualification and experience in Mechatronics Engineering, Virtual Reality (VR) or Augmented Reality.
  • Clear evidence of potential to undertake industry-related or applied research in Mechatronics/Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality.
  • Experience in teaching engineering management and professional practice.
  • Interpersonal skills that support the ability to establish and maintain highly effective working relationships.

For a full list of the selection criteria please see the position description

POSITION DESCRIPTION: 170704_Snr_Lecturer_Mechatronics.pdf OR 170704_Lecturer_Mechatronics.pdf

Associate Professor Ben Horan
Course Director - Mechatronics
Head Virtual Reality Laboratory,
School of Engineering
Telephone: +61 3 5227 2907, Email: ben.horan@deakin.edu.a

CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 10 January 2018

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For a full copy of the position description and to apply online, please visit deakin.edu.au/about-deakin/work-at-deakin

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