Senior Lecturer in Building Science and Building Information Modelling (BIM)

Victoria University of Wellington - School of Architecture

Deliver a diverse and innovative architectural science programme, and enjoy the enviable, uniquely balanced New Zealand lifestyle.

The balance of great knowledge with the ability to effectively communicate that knowledge to inspire interest and curiosity in others is a true rarity - that's why we're talking to you. If you're an architecture or engineering specialist looking for new challenge and lifestyle balance, this is your opportunity to deliver an innovative building science program here in New Zealand.

As the leading school of architecture in Australasia, at Victoria University we have a diverse subject offering and a commitment to quality, future focused teaching and research. Our non-siloed, integrated approach sees lecturers work across all disciplines of the Architecture School, giving you the opportunity to extend the breadth of your knowledge in the building science space. This is a proactive role where you'll feel yourself making a real impact. With a strong background in architectural study, higher education teaching - or perhaps both, you'll bring the knowledge required to deliver our diverse curriculum, and carry out progressive research that contributes to the advancement of the field.

Our School of Architecture is renowned globally for its innovative approach to the use of Building Information Modelling. Lecturing at all levels, you'll apply your expertise to guide and lead in the use of BIM in management of building design and construction.

There has never been a better time to make the move to New Zealand. Our enviable lifestyle caters well for the coveted work/life balance, where you're never far from the coast, or without a scenic natural backdrop. Our nation's capital, Wellington is an easy city to love. The country's culture, arts and innovation hub, it is a compact, active city where there's a real feeling of being at the centre of it all.

At Victoria, you'll join a close-knit faculty of leaders in this space, where all voices are valued. Our proximity to, and close working ties with the Government afford us great freedom in our research capabilities and potential to make real change. We have a strong future focus and exciting Digital Futures strategy that extends through both our taught curriculum and our research. We know that leading in Architectural Science now means embracing digital technologies and staying ahead of the game, ready to lead in the digital world of the future.

If you're passionate about breaking ground in Building Science, this is truly an opportunity to do so. Our unique pocket of the world offers an exciting lifestyle change for you and your family, and the chance to lead the way building science is taught, understood and applied, all from the quiet safety of the South Pacific. You'll achieve the professional challenge you crave, matched with an unrivalled quality of life, when you join us at Victoria University of Wellington.

Applications close Monday, 5 March 2018.

Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi.

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