Monash University: Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Machine Learning and AI) [Melbourne, Australia]

The world-class Data Science and AI Group within the Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University, Clayton is expanding further and is seeking multiple Lecturers / Senior Lecturers in Machine Learning and AI.

At: Monash UniversityMonash University
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Position: Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Machine Learning and AI

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Job No: 592283

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $97,203 - $115,429 pa Level B / $119,072 - $137,298 pa Level C (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Take your career in exciting and rewarding directions at one of the world’s top 80 universities

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions with access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers. Innovative, supportive, successful and with great breadth and depth of talent, Monash Information Technology is a leader in research and education. We provide an ideal environment in which to excel and are located in Melbourne, one of the world’s most liveable cities.

The Opportunity

The world-class Data Science and AI Group within the Faculty of Information Technology is expanding further, and looking for enthusiastic Lecturers and Senior Lecturers (equivalent to Assistant and Associate Professors in the US).

Monash has unsurpassed breadth and depth of expertise across the broad range of areas of information technology that underpin the fast-developing fields of data science and AI. Be part of a team who are passionate about giving our students a first-class education and doing research that makes a difference in the world.

We currently have 10 positions available in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence, including, but not limited to, areas such as deep learning, reinforcement learning, computer vision, NLP, search, planning, knowledge representation and reasoning (Bayesian, causal, logic, etc) and multi-agent systems.

You will be responsible for:

  • Conducting high quality research
  • Attracting research funding
  • Contributing to the teaching effort of the Data Science and AI group
  • Mentoring undergraduate and postgraduate students

You will be innovative and collaborative, with a doctoral qualification, with excellent research publications record, and demonstrated teaching experience.

Those who have applied their Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence research in either Energy or Digital Health are particularly encouraged to apply.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

For instructions on how to apply, please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs”.


Professor Ann Nicholson, Deputy Dean Research, +61 (0) 448 019 439.

Position Descriptions
Machine Learning Lecturer

Machine Learning Senior Lecturer

AI Lecturer

AI Senior Lecturer

Closing Date
Sunday June 9 2019, 11:55 pm AEST