Job Details


Senior Lecturer (Level D) or Associate Professor Level C), Urban Planning and Design

Post Date:

June 29, 2017


Monash University




Senior Lecturer (Level D) or Associate Professor Level C), Urban Planning and Design

If you're after a rewarding career, Monash University can help make it happen. With leading academics and world-class resources, combined with a ranking in the top 100 universities worldwide, we offer all you need to build a brighter future.

The Opportunity

We seek an outstanding candidate to lead the new discipline of Urban Planning and Design within the Department of Architecture, in the Faculty of Art Design and Architecture (MADA).

is a diverse, collaborative community of creative thinkers, practitioners and makers. We place connection and creativity at the centre of research and teaching, and deploy this as a force for change in the world.

MADA’s department of Architecture fosters an environment of critical debate and transformative practice, characterised by progressive, socially responsible design thinking and practice based knowledge.

As Program Director/Coordinator, you will set and deliver the strategy for the discipline of urban planning within an interdisciplinary context at MADA. It is expected that you will establish complementary academic and research programs in order to develop a distinct profile, with impact on the local and global planning environment. The Master of Urban Planning commences in 2018.

You will have a PhD or equivalent higher degree in urban planning or a related planning field or, in exceptional circumstances, demonstration of equivalence, accompanied by a strong vision for urban planning education and practice and research excellence.

The Benefits

Level D: AUD $135,812 - AUD$149,616 or Level C: $112,789 - AUD$130,054 + 17% superannuation.

Ongoing appointment with professional development programs, support for research, study and overseas work, generous parental leave and flexible work arrangements.

Relocation travel, removal allowance and salary packaging available.

To apply

To view a detailed Position Description and to submit an application, please visit:

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Confidential enquiries regarding the position may be made to Professor Shane Murray, Dean, Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture, Monash University, +61 3 9903 2494

Closing Date
Monday 17 July 2017, 11.55pm AEST