Jobs roundup: December 2015

Academic positions

Portsmouth (UK): Head of Department / Professor at University of Portsmouth

  • Faculty of Science, Department of Geography
  • Full time, continuing

Melbourne: City Of Melbourne Chair In Resilient Cities at the University of Melbourne

  • Faculty of Architecture, Building and planning, working closely with Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute
  • Work type: full time
  • Salary: $176,027

Toowoomba: Professional Fellow (Urban and Regional Planning) at University of Southern Queensland

  • Full-time fixed term appointment until 30 November 2018
  • $86,133 to $101,806 base

Brisbane: Research Officer at University of Queensland

  • School of Biological Sciences
  • Full time until August 2018
  • $62,654 – $84,985

Ballarat & Central Highlands: PhD Scholarship – Legacy Data into precision agriculture at Federation University

  • Full time
  • Stipend (2015 rate for APA/FedUniPRS – $25,849 p.a.), Top-Up value: $ $4151 p.a.

Melbourne: Research Fellow (Urban Greening) and Research Fellow (Urban Ecology) at University of Melbourne

  • School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences Faculty of Science
  • Work type: full time
  • Salary: $64,863 – $88,016

Melbourne: Professor of Data Analytics and Machine Learning at Deakin University

  • Work type: full time; ongoing
  • Salary: $166,310

Melbourne: Senior Research Fellow/Principal Research Fellow, Water Resources at Victoria University

  • School/area
  • Work type: part time 0.5 EFT
  • Salary: Senior Lecturer – $101,712 – $117,279 or Principal Research Fellow – $122,468 – $134,920; pro rata

Melbourne: PhD Scholarships: Urban Spaces and Active Ageing at the Australian Catholic University

  • Institute for Health and Ageing
  • Work type: full time
  • Salary: Australian Postgraduate Award rate ($26,288 per annum in 2016) plus a $5,000 per annum (non-indexed) top-up


Government positions

Melbourne Executive Director, Statutory Planning Services at Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

  • Work type: full time fixed term
  • Salary: $189,952 – $304,034

Sydney: Senior Planner at City of Sydney

  • School/area
  • Work type: full time; permanent
  • Salary: $112,440 to $126,001 pa plus superannuation

Biloela (QLD): Manager Planning and Strategy at Banana Shire Council

  • Work type: full time; five-year term

Adelaide: Manager Development Services at City of Salisbury

  • Work type: full time


Corporate sector positions

Melbourne: Senior Urban Designer at GHD

  • Work type: full time

Sydney & Melbourne: Town Planning – Telecommunications at DALY International

  • School/area
  • Work type: Full time; two-year fixed term
  • Salary:

Sydney: Associate Director Planning (unspecified planning consultancy)

  • Transport master planning and project work
  • Work type: full time
  • Salary: $100k -$140k base

Darwin: Urban and Regional Planning Consultant at Elton Consulting

  • Work type: full time

Brisbane: Senior Planner at Jensen Bowers

  • Work type: full time

Perth: Town Planner (non-specified employer)

  • Work type: full time; short term