Thank you for your interest in employment at the Singapore campus of James Cook University.

We take exceptional pride in recruiting and developing outstanding individuals who share our vision to be the leading Australian provider of higher education in Asia. At the Singapore campus of James Cook University, we believe in the importance of providing a great place for our employees to grow and develop professionally. We have a culture that values mutual respect, integrity, creativity and teamwork.

Join us as we continue our development as a vibrant, multicultural and excellent organisation in education and research.

Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (Information Technology)*

Job no: 492753
Work type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Singapore

*The level of the position offered will be determined by the interview panel.

The School of Science and Technology at JCU Singapore offers both under- and postgraduate degrees in Business. Please visit or for more information. Due to the continuing success of the IT programs and the increasing demand for graduates in this field, we are now seeking suitable candidates for the position of Lecturer/Senior Lecturer for the following disciplines:

  • Information Technology
  • Software Development / Computer Programming (Python and Java preferred)

Expertise in any of the following areas will be a plus:

  • Data Science / Machine Learning
  • IoT
  • Cybersecurity
  • Math

The appointees will be experienced academic / faculty members and will be responsible for teaching and supervision in post/graduate courses in Business.  Applications are invited from candidates with a Ph.D. qualification with a focus in IT or related discipline. Membership of professional bodies and associations will be an added advantage.


  • A leadership role in curriculum development and teaching.
  • Course coordination.
  • Supervision of major honours or postgraduate research projects.
  • Supervision of the program of study for honours and postgraduate students engaged in course work.
  • While this role will emphasize teaching duties at first, active contribution to Research is welcome and opportunities to move to a more balanced teaching/research workload are possible. 
  • Significant contribution to the profession, and/or discipline.

Selection Criteria:

  • A Ph.D. in relevant discipline.
  • Evidence of quality teaching and supervision of students at under- and postgraduate levels.
  • The ability to teach across a range of subjects at various levels.
  • Evidence of academic leadership.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective relations with colleagues in an academic environment and with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Enquiries: Dr Abhishek Bhati, Campus Dean and Head of Student Engagement, Learning and Teaching; Tel: +65 6709 3710 Email:

Employment type: Fulltime tenure subject to work pass approval and a probationary period.

Remuneration and conditions: The positions command an appropriate remuneration package commensurate with qualifications and experience. All employment salary arrangements are offered in Singapore currency. Candidates must consider the relatively lower tax structure in Singapore and the organisational practice of annual wage supplement equal to a month’s salary at the end of the calendar year (as eligible) subject to JCU board’s decision.

Lecturer: SGD 77 000 per annum - 119 000 per annum

Senior Lecturer: SGD 104 000 per annum - SGD147 000 per annum

Associate Professor: SGD114 000 per annum – SGD187 000 per annum

Method of Application

Applications MUST provide all of the following:

  1. an up-to-date CV including research record
  2. all qualifications
  3. a statement systematically addressing the Selection Criteria
  4. a teaching profile and recent teaching evaluations

Applications without any of the above will not be considered.

Please send your application via 

Closing Date: 26 August 2022

We thank you for your interest and regret we are only able to notify shortlisted candidates. The University reserves the right to invite applications, not to make an appointment or make an appointment at a lower job grade.

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (registered as James Cook University Pte Ltd in Singapore) is a wholly owned company of James Cook University Australia. 

Advertised: Singapore Standard Time
Applications close: Singapore Standard Time

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