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University of New South Wales (UNSW)

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The University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW, Australia

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About the University of New South Wales (UNSW)

Why work at UNSW?

Join one of Australia's leading research and teaching institutions, the University of New South Wales (UNSW). With a strong commitment to academic excellence, innovation, and fostering a vibrant intellectual community, UNSW offers a dynamic environment for both professional and personal growth. As a member of the UNSW team, you'll have access to cutting-edge facilities, collaborative research opportunities, and a diverse and inclusive community that values creativity, curiosity, and critical thinking. Whether you're an experienced academic or a rising star in your field, UNSW provides a platform to make a lasting impact through your research, teaching, and engagement.

How to apply?

To be a part of UNSW's academic journey, interested candidates can apply by following these steps:

  1. Visit the UNSW Careers website ( to explore available positions and job descriptions.
  2. Select the position that aligns with your expertise and career aspirations.
  3. Prepare a comprehensive application, including your CV, cover letter, and any required documents.
  4. Submit your application through the online application portal as specified in the job posting.

Notable alumni from UNSW:

UNSW has a rich history of producing exceptional graduates who have gone on to achieve remarkable success in various fields. Some of our notable alumni include:

  • Malcolm Turnbull: Former Prime Minister of Australia
  • Anita Prabhu: Award-winning Neuroscientist
  • Catherine Livingstone: Chair of Commonwealth Bank of Australia
  • Michelle Simmons: Renowned Quantum Physicist

Q&A about UNSW jobs:

Q: What types of academic positions are available at UNSW?

A: UNSW offers a wide range of academic positions across various faculties and disciplines, including but not limited to lecturers, senior lecturers, professors, researchers, and postdoctoral fellows.

Q: What is the research environment like at UNSW?

A: UNSW is known for its vibrant research culture, providing state-of-the-art facilities, research funding, and collaborative opportunities that foster innovation and interdisciplinary studies.

Q: Is there a strong emphasis on teaching as well?

A: Yes, UNSW is committed to delivering high-quality education. Teaching staff play a crucial role in shaping the future of our students through innovative pedagogical practices and mentorship.

Q: How diverse and inclusive is UNSW's academic community?

A: UNSW takes pride in its diverse and inclusive community, welcoming talents from all backgrounds, cultures, and identities to contribute to a rich academic environment.

Q: What professional development opportunities are available for academic staff?

A: UNSW provides ample professional development opportunities, including workshops, seminars, and networking events, to support the growth and advancement of its academic staff.

Q: What sets UNSW apart from other universities?

A: UNSW's strong focus on innovation, research excellence, and commitment to social impact distinguishes it as a leading institution in Australia and on the global stage.

Embark on a rewarding academic journey at the University of New South Wales and contribute to a legacy of excellence, innovation, and positive change.

Apply today to become a part of our dynamic community!