Recruiting Exceptional Academics

Monash Faculty of Information Technology is looking for 50 talented researchers in the following areas:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Computer Vision
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Science
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Infomation Systems
  • Information Management
  • Medical Informatics
  • Optimisation
  • Software Engineering


Join us in creating one of the world’s most exciting information technology research communities, a place for outstanding academics to excel. We are seeking innovators keen to help shape the future.

Bring your passion and big ideas and join an internationally recognised group of academics at Australia’s largest university.

We invite expressions of interest from talented researchers across all fields.

Continuing (Australia’s version of tenured) academic positions available at all levels.

Attractive employment conditions and research support packages will be tailored to the individual.

Research Institutes and Labs

Our labs include:

SensiLab: An interdisciplinary research facility designed to tackle the challenges of the internet age, by bringing together researchers from any discipline to initiate disruptive change and protoype technology of the future.
CAVE2: This facility takes the next step in visual computation. It combines the benefits of scalable resolution display walls and virtual-reality systems to create a seamless 2D/3D virtual reality environment at a resolution matching human acuity.
Monash Swarm Robotics Laboratory: This multi-disciplinary team of researchers collaborate on cutting-edge research areas such as mathematical modelling of swarm behaviour, swarm intelligence, distributed sensing, machine learning, wireless communication and swarm robotics.

Our faculty is affiliated with the following institutes:

Monash Energy Materials and Systems Institute (MEMSI) is dedicated to undertaking research and development that will lead to the creation of new and innovative products and services for deployment in the energy sector across the globe.
The Monash Institute of Medical Engineering (MIME), fosters and coordinates translational medtech research across Monash University faculties, partner hospitals and collaborating medical research institutions.

CAVE2 Monash IT

Awards and successes

Monash academics and researchers regularly feature among the recipients of some of Australia’s most prestigious research awards.

Recent recognitions include:

  • Jon McCormack: Future Fellow, Eureka Prize
  • Francois Petitjean: Discovery ECR Award, Victorian Young Achiever Award for Research Impact
  • Geoff Webb: Eureka Prize, IEEE Fellow, ACS ICT Researcher of the Year
  • Frada Burstein: ACS Fellow
  • Joanne Evans: Future Fellow
Monash IT awards

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