First listed on: 12 February 2018

Centre Manager for Australian Research Council (ARC) Training Centre for Innovative Bio-Engineering (CIBE) 

Faculty of Engineering & IT
The School of Aerospace Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering
Reference no. 184/0218

  • Opportunity to provide management support to complex projects
  • Full-time, Fixed Term 4 Years, Located at Camperdown Campus
  • Remuneration package: $97,156 p.a. which includes leave loading and up to 17% super

About the opportunity 

Reporting to the CIBE Director, the CIBE Centre Manager for Australian Research Council (ARC) Training Centre for Innovative Bio-Engineering (CIBE) will be responsible for managing the operations of the ARC Training Centre for Innovative Bio-Engineering (CIBE), and will build and maintain effective and productive interaction with CIBE’s industry and other external partners.

About you

The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for a CIBE Centre Manager who possesses:

  • Degree qualification in business administration or management, with knowledge and relevant experience in project management.
  • Experience in providing management support to complex projects
  • Financial management experience
  • Experience in working in a research-intensive environment, and relevant background in health and medical research.

Please refer to the Candidate Information Pack for a detailed Position Description. To be considered, it is essential that you upload a resume and address the online selection criteria.

About us

The Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies (FEIT) is the fourth largest of the University’s teaching entities with 430 staff across a faculty administration unit and five schools: School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, School of Civil Engineering, School of Electrical and Information Engineering, School of Information Technologies. The faculty is ranked among the top 50 engineering and technology universities in the world by QS World Rankings and Times Higher Education World Rankings.

The ARC Training Centre for Innovative Bio-Engineering will provide the next-generation of skilled graduates to overcome industry-focused challenges in musculoskeletal regeneration. The Centre expects to engineer a set of integrated technologies to personalise implants for the unique biological, physical and lifestyle characteristics of the recipient.

Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth. We’re Australia's first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 6000 academic and non-academic staff who support over 60,000 students.

We are undergoing significant transformative change, which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

For more information on the position and University, please view the candidate information pack available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website.  Visit and search by the reference number 184/0218 to apply.

Closing date: 11:30pm 19 February 2018

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.


If we think your skills are needed in other areas of the University, we will be sure to contact you about other opportunities.


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