Our organisation

Built on the principles of equity, excellence and engagement, the University of Newcastle has a reputation as a world-class institution making an impact within regions throughout Australia and across the globe.

Through strategic leadership and a commitment to quality in everything we do, we are securing a sustainable future among the best universities in the world.

A place to make your mark

Our people are our greatest asset. As one of the region's largest employers, our staff come from diverse professional and cultural backgrounds. We provide a stimulating, equitable work environment that encourages all staff to reach their potential and a range of benefits that support work-life balance. We are a recognised Employer of Choice for Women.

We place a high priority on building our performance, our reputation and our University brand in a competitive national and international higher education environment.

We value the input of every staff member at University of Newcastle and there are many opportunities to share your ideas and feedback as you make your mark at the University of Newcastle.

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.