Jobs at the University of Newcastle

At the University of Newcastle, we are committed to building on the passion, commitment and expertise of our people and to creating an environment in which they can thrive. With a focus on collaboration, innovation and agility, we strive to be a high-performing institution, delivering an outstanding student experience and serving our communities.

No.1 ? in the world for Partnering for a Sustainable Future
No. 1 ? university in Australia for industry collaboration
Top 200 ? university in the world Find out more
WGEA ? Employer of Choice for Gender Equity, five years in a row
5-star ? maximum rating for social equity

Current vacancies

We have a range of academic and professional roles available in diverse fields across the institution.

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Academic and Teaching vacancies

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Professional vacancies

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Diverse and inclusive workplace

Diverse and inclusive workplace

Equity is in our DNA. We know that embedding equity, diversity and inclusion as the guiding principles in all we do helps us to live and achieve our other values of excellence, engagement and sustainability.

Commitment to Indigenous

Commitment to Indigenous

We are proud to be a sector leader in Indigenous employment, education, and research. We prioritise the embedding of Indigenous knowledge across the University to nurture an awareness of issues and a strong commitment to social justice.

Looking Ahead

Looking Ahead

Strategic Plan 2020-2025

We are a University of our regions and for our regions. The spirit of looking to the future to imagine and then realise possibilities is at the essence of our five-year strategic plan.

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Benefits at a glance

Benefits at a glance

We work hard to make sure our staff feel valued and valuable. We offer a range of benefits and employment conditions that help you perform at your best, balance your commitments and stay healthy.

Reviving Indigenous Languages 4:21

Language connects us to each other and to our land. People in the Hunter and around the country are using a unique program to keep Indigenous language alive

Living our values

Our values of excellence, equity, engagement and sustainability set the standards that we expect, encourage and nurture in our staff and students. They guide our decision-making and position us to achieve our purpose.

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.