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When we look ahead, we are motivated by the opportunities we see. We are driven by the challenges we need to solve. And we are stirred by the future we can imagine.
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.
We have a range of academic and professional roles available in diverse fields across the institution.
Academic and Teaching vacancies
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
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.
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.
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.
Coming from overseas
We are a modern and growing region that is forging a bright new future. You get the best of Australian life but with the added benefit of a unique mix of space and everything on your doorstep.
Led by the Vice-Chancellor and President, our University is organised around academic Colleges and Schools and professional Divisions.
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.