Promotion to Lecturer

2019 Round

Please note that the 2019 promotion round will be officially opened in June 2019.
Applications for promotion to Lecturer and equivalent Academic Research staff (Level B) must be submitted by 19 August 2019. Please see the Schedule below for timelines for the 2019 Promotion to Lecturer Round.

Applicants are advised to consult extensively with their Head of School and Dean before submitting an application.  To ensure that optimum advice has been received regarding documentation of their case, applicants are asked to submit a final draft copy of their application to their Head of School and Dean prior to submitting an application.  Promotion applications will be assessed entirely on merit.

No late applications will be accepted. 

Promotion Applications must be lodged with the Dean's Unit by close of business Monday 19 August.   Interviews for promotion to Lecturer are organised by each individual faculty normally in the period from October through to late November.

Please note however that the time period scheduled for promotion interviews may vary for individual faculties depending upon the availability of the Presiding Member of the Faculty Promotions Committee. Applicants are advised to contact the Dean’s unit in advance of organising any planned overseas travel.


Schedule

Date Event Venue Time
Jan 2019 Information & guidelines booklet available on HR website  
19 Aug 2019 Application to be submitted to the Dean's unit    
Faculty decides Faculty Promotion Committee meetings Respective Faculties TBA
1 Jan 2020 Effective date of promotion    








Information Sessions & Workshops

Please note that no formal information sessions or other workshops are specifically organised for Level B applicants. Level B applicants are most welcome to attend any of the sessions organised for level C applicants. To view Level C workshops click here.



2018 Successful Applicants

The following members of the academic staff were promoted to Lecturer with effect from 1 January 2019:
 
Dr Juan Alvarez Gaitan  School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dr Diana Baker-Smith  School of Art and Design
Dr Melissa Blunden  Social Policy Research Centre
Dr Timothy Broady  Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre
Dr Wen-Fan Chen  School of Materials Science and Engineering
Dr Nayeem Chowdhury  School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Dr Alison Ciesla  School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering
Ms Valerie Combe-Germes  School of Humanities and Languages
Dr Luke Craven  School of Business, UNSW Canberra
Dr Paul Croaker  School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Dr Kerryn Drysdale  Centre for Social Research in Health
Dr Debarun Dutta  School of Optometry and Vision Science
Dr Joanna Fardell  School of Women’s and Children’s Health
Dr Tzongtyng Hung  Prince of Wales Clinical School
Dr Yajie Jiang  School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering
Dr Mahmoud Karimi  School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Dr Rajneesh Kaur  Prince of Wales Clinical School
Dr Katherine Kenny  Centre for Social Research in Health
Dr Chantal Kopecky  School of Medical Sciences
Dr Hamed Lamei Ramandi  School of Minerals and Energy Resources Engineering
Dr Sophia Lin  School of Public Health and Community Medicine
Dr Christine Linhart  School of Public Health and Community Medicine
Dr Chi Mak  School of Mathematics and Statistics
Dr Nicole Marden  School of Medical Sciences
Dr Samane Maroufi  School of Materials Sciences and Engineering
Dr Simin Masoudi  School of Optometry and Vision Science
Dr Yuvisthi Naidoo  Social Policy Research Centre
Dr Padmanesan Narasimhan  School of Public Health and Community Medicine
Dr Belinda Jane Newton  Social Policy Research Centre
Dr Zhi Yi Ong  School of Psychology
Dr Elvis Pandzic  Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre
Dr Robert Patterson  School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering
Dr Ioana Ramia  Centre for Social Impact
Dr Helen Rutlidge  School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dr Morteza Saberi  School of Business, UNSW Canberra
Dr Fendy Santoso  School of Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW Canberra
Dr Daniel Sando  School of Materials Sciences and Engineering
Dr Ning Song  School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering
Dr Jiangjun Tang  School of Engineering and Information Technology, UNSW Canberra
Dr Travis Wearne  School of Psychology
Dr Megan Weier  Centre for Social Impact
Dr Kasun Wijayaratna  School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dr Claire Wilkinson  Social Policy Research Centre
Dr Jianliang Yang  School of Materials Science and Engineering
Dr Jae Sung Yun  School of Photovoltaic and Renewable Energy Engineering

Thank you to Faculty Offices and the members of the Faculty Promotions Committees for their hard work during this promotion round.


Contact

David Gleeson
Academic Promotions Manager
Phone 9385 2716
E-Mail Address d.gleeson@unsw.edu.au