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The University of Canberra is an exciting place to work, where rigorous and ethical research in a rapidly expanding institution offers satisfying career pathways where you can produce your best results. UC has a clear idea of who we are and where we're heading, and through our Breakthrough Strategic Plan, we aim to celebrate our 50th anniversary in 2018 by entering world rankings and taking our place as one of the leading institutions in Australia and the region.

Find out what role you might be able to play at UC by looking at our Positions Vacant.

Why work at the University of Canberra?

  • From the top down, UC is buzzing with excitement over its past achievements, present work and future prospects. Read more from our Vice Chancellor, Professor Deep Saini, who is eager to share UC's growth trajectory.
  • UC's healthy workplace culture, including our accelerated promotion of early career academics in our 10 Steps to the Top Program will enhance any academic career
  • Our competitive salaries and staff benefits aim to attract and retain only the best employees
  • Live and work in the highest ranked city for livability in the OECD. Find more about one of the best lifestyles on the planet.

Breastfeeding Friendly WorkplaceThe University of Canberra is accredited as a Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace.

The accreditation recognises the University as a workplace which has made an extra effort to support and accommodate breastfeeding mothers.

EOWA logoThe University of Canberra is an Employer of Choice for Women. We provide a work environment where career progression for women is encouraged and salaries are determined without gender bias.

White Ribbon logoThe University of Canberra has taken a strong stance against Violence Against Women and is committed to making the University a place for our female staff and students.