Curtin University of Technology

Curtin University of Technology

Student Experience Coordinator, Faculty of Science & Engineering



Job Reference: 1207091

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Curtin's Faculty of Science and Engineering is a place where students and staff alike can apply their studies and research to real-world industry challenges. We are involved in a variety of high-impact research initiatives, across several schools in the Faculty of Science and Engineering.

Your new role

As the Student Experience Coordinator, you will play a pivotal role in driving student engagement and facilitating connections between our students and national resilience and security government, academic and industry stakeholders. This position offers a unique opportunity to be part of a greenfield initiative, where your creativity and passion will contribute to shaping the future of student experiences within our faculty.

Key duties and responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate closely with Curtin's National Resilience & Security (NRAS) Program Office, to work closely with defence, national security and space market partners to identify opportunities for student engagement and involvement.
  • Develop and implement innovative strategies to connect students with these industry professionals, contractors, and relevant organisations.
  • Organise events, workshops, and networking sessions to enhance students' understanding of this sector and potential career pathways.
  • Provide personalised support and guidance to students interested in pursuing opportunities in this sector, including internships, projects, and employment prospects.
  • Maintain strong relationships with industry stakeholders to ensure ongoing collaboration and support for student initiatives.
  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of student engagement activities, implementing improvements as needed.
  • The successful candidate may be required to obtain an Australian ‘NV-1' level security Clearance, which includes comprehensive personal screenings, hence this role would normally be restricted to, and require you to maintain, Australian Citizenship.

    To learn more about the role, please contact the hiring manager Marc Stoitis, Director, Student Engagement, Faculty of Science and Engineering via email [email protected] .

    About us

    We are an energetic, dedicated team of academics and professionals working together to provide global solutions through quality graduates and innovative research. Curtin is a welcoming space where integrity, respect for one another, courage, excellence, and impact are essential to everyday life. Situated on Whadjuk Nyungar Country, our vibrant campus includes an art gallery, gym, childcare and medical centre, and endless food options including a supermarket.

    We encourage a progressive and diverse workplace, offering generous superannuation and salary packaging benefits. We are committed to looking after our employees by promoting health and wellbeing, work flexibility, and personal development opportunities.

    For more information about our university, please visit www.

    Join us! Please provide a cover letter and your CV to allow us to assess your suitability for this role.

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    Applications close: 5 PM Australian Western Standard Time (AWST), Wednesday 22nd May 2024.

    Applicants should note that prior to appointment, any offer of employment is subject to completion of National Police Records checks, and background, integrity, and reference checks to Curtin's satisfaction. At Curtin, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation and this position may also require you to have a current Working With Children Check.

    If you have any queries in relation to the application process, please contact our careers team on [email protected] 08 9266 9000 (option 3,1) and quote the Job Reference number.

    Please note we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies at this time.

    Job details


    Student Experience Coordinator, Faculty of Science & Engineering


    Curtin University of Technology




    May 08, 2024

    Application deadline

    May 22, 2024

    Job type



    Agricultural Science,Chemistry,Engineering,Physics

    About the employer

    Curtin University is a future-focused university based in the scenic city of Perth, Australia, with additional campuses in regional Western Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Dubai and Mauritius.

    The University is recognised for its strengths in teaching and research innovation, which is reflected in its standing as Western Australia’s top public university for graduate and postgraduate employment, according to the Good Universities Guide 2021.

    We were established in 1966 as the ‘Western Australian Institute of Technology’, before gaining university status and changing our name to ‘Curtin’ in 1987 in honour of the former Australian Prime Minister.

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