Job no: 0051226
Work type: Fixed Term
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department/School: School of Mathematics and Statistics
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 9.5% super
Salary: Level A: $73,669 - $99,964 p.a (PhD entry level $93,120) or Level B: $105,232 - $124,958 p.. Level of appointment is subject to applicants' qualifications and experience.
The School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Melbourne has four two-year research positions available for exceptional early career researchers in the mathematical sciences, whose research has the potential to have a significant impact, either in fundamental research or toward practical applications. The School maintains activity in all areas of the mathematical sciences, and the positions can be related to any area.
The successful applicants are expected to have the potential to lead a vigorous research program in their area with the promise of significant impact. The University of Melbourne is located in one of the greatest cities in the world, provides ample opportunities for the supervision of strong Master’s and PhD level research students and offers a wide range of opportunities for research collaborations within the School, the Faculty of Science as well as the broader University community.
The School has an ongoing commitment to improving our gender balance and has demonstrated success with a recruitment program that is focussed on creating gender balance and diversity. Women and persons belonging to minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply for these positions.
These positions are full-time fixed-term for 2 years. Applicants must have existing working rights in Australia and the ability to travel to Melbourne to be eligible to apply.