Job no: 0051900
Work type: Fixed Term
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Science
Department/School: School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences
Salary: $73,669 - $99,964 (Level A)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 9.5% super
About the role:
Fire regimes in southeast Australia are changing due to climate change. We are seeking a research fellow to work on a project seeking to understand the resilience of montane forests to future climate and fire regimes and to quantify the ability of planned adaptation to maintain vulnerable forest types.
Qualification needed: Completion (or near completion) of a PhD in an appropriate discipline such as ecology, botany, zoology, forest science, environmental science or natural resource management
- Demonstrated experience in designing and implementing field-based research programs
- Demonstrated experience in undertaking spatial data analysis and mapping
- Demonstrated experience in statistical data analysis
- Demonstrated experience in surveying forests for fauna and flora
A demonstrated aptitude for research, with a sound publication record in relevant areas, commensurate with experience and opportunities.