Research Fellow, Level BRF

Adelaide, Australia
Thursday, 30 July 2020
End of advertisement period
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time
  • Based in UniSA Business, located at City West campus
  • Part-time (0.5 FTE), three (3) year fixed term contract
  • Salary range: $100,184 - $118,665 pro rata per annum (plus superannuation)

About the Job

As the Research Fellow, you will play a key role in developing and leading high quality research projects in sport and leisure management associated with the intersection of participation, wellbeing, and governance. You will make independent and original research contributions of both a theoretical and empirical nature, which will have a significant impact in research and practice.

Skills and Experience

To be successful, you will have a doctoral qualification in Sports Management, Health Promotion, Human Movement and Sport Science or similar, as well as an evolving record of research achievement as demonstrated by publications, conference papers and other research activities. You will bring research skills and experience encompassing the design, implementation, analysis and reporting of research, including high level quantitative and qualitative analytical skills.

If you are highly organised, a great communicator, and enjoy working in an inter-disciplinary team as well as independently, apply now!

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter for the role to Chloe Juniper, Senior Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #2459.

Applications close: 11:30 pm Thursday 13 August 2020

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

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Applications must be lodged online, please note UniSA does not accept applications via email.

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