Jacob Haimson and Beverly Mecklenburg Lectureship in Physics

Melbourne, Australia
06 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
21 Oct 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Contract Type
Full Time

School of Physics
Faculty of Science

The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas where they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this, the School of Physics is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across physical science disciplines. Pursuant to a Special Measure under Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic), the School will, therefore, only consider applications from suitably qualified female candidates for this position.

Salary: $98,775 - $117,290 p.a. (Level B) or $120,993 - $139,510 p.a. (Level C), plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience.

The School of Physics is seeking the appointment of an outstanding female academic to the Jacob Haimson and Beverly Mecklenburg Lectureship in Physics. The successful candidate will undertake high-level research of exceptional promise in physics. The position is open to female researchers with research expertise in the following areas; Condensed Matter Physics, Optics, Physical Biosciences, and Theoretical Particle Physics.

NOTE: Candidates should arrange for three (3) referees to provide letters of recommendation prior to the application deadline. Letters should be sent to Shirley Els (shirley.els@unimelb.edu.au).

Close date: 21 Oct 2018

Position Description and Selection Criteria

Download File 0043368_REVISED_19 Jul 2017.pdf

For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/search/info/selection-criteria