Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow, Bushfire Risk Management Research Hub

Wollongong, Australia
29 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
06 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full time appointment (4 years)

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH) is committed to quality outcomes delivered via a sustainable model where development and innovation are key elements of all that we do.  SMAH is one of UOW’s five Faculties and incorporates the Schools of Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Earth and Environmental Science, Nursing, and the School of Medicine (incorporating Graduate Medicine).

The Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires is a research centre in the School of Biological Sciences. CERMB research aims to quantify the risk of bushfire impacts under changing climate, population and land uses and to quantify the effectiveness of mitigation measures. This position is part of the Centre’s close relationship as a provider of applied knowledge to Government agencies.

The position will contribute to the research program of the NSW OEH Bushfire Risk Management Research (BRMR) Hub. The Hub consists of a team of researchers led by the Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires at the University of Wollongong.This role will make a vital contribution to the research program of the Hub in line with the University’s goals for research excellence.

The University is highly committed to supporting the participation of Aboriginal people in all aspects of the higher education sector. UOW offers excellent working conditions in a great location, with sociable hours, family friendly policies, flexible work practices, generous leave provisions and ongoing opportunities for professional development.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position. 

For further information about this position, please contact Senior Professor Ross Bradstock on + 61 2 4221 5531. 

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 06/01/2019, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $77,470 - $113,353 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 182113
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
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