Research Fellow in Psychology, Decision Science

Melbourne, Australia
05 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Mar 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences
Salary: $98,775 - $117,290 (Level B)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - 9.5% superannuation

The Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences, one of the leading schools of psychology in Australia, is seeking to appoint an outstanding individual to a 15-month (fixed term) research fellow position. This individual will complement and extend the School’s research strengths in decision science, and contribute to the interdisciplinary Decision Science Hub.

Decision science is understood broadly to include the psychology and cognitive neuroscience of human decision-making and the application of these disciplines to understanding and influencing clinical, health and economic phenomena. The successful applicant will show evidence of the ability to develop an international reputation in the study of human decision-making, a capacity to work as a member of a cross-disciplinary team, an ability to provide outstanding research supervision, and a strong commitment to engagement.

Position Description

Applications close: 05 Mar 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time