Postdoctoral Fellow in Earth Sciences

Location
Canberra, Australia
Posted
21 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
20 Apr 2019
Ref
528940
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Academic

Classification: Academic Level A-B
Salary package: $70,107 – $111,365 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Term: Full time, Fixed Term (2 years)

  • Excellent employer superannuation contributions
  • Generous leave entitlements
  • On campus childcare facilities
  • Support network and mentoring program for early career academics  

Position Overview

The Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow will join the Seismology and Mathematical Geophysics Group within the Research School of Earth Sciences. Based at the Australian National University’s charming Acton campus in Canberra, the School is part of the ANU College of Science. Staff and students within the College conduct research and deliver research-led education programs that encompasses the entire breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international networks and by world-class facilities.  The College has a strong tradition of research excellence that has fostered distinguished Nobel Laureates and Kyoto Prize winners and that trains scientific leaders in disciplines in which the ANU is consistently ranked in the top twenty in the world. 

In this role you will be responsible for the deployment, acquisition, analysis and interpretation of large-N datasets and for integration of these into existing and concurrent broadband seismic deployments.  The goal is to expand the capability of our strong field-based seismic imaging research through new technologies and methodologies in order to improve resolution, and therefore understanding of the Earth’s structure and evolution.

For more information about this position please contact Assoc/Prof Meghan Miller E: meghan.miller@anu.edu.au or T: 02 6125 3073.

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion

Application Information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing each of the selection criteria must be included.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: 21 Mar 2019 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 20 Apr 2019 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time