Senior Research Fellow Geography

Adelaide, Australia
10 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
13 May 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Geography
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level C
Salary Range: $115,541 to $133,224 pa
Employment Type: Continuing, full-time
Position Reports to: Dean (People and Resources)
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Professor Vanessa Lemm
Closing Date: Monday, 13 May 2019 11 am

Position Summary:

The Senior Research Fellow will undertake research in Geography aligned with our College Research Themes. The position will take a lead role in developing, managing, and implementing research projects and in the College’s research activities.

These activities include the attraction of external funding, delivering on strategic research objectives, establishing and maintaining industry, government and other research partnerships, identifying commercially relevant outputs and building the University’s national and international reputation through high quality publications and strong research collaborations.

The Senior Research Fellow may coordinate and/or lead the activities of other staff, and/or undertake an active leadership role in research and/or creative activity including leadership of a research team. The Senior Research Fellow will actively supervise and mentor students in major Honours or postgraduate research projects.

Please note: Pursuant to the Children’s Protection Act 1993 (SA) this position has been deemed prescribed. It is an inherent requirement of the position that the successful candidate maintains a current Child Related Employment Screening which is satisfactory to the University.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a suitability statement of no more than three pages, addressing the key capabilities of the position description. In addition, you are required to upload your CV.

We are seeking to increase the diversity to improve equal opportunity outcomes for employees, and therefore we encourage female applicants, people with a disability and/or people from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to apply.