Research Fellow Scholarship Design and Digitial Humanities

Canberra, Australia
15 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
12 May 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Academic
Classification: Academic Level B
Salary package: $98,009 to $111,365 per annum plus 17% Superannuation 
Term: Part-time, Fixed term (14 hours per week, 12 months)

Position overview

The ANU School of Art & Design (SOA&D) is focused on achieving excellence in research in accordance with its position within the Australian National University (ANU), an outstanding, research-intensive institution ranked among the great universities of the world. Alongside the benefits of postdoctoral training, the successful applicant will benefit from producing a tangible research output produced in collaboration with academic leaders in the fields of digital design and art history, to amplify the impact of an innovative research project. At the same time, the candidate will benefit from the vibrant research community at ANU, receiving professional training and mentoring from faculty that will provide the springboard to achieving ambitious career goals.

The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is one of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 57 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and three ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 270 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.

Enquiries: Robert Wellington, T: 02 61252263 E: 

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

Application information

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

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • 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.
  • Other documents, if required.

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

Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: 12 Apr 2019 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 12 May 2019 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time