Senior Officer, Higher Degree Research Coordinator

Canberra, Australia
15 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 6/7
Salary Package: $78,956 - $91,157 per annum, plus 17% superannuation
Term: Full time, Fixed term (12 Months) 

Postion Overview

The Research School of Chemistry (RSC) is one of eight schools in the ANU College of Science (CoS) at the Australian National University delivering and supporting excellence in Research and Education. Located in the heart of Canberra on the sprawling Acton campus, the RSC is spread across 3 buildings housing world-class facilities and home to some of the worlds leading researchers and award winning teachers.

The RSC is seeking an experienced Senior Administrator to support the administration of the Research School's Higher Degree Research program. 

In this role you will be working closely with the RSC's PhD student community, the Academic convenor of the HDR program, and as a member of a small team of professional staff. You will bring qualities that include an ability to manage competing priorities, whilst remaining positive and empathetic with a customer service mindset. If you are an organised and flexible professional able to work both independently and as part of a team, we would love to hear from you.

For more information or a confidential discussion please contact Mrs Deanne Drummond, School Manager


T: 02 6125 3773

Closing date: 28 April 2019

Position description: PD - RSC Senior Officer HDR Student Coordinator.pdf

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Application information

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

  • A statement of maximum two (2) pages, 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).

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

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.