Senior Research Fellow in The Future of Work

Adelaide, Australia
06 May 2019
End of advertisement period
06 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: Research Academic Level C
Salary Range: $115,541 to $133,224 pa
Employment Type: Continuing, Full-time
Position Reports to: Director, Australian Industrial Transformation Institute
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Professor John Spoehr
Closing Date: Thursday, 6 June 2019 11 am

Position Summary:

The Senior Research Fellow in The Future of Work will undertake research in the area of the future of work in the digital age as part of the Australian Industrial Transformation Institute in the College of Business, Government and Law. They will contribute to a major program of research on the implications of advanced technologies for employment and workplaces involving industry and government partners.

The position will take a lead role under general to broad supervision in developing, managing and implementing research projects and in expanding the College’s research activities. These activities include the attraction of external grants and research contracts, delivering on strategic research objectives, establishing and maintaining industry and 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.

Please note, applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.