Research Fellow, Education Futures

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Melbourne, Australia
05 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
25 Jun 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location: Clayton campus
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: 3 year fixed-term appointment
Remuneration: $97,203 - $115,429 pa Level B (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Join a dynamic and innovative team! An opportunity to shape a new direction! Work with collaborative, creative and supportive colleagues!

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. And that’s because you’re not just starting your career, or taking on a bigger challenge. You’re making a real contribution – surrounded by energetic, inspiring people who are driven to make a difference as well. Monash is a place where you’ll be able to develop your career in exciting, sometimes unexpected ways – putting you in the best possible position for a rewarding future.

The Opportunity

Education Futures is housed within the Faculty of Education at Monash University. We are an innovative think tank that undertakes cutting edge research, conducts round-tables, forums and other events for educators, researchers, policy makers and the public.

We invite an outstanding candidate with expertise in quantitative research and advanced statistical skills to join our team, and make a difference through the position of Research Fellow. The Research Fellow will be supported in developing their own research agenda in any area of education-related quantitative inquiry. They will also work with colleagues in Education Futures initiative - supporting the development of quantitative components of ongoing research, and also planning collaborative research proposals for external funding. The Research Fellow will also take a lead in building capacity in quantitative research across the Faculty – particularly amongst colleagues already involved with multivariate statistics. This is an opportunity to apply your statistical skills to tackling large-scale and deep-rooted educational problems – supported by one of the world’s leading Faculties of Education.

Please note all positions are full-time, three fixed-term appointments; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated. 

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check. Successful applicants will also be required to hold a valid National Police Check. 


Professor Neil Selwyn,

Position Description

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Closing Date

Tuesday 25 June 2019, 11:55 pm AEST