Research Integrity Officer

Wagga Wagga, Australia
19 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
02 Sep 2019
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Exciting opportunity to join a dedicated team in a new role
  • Varied and diverse role
  • Provide high quality, client focussed solutions

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $84,118 to $91,957 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

This is an exciting new role in our Research Integrity, Ethics and Compliance office where you will play a key role supporting the responsible conduct of research at Charles Sturt University including the management, development and refinement of policies and procedures relating to research integrity; and related policies.

To be successful you will have:

  • A relevant degree or an equivalent level of knowledge gained through any combination of education, training and/or experience.
  • Sound understanding of the current legislation and codes of practice relating to the Responsible Conduct of Research and of the principles of procedural fairness.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and cooperatively across a range of stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience in the formation, development and implementation of policies, procedures and projects.

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research, Development and Industry) encompasses the Research Office, the Office of Global Engagement and Partnerships, the Office of Indigenous Affairs, the four University Research Centres plus a number of strategic agendas including ethics and compliance, commercialisation of research, the AgriPark and contribution to the University Strategy. The DVC RDI, in collaboration with the Pro Vice-Chancellor Global Engagement (Research and Partnership), stewards the development of collaborative connections between CSU and industry, end-users and stakeholders to strengthen and expand the research agenda. Closer strategic partnerships are sought based on the internationally competitive nature and relevance of CSU research and the opportunity to provide Higher Degree by Research students with a more comprehensive training.

The Research Integrity, Ethics and Compliance Unit promotes the responsible conduct of research and teaching. The Unit provides educational initiatives and advice on aspects of research integrity ethics and compliance through facilitation of the Universities Research Integrity Adviser network. The Unit also provides operational and administrative support to the University's six ethics and compliance committees to ensure regulatory compliance.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Kate Organ | Manager, Ethics and Compliance Unit | | Ph: 02 6933 2347

Closing Date: 11 pm, 02 September 2019