Associate Research Fellow, Engineering and Information Sciences

Wollongong, Australia
14 Nov 2019
End of advertisement period
13 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full-time appointment (two years)

The Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences is a research intensive Faculty with extensive teaching operations in Australia, Asia and the Middle East.

The School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronic and Biomedical Engineering, which is one of the top 10 Engineering Schools in Australia, is committed to research and teaching excellence through its world-class undergraduate and postgraduate programs in a range of exciting technological areas.

The position will contribute to research efforts on an ARC funded project "A smart functional lubricant for hot strip rolling".

The successful candidate is expected to have advanced experience and knowledge in glass lubricants, oxidation at high temperatures, and high quality research experience and capability in tribology and advanced characterisation techniques. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to a vigorous research program that complements and enhances the extensive interdisciplinary engineering network at the University of Wollongong.

You will be prompted to respond to a selection criteria questionnaire as part of the application process.

For further information about this position, please contact Senior Professor Kiet Tieu on + 61 2 4221 3061.

Women are underrepresented in this discipline and are encouraged to apply.

The University of Wollongong is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. As an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate diversity and inclusion, and believe gender equality is fundamental to achieving our goal of being in the top 1%. The University seeks to increase the representation of women in the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine (STEMM) to address gender imbalance. As a recognised leader in gender equality, we offer professional development programs and promote a healthy work life balance.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 13/12/2019, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A: $79,490 - $93,130 + 17% superannuation
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
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