Senior Research Fellow in Human Factors

Adelaide, Australia
05 Dec 2019
End of advertisement period
19 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level C
Salary Range: $117,6411 to $135,324 pa
Employment Type: Fixed-term, Full-time, available for 2 years
Position Reports to: Director, Australian Industrial Transformation Institute
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Professor John Spoehr
Closing Date: Thursday, 19 December 2019 at 9:00 am

Position Summary:

The Senior Research Fellow in Human Factors will undertake research in the area of the uptake and diffusion of innovative manufacturing technologies in shipbuilding and the supply chain, as part of a Flinders University and BAE Systems Australia joint research lab. The position will contribute to research activities associated with human factors to discover ways to drive digital transformation through advanced robotics, assistive manufacturing and readiness for industry 4.0 utilisation.

The position will take a lead role in developing, managing and implementing research projects and in expanding the College’s research activities through 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.

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.