Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowships




Location: Sydney, Australia
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: Four-year appointment
Remuneration: A$108,203(plus 17% employer superannuation)

The University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is seeking applications from outstanding early career researchers for our most prestigious fellowship scheme.

Benefits of the UTS Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Scheme include:

  • a four-year combination research and teaching appointment
  • research project funding of up to A$50,000

UTS Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowships are highly competitive. To be shortlisted, applicants must have an exceptional track record relative to opportunity as well as the commitment and potential to enhance the research capacity and culture of UTS.

The scheme is open for domestic applicants, including those with full visas and unrestricted work rights to cover the four-year duration of the appointment.

About the University of Technology Sydney

At UTS, our focus is on excellence and impact.We aim to develop pioneering research solutions with real benefits for industry, government, the environment and communities. We integrate our approach to research and learning, to engage students with leading research and inquiry-based approaches.

Located in the heart of Sydney’s digital and creative precinct, UTS actively fosters innovation and collaboration — within the university and beyond. Our billion-dollar revitalisation program has transformed our campus into an interconnected urban environment. Our cutting-edge facilities support excellence in teaching and research, and embody our sustainability goals.

UTS is the highest performing university in Australia under 50 years old according to both the Top 200 under 50 2018, and the QS Top 50 Under 50 — which also ranks us in the top 10 young universities in the world. We have also been ranked in the top 200 of both the QS World University Rankings and the World University Rankings in 2019. UTS is Australia’s top rated university for research impact in the 2018 Excellence and Impact Assessment, and 100 per cent of UTS research is benchmarked at world standard or above at broad research field level by the Australian Government’s 2018 Excellence in Research for Australia evaluation.

We aim to be a driver of social change – both through our research and by fostering a diverse and inclusive educational and working environment. We encourage applications from women, Indigenous Australians, people with disability, those who identify as LGBTIQA+ and applicants from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Expressions of interest (EOIs) open Tuesday 20th April and close 11:59 pm AEST on Tuesday 18th May 2021.   

For more information, or to submit an EOI visit our Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Scheme website.

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