Research Fellow, Centre for Gambling Research

Canberra, Australia
$103,841 - $117,736 per annum plus 17% superannuation
14 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
17 Oct 2022
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level B
Salary package: $103,841 - $117,736 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full-time, Fixed term (2 years)
Position description: Download File Academic Level B_Research Fellow_CSRM_fc edits (1).pdf

  • Canberra based
  • Opportunity for academic career growth
  • Access to work-class research environment

Position overview

The Research Fellow will contribute to a variety of research projects investigating the social causes and consequence of gambling and gambling harm, related mental health and wellbeing factors, and socially and economically disadvantaged populations. The projects will involve quantitative analysis of large population representative studies, longitudinal data from cohort studies and administrative data.

The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is one of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 57 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and three ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 270 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.

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Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful candidate will be required to undergo a background check during the recruitment process.  An offer of employment is conditional on satisfactory results. 

Closing date: 17 October 2022