Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Robotic and Digital Fabrication

Gold Coast, Australia
$97,857 plus 10.5% super per annum and may be negotiated commensurate on skills and experience
27 Sep 2022
End of advertisement period
27 Oct 2022
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Architecture
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

About the position

This is an outstanding opportunity for a talented and highly motivated candidate with 1-3 years’ post-doctoral experience or equivalent.

Working within the Abedian School of Architecture at the Faculty of Society and Design, the appointee will contribute to innovative design research projects that have a positive impact on architectural design, and construction through robotics and automation. This will be carried out through design and build projects using state-of-the-art facilities at Bond University in Robina, Gold Coast.

About the person:

The position provides an excellent opportunity for an Early Career Researcher to develop research in robotics in architecture and construction automation in relation to design sustainability. The research will focus on the design, development, prototyping and testing of novel construction methodologies that seek to reduce construction waste and have positive implications for Country.  The role will work closely with, and fall under the direct line management of, the Head of the Abedian School of Architecture. Applicants must hold a PhD or equivalent in a relevant area.

Salary details:

Bond University offers a vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities in a picturesque location in Robina, as well as a range of tangible benefits including (but not limited to): competitive remuneration, bus services to the door, available car parking, use of library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site.

The salary for the position commences at $ 97,857 plus 10.5% superannuation per annum and may be negotiated commensurate on skills and experience.

Additional information:

For further information regarding the position please contact the Head of the Abedian School of Architecture, Professor Paul Loh at +61 7 5595 2550 or

Application and submission details:

For further details regarding this appointment, please reference the Position Description and Selection Criteria.

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Applications close: 5:00 pm, Thursday, 27 October 2022

Short listed applicants without work rights will need to demonstrate they can meet the requirements for obtaining a valid Australian work visa.

Conditions of employment for this position are offered under a Bond Employment Contract (BEC).

Bond University is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage our students and staff to respect individuality and diversity. In line with Bond University’s values, people from diverse backgrounds, women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people who identify as LGBTIQ+, and people with a disability are encouraged to apply for positions at the University.