Job no: 0060676
Role type: Fixed-term for 12 months
Faculty: Fine Arts and Music
Department/School: Victorian College of the Arts
Salary: Level B - $114,645 - $136,136 p.a. or Level C - $140,433 - $161,926 p.a. plus 17% super
- Exciting opportunity for early career researchers!
- Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families!
About the Role
We invite applications from early career researchers for a Virtual Production Research Fellowship. The Research Fellowship is designed to support talented, doctoral graduates who are working on innovation within the area of Virtual Production to establish and consolidate their research careers by contributing to the intellectually vibrant research culture of the Faculty.
The Research Fellowship provides an opportunity for dedicated research time within a supportive and collegial research environment. The successful candidate will receive research, teaching and academic career training and mentoring, designed to equip the candidate for a career as a teaching and research-focused academic at an Australian or international university.
Who We Are Looking For
You will be a PhD graduate with a strong record in research. A demonstrated capacity for multidisciplinary and collaborative research, an ability to generate external funding, and eagerness to contribute to the research outcomes of the Faculty are required.
You will also have:
- Graduated or have met the requirements to graduate with a PhD awarded no later than 1 January 2023.
- A research track record in Virtual Production
For further information regarding responsibilities and requirements, please refer to the attached PD.
This position requires the incumbent to hold a current and valid Working with Children Check to ensure the University provides a safe environment for everyone.
Please note: Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. This role requires current valid work rights for Australia.
What We Offer You!
In addition, we offer the opportunity to be part of a vibrant community and enjoy a range of benefits, including generous leave provisions, salary packaging, health and well-being services and discounts on graduate courses. For more information, check out our benefits page!
About the University of Melbourne
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We are dedicated to ensuring barrier free and inclusive practices to recruit the most talented candidates. If you require any reasonable adjustments with the recruitment process, please contact the email address listed at the bottom of the page.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants
We aspire to be the University of choice for Indigenous Australians, with unprecedented investment to attract, nurture and retain Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff. Tangible support through a range of programs and initiatives will ensure that you personally succeed and flourish while at the University of Melbourne.
For further information, including our 2023-2027 Indigenous strategy please visit -https://about.unimelb.edu.au/reconciliation/murmuk-djerring
If you feel this role is right for you, please apply with the following documents:
- Cover Letter outlining your interest and experience and how your research background and experience is a good fit for the role
Please note that you are not required to respond to the selection criteria in the Position Description.
^For information to help you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria and competencies, please go to http://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria
If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please feel free to contact Anna Gradoboeva via email at Faculties-TA@unimelb.edu.au, ensuring that you include the Position Number and the Job Title as the subject. Please do not share your application to this email address.
If you have any particular questions regarding the job please follow the details listed on the Position Description.
Applications close: 22 December 2023 11:55 PM Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)
Position Description: Research Fellow Virtual Production.pdf