Outstanding Professor

Darwin, Australia
04 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
30 Jun 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description:

Continuing full-time appointment
Generous remuneration package and potential research start-up grant

Join the research team at Charles Darwin University, one of Australia’s most innovative and research intensive universities.

Charles Darwin University is embarking on Connect, Discover, Grow, a growth strategy to strengthen its position as an outstanding research institution in northern Australia and neighbouring regions.

To support this strategy, we now seek outstanding leaders with an international reputation and a distinguished record of research achievements. Several Outstanding Professorships are available in areas that enhance our research strengths, including: Environment, Biology, Agriculture, Information Technology, Engineering, Indigenous and Tropical Medicine & Health, Psychology and Social Sciences.

Charles Darwin University is ranked in the top 2 percent* of universities worldwide and 31st among universities under 50 years. Our world-leading research centres include the Menzies School of Health Research, the Research Institute for the Environment and Livelihoods, and the Northern Institute.

Successful applicants will be offered a generous remuneration package and a research start-up grant of up to $250,000.

For more information visit: http://outstanding-professors.cdu.edu.au/

Please include in your application a cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the position and a detailed resume containing the following:

Contact details, phone, mobile and email address
Education and professional qualifications
Information regarding electronic record(s) of research output, e.g. ORCID, link to Google Scholar
Residential status
Names, telephone and email contacts of referees.

*The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016