Research Assistant in Business

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
$62, 644 - $77,318
01 Dec 2016
End of advertisement period
29 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

UNSW Canberra is a campus of the University of New South Wales located at the Australian Defence Force Academy in Canberra. UNSW Canberra endeavours to offer staff a rewarding experience and offers many opportunities and attractive benefits, including:

  •      One of Australia’s leading research and teaching universities
  •      Australian bush land setting with FREE parking
  •      FREE Onsite GYM and Indoor Sports Centre
  •      Strong commitment to staff development and learning
  •      Strong commitment to work life and family balance
  •      Generous superannuation and salary packaging opportunities

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work

A new exciting position is available within the newly established Centre for Public Service Research within the School of Business, UNSW Canberra.

About the Role:

  • Salary 
    • Level 4: $62, 644 - $66,083 (+super)
    • Level 5: $68,330 - $77,318 (+super)
  •     Fixed Term – 2 years
  •     Full Time OR Part Time

The Centre for Public Service Research (CPSR) was established to partner with organisational clients to produce new insights into effective public service implementation and evaluation.  We perform timely, high-quality and reliable research into public policy implementation. We bring a breadth of knowledge and a depth of experience to our work, taking an inter-disciplinary and inter-methodological approach that recognises the complexity of contexts and plurality of interests involved in any policy implementation.

We are seeking to recruit full time or part time Research Assistant. This position will sit within the new Centre and work to help build this in conjunction with existing faculty.

It is the University's intention to recruit at the higher level, as such applicants are required to only address the selection criteria at Level 5.

The School of Business offers a flexible and friendly working environment. We are a growing school undertaking innovative teaching and research supervision across our undergraduate, postgraduate and higher degree programs. Our staff enjoy the campus location and access to gym facilities. We offer a well-resourced and supportive environment.

In your application you should systematically address the selection criteria outlined in the Position Description. In order to view the position description - please ensure that you allow pop-ups for the Jobs@UNSW Portal.

An applicant may be required to undergo pre-employment checks prior to appointment to this role.

For further information about UNSW Canberra, please visit our website: UNSW Canberra


A/Prof Helen Dickinson


T: 0466 395 131

Applications Close: Sunday 8 January, 2017