Post Doctoral Research Fellow in Chemical or Materials Engineering

Location
Joondalup, Perth, Australia
Salary
$85,025 - $113,978
Posted
11 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
07 May 2017
Ref
096/2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
JOONDALUP CAMPUS
ALEVA: $85,025 - $91,626; ALEVB: $95,979 - $113,978
3 YEAR FIXED TERM CONTRACT

Overview

The School of Engineering is looking for an enthusiastic Post-doctoral Research Fellow to conduct research for an ARC discovery project in the Laboratory of Energy and Environmental Catalysis. The successful candidate will be involved in the design and conduct of research in the following fields of:

  • Nanomaterials;
  • Photocatalysis;
  • Membrane catalysis;
  • (Photo-)Electrochemical catalysis; or
  • Chemical sensing.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Conduct and co-ordinate research activities;
  • Publish and promote the results of the research;
  • Develop the track record to apply for external research funding (e.g. DECRA);
  • Initiate and develop targeted research collaborations;
  • Engage in the supervision and training of research students;
  • Work closely with other team members.

The successful applicant will also demonstrate personal attributes that are congruent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry and Personal Excellence.

Benefits & Remuneration

This full-time, 3 year fixed term position attracts remuneration of $85,025 - $113,978 plus 17% University superannuation contribution.

ECU supports a work/life balance for staff.  Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.

For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our Future Staff website.

Contact

Interested applicants are encouraged to contact Associate Professor Hongqi Sun via email at h.sun@ecu.edu.au for more information prior to submitting an application.

How to Apply:

Please upload your CV along with a statement addressing the selection criteria.

Closing Date
Applications close on Sunday 7 May 2017 at 9:30pm.

ECU is diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address underrepresentation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds.