Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow in Human and Applied Physiology

Melbourne, Australia
09 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
12 Sep 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Centre for Human and Applied Physiology
  • Fixed term, full-time appointment (3 years)
  • Based in Port Melbourne, Victoria Australia within the Australian Defence Force base
  • 2 positions available 

The Centre for Human and Applied Physiology ( is involved in collaborative research partnership in the area of Physical and Physiological Performance with Land Division of the Defence Science and Technology Group (DST Group: Melbourne). The principal focus of this work is upon the establishment of Physical and Physiological Employment Standards and training systems within the Australian Defence Force. This position is aimed at conducting research to establish those standards and research focused on training systems used to enhance the capacity of Defence employees.

This position is located within the Physical Performance Team, Land Division of the Defence Science and Technology Group (DST Group: Melbourne). However, Academic staff from the University will contribute to the planning, implementation, analysis and reporting of this research, and will also play significant supervisory roles throughout the life of the project.

This position will participate in research planning, preparation, data collection, data analysis and reporting associated with all phases of this project. All researchers will be required to travel to, and work at Australian Defence Force bases during the field research phases of this project.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, please contact Dr Herbert Groeller on + 61 2 4221 3461 or email

The University of Wollongong is committed to workplace equity, diversity and inclusion. We value and acknowledge the importance of our people‚Äôs diverse experiences, talents and cultures. We embrace diversity a key component of attracting and retaining talent at UOW. 

Primary Location: Australia-VIC-Melbourne
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 12/09/2017, 9:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $76,325 - $111,678 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 170708
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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