Postdoctoral Research Fellow/Research Fellow in Psychology

Location
Brisbane, Australia
Posted
25 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2017
Ref
501335
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

School of Psychology

The School of Psychology is one of the most prestigious schools of psychology in Australia, and its strong reputation is built on excellence in both research and teaching. The School has thriving and dynamic research profiles in almost all areas of psychology, and is able to attract visitors from overseas and other institutions in Australia. It possesses good links, often through cross-appointed staff, with other schools in the University, thus creating opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborative research.

The role

The successful applicant will work with the Lives Lived Well Professor of Alcohol, Drugs and Mental Health, Professor Leanne Hides, to conduct a series of research projects on youth substance use, funded by the Department of Health, as part of the Lives Lived Well (LLW) Team in the Centre for Youth Substance Abuse Research (CYSAR).

The person

Applicants should have a PhD in psychology or a related field, as well as relevant clinical and supervisory qualifications. S/he will have the ability to manage research projects, design and undertake research, and publish outcomes in high quality outlets with demonstrated awareness of current international research trends.  

Remuneration

This position is full-time, fixed term until 30 June 2019 at Research Academic level A or B.

The remuneration package for Level A will be in the range $64,533 – $87,535 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $75,504 – $102,416 p.a. full-time equivalent).

The remuneration package for Level B will be in the range $92,142 – $109,419 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $107,807 – $128,020 p.a. full-time equivalent).

Position Description

Download File 501335_New_Postdoctoral Research Fellow_Research Fellow.pdf

Enquiries

To discuss this role please contact Professor Leanne Hides on l.hides@uq.edu.au.  

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