Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow in ACES

Wollongong, Australia
30 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
22 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full time appointment (until 1 December 2020)
  • ARC Centre of Excellence for Electromaterials Science (ACES)

The ACES vision is to be the pre-eminent world centre for research in the field of electromaterials science and integrated device assembly. We have an established global network of partners: 8 national and 5 international universities. Each node possesses key research strengths that when combined, place ACES in a powerful position to design, discover and develop new electromaterials.

This position is within the UOW Intelligent Polymer Research Institute (IPRI) in the state-of-the-art Australian Institute for Innovative Materials (AIIM) at the University of Wollongong’s Innovation Campus. 

The position will be asked to develop 2D materials for application in ACES projects in electrofluidics and diagnostics, soft robotics, synthetic energy systems and synthetic biosystems. The research will involve 2D material preparation, functionalisation, characterisation, and composite development with other nanoparticles, polymers or reactive centres with appropriate mechanical properties for applications at hand.

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 Professor Gordon Wallace on +61 2 4221 3127 or 

The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this, the University is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical (STEMM) disciplines and encourages suitably qualified candidates to apply.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 22/11/2017, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $76,325 - $111,678 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 170902
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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