Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow in Engineering

Location
Wollongong, Australia
Posted
06 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
07 Jan 2018
Ref
171456
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

FACULTY OF ENGINEERING AND INFORMATION SCIENCES 

  • Fixed term, full-time appointment (3 years)

The ARC Training Centre for Advanced Technologies in Rail Track Infrastructure (ITTC-Rail) provides a platform that assists in the transformation of the rail industry to embrace frontier technologies in efficient heavy haul operations through the utilization of new materials, innovative design and construction techniques and advanced manufacturing of track components.

The position will work closely with Distinguished Professor Buddhima Indraratna to conduct research within an ITTC-Rail project involving computational geotechnics, laboratory testing, field work and theoretical modelling related to the topic: Utilization of waste rubber tyre derivatives for improved performance of rail tracks.

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 Distinguished Professor Buddhima Indraratna on +61 2 4221 3046 or Buddhima_indraratna@uow.edu.au 

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: 07/01/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $77,470 - $113,353 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 171456
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
Contact Email: silvanas@uow.edu.au