Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Gambling Research

Canberra, Australia
18 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Jan 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Sociology
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Classification: Level B/C - Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow
Salary package: $96,087 - $109,181 per annum plus 17% superannuation (Research Fellow) or
                           $115,729 - $128,825 (Senior Research Fellow) per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms:  Full-Time/Part-Time, Fixed term (2 years)

  • Opportunity to be involved in an exciting new gambling project in the Northern Territory
  • Opportunity to develop strong links with a broad range of stakeholders
  • Chance to develop and shape your own research agenda

Position overview

Position Dimension & Relationships:

The ANU Centre for Gambling Research (CGR) is seeking an early or mid-career researcher who is interested in building a career working to help design, evaluate, and publish policy-relevant research in the social sciences, with particular focus on gambling issues.   

CGR is seeking a driven, dynamic and collaborative person to join our team working on the Evaluation of the NT Code of Practice for Responsible Gambling. This is an exciting project that will require substantial NT travel and engagement with a diverse range of stakeholders. 

Role Statement:

The ANU Centre for Gambling Research is seeking to appoint expert in the design and analysis of quantitative research projects. The applicant will work closely with the Director of CGR to develop and apply methods for quantitative evaluations and research. The candidate will also work on independent research and grants/contracts, and make a limited contribution to teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate level.

The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is the largest single College of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 57 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and two ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 270 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.

For more information, please contact Dr Marisa Fogarty E:

Position Description: Evaluation expert - Level B_C.docx

Closing Date: 28 January 2018

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In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.