Research Fellow in Geography

Melbourne, Australia
08 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Feb 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Geography
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of Geography
Faculty of Science

Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 p.a. (Level A PhD entry level $87,415 p.a.) plus 9.5% superannuation

This position is part of a research team coordinated by Professor Anthony Bebbington and working on his ARC Laureate Fellowship project, “Mining and Society in a Changing Environment: Pathways to Sustainability”.

The role involves developing a programme of GIS based and spatial analytic research addressing the relationships between mining and society in Latin America and Indonesia, with a focus on water and climate change issues and with potential extension to other regions.  The position will also mentor students and support other members of the research team with GIS and spatial analysis. The position will develop work on GIS-based work on extractive industries, environment and society within the School of Geography and the University and contribute to building a research centre around these issues.

Close date: 4 Feb 2018

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