Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow, Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences

Melbourne, Australia
14 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Apr 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Psychology
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time 

Duration:  2 Year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $95,297 - $113,166 pa Level B /$116,737 - $134,606 pa Level C(plus 17% employer superannuation)  

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

The Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences (housed within the School of Psychological Sciences) provides an exceptional research environment for discoveries that change of our understanding of the brain. Through excellent research and training, a wide network of international partners and strong industry engagement MICCN lays the foundation for a pipeline of discovery in areas of critical importance of the human brain and see that knowledge translated into the clinic, the workplace and the community. The School of Psychological Sciences is seeking a highly motivated Researcher (Level B or C pending experience and qualifications).

Reporting to the Research Director, this position will generate research relevant to one or more of MICCN’s Integrated Research Programs, ‘Addiction’, ‘Attention and Memory’ and ‘Sleep’, or to our emerging strength in ‘Computational Neuroscience’, leveraging specialist expertise within these areas.  You will have access to career and proposal development to craft competitive funding applications, with a view to securing an externally funded fellowship such as an Australian Research Council Fellowship or a National Health and Medical Research Council Investigator Grant or international award.

As the successful candidate, you will be responsible for:

  • conducting of research either as a member of a team or independently and the production of high-quality publications from that research
  • supervision of research-support staff and guidance in the research effort of junior members of research-only Academic staff in their research area
  • administrative functions primarily connected with the area of research
  • occasional contributions to the teaching program

If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus we look forward to receiving your application.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

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Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer toDownload File "How to apply for Monash jobs"


Professor Mark Bellgrove, +61 3 9902 4200

Position Description

Download File PD - Research Fellow - Level B

Download File PD - Research Fellow-Senior Research Fellow Level C

Closing Date

Wednesday 4 April 2018, 11.55pm AEST