Research Fellow, Coastal Shoreline Monitoring

Melbourne, Australia
20 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
11 May 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 17% superannuation

The Research Fellow will conduct research on the embayment/coastal compartment-scale shoreline dynamics using numerical modelling for the prediction of sediment transport pathways. They will bring the latest shoreline modelling techniques to Victoria to produce evidence-based predictions of shoreline dynamics in Victoria, Australia.

The Research Fellow will work closely with colleagues from joint academic (The University of Melbourne, Deakin University) and government (Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning) Victorian Coastal Monitoring Program. They will also build on existing collaborations between the program and the National Centre for Coasts and Climate through the School of Geography, CSIRO, IMOS and DHI. The incumbent is also expected to provide technical and professional advice and supervision of postgraduate students.

Close date: 11 May 2018                  

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