Postdoctoral Research Fellow, VietSpeech

Location
Bathurst, Australia
Posted
11 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
09 May 2018
Ref
492456
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time
  • VietSpeech opportunity
  • Great regional location

The Role

  • Fixed Term (up to August 2020), Full Time
  • Salary $75,535 pa (plus super.)
  • Bathurst

As Postdoctoral Research Fellow (VietSpeech) you will work closely with the chief investigators, research assistants and doctoral students to collect and analyse data, and coordinate and manage the VietSpeech project (ARC Discovery grant DP180102848). You will liaise with a wide range of internal staff and external bodies, and play an integral role in a range of project related tasks.

To be successful you will have:

  • An honours degree or higher in a relevant discipline;
  • A working with Children Check and experience undertaking fieldwork with children;
  • Ability to work effectively with a range of stakeholders internal and external to the University;
  • Demonstrated experience writing ethics proposals and research reports.

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Arts and Education is one of three Faculties within the University. Eight Schools and Centres offer a diversity of courses in education, communication, creative industries, social work and human services, library and information studies, theology, humanities, Indigenous Australian studies and Islamic studies.

With approximately 9,000 online students and 3,000 on campus students, the Faculty is an innovator in online and blended learning modes. Over 200 academic staff deliver distinctive courses, and are supported by a skilled team of professional staff. On campus courses are delivered at the University's Wagga Wagga, Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, and Port Macquarie campuses, and at other locations including Sydney and Canberra.

Academic staff within the Faculty undertake high quality, impactful research that engages with governments and professional organisations, nationally, internationally and in regional communities, ensuring excellent supervision for Higher Degree Research students.

The School of Teacher Education (located on the Bathurst and Dubbo campuses) provides undergraduate teacher education programs in early childhood and primary, kindergarten to Year 12, health and physical education, as well as postgraduate degrees in inclusive education and teaching English to speakers of other languages. The School's goal is to enable dynamic, imaginative, creative and rigorous education to create the best future for students, parents, employers and communities.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Sarah Verdon | Senior Research Fellow | sverdon@csu.edu.au | Ph: 02 9351 9357

Applications Close: 11 pm, 9 May 2018