Research Fellow, Computational Design

Melbourne, Australia
02 May 2018
End of advertisement period
23 May 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Location: Caulfield campus

Employment Type: Part-time, 0.8 fraction

Duration: 3.5-year Fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: Pro-rata of $66,706 - $90,532 pa Level A (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 Faculty of Information Technology has a strong focus on multidisciplinary, multi-campus and multinational research. As a result, we have an outstanding global reach which far exceeds any other institution in Australia. We are currently seeking a Research Fellow to support our vision to lead and propel global IT research.

This position represents an exciting opportunity for a talented person to contribute to research as part of an Australian Research Council funded Future Fellowship in “Generative Materialism”. 

You will help develop innovative techniques that combine generative design systems, advanced digital fabrication and the creative needs of modern design to meet the project’s aims of boosting human creativity by intelligently connecting the digital and physical processes of generative systems.

The research you undertake will also assist the project’s aims to develop advanced creative methods and systems for the next generation of digital design and fabrication technologies applied to applications in art, design and architecture.

The position is based in SensiLab at Monash’s Caulfield Campus (

As the successful candidate, you will be a goal-oriented individual with a PhD in Computational Design, Computational Creativity or a related qualification. Your ability to work independently (or with limited supervision) will also be highly regarded, as will your strong written and verbal communications skills and an active creative practice in Art, Design or Architecture.

If you are enthusiastic at the prospect of embarking on a ground-breaking challenge, we strongly encourage you to apply! 

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


Professor Jon McCormack, SensiLab Director, Caulfield School of Information Technology, +61 3 9903 2187.

Position Description

Download File PD- Research Fellow (Computational Design)

Closing Date

Wednesday 23 May 2018, 11.55 pm AEST

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