Post-Doctoral Research Fellow in Computer Science, Level B

Perth, Australia
02 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

SCHOOL OF SCIENCE – Computing and Security
$97,579 - $115,578 ALEVB
1.5-3 YEAR FIXED TERM CONTRACT (Up to two positions)


Edith Cowan University’s School of Science is expanding a research profile in the exciting areas of machine learning, data mining, artificial intelligence and machine vision. Accordingly, we are seeking to recruit up to two post-doctoral research fellows in these areas.

The Role

The School is looking for enthusiastic Post-doctoral Research Fellows who demonstrate knowledge and expertise in areas including:

  • Machine Learning
  • Data mining
  • Computer Vision
  • Deep Learning

What you will do

The successful candidate/s are expected to promote and publish in these areas of research and engage in the supervision and training of research students and project team members.

Skills and Experience

You must have a PhD in an appropriate field (e.g., Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering) and expertise in the areas listed above.

The successful applicant will also demonstrate personal attributes that are congruent with the University’s values of Integrity, Respect, Rational Inquiry and Personal Excellence.

Benefits & Remuneration 

This full-time, fixed term position attracts remuneration of ALEVB $97,579 - $115,578pa plus 9.5% University superannuation contribution for contracts up to 2 years, and 17% University superannuation contribution for contracts over 2 years.

ECU supports a work/life balance for staff. Benefits such as flexible working arrangements may also be negotiated to meet your personal circumstances.

For information on the benefits of working at ECU, please visit our Future Staff website.


Interested applicants are encouraged to email Professor David Suter (

Closing Date:

Applications close on Sunday 1 July 2018 at 9:30pm.

How to Apply:

Application is through the University recruitment website and you should include pdf copies of a full CV (including publication list – please reference impact factors and citations), relevant documents such transcripts of undergraduate results, and a covering letter briefly summarising your suitability for the role and including the names and contact details of at least three relevant referees.

Open to Australian and International applicants

ECU is diverse and inclusive workplace reflecting the differences in society. Specific strategies and initiatives are in place to address underrepresentation of specific groups. Applications are encouraged from suitably qualified people from all backgrounds.