Research Fellow, The Faculty of Arts and Education

Albury-Wodonga/Bathurst/Wagga Wagga, Australia
05 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
03 Jul 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Make an impact through high quality research
  • Great choice of regional locations
  • Make your mark - newly created academic position

The Role

  • Fixed Term (appointment up to 2 years), Full Time
  • $92,117 to $109,391 pa (plus super.)
  • Bathurst, Wagga Wagga or Albury

As a Research Fellow you will join a team of researchers and administrative staff to support the delivery of multiple projects. The incumbent is expected to plan, manage, research and execute Faculty research projects and initiatives within agreed timeframes, scope, budget and quality.

To be successful you will have:

  • A doctoral qualification or equivalent demonstrated significant experience, skills and qualifications.
  • Experience in mixed methods research and a demonstrated ability to carry out research tasks independently and to a high standard to achieve desired outcomes
  • A developing track record of collaborative research leading to dissemination through publication
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and participate in effective teams with relevant academic, government, industry and community stakeholders and community-based partners
  • Capacity to apply high level computer skills, including a good understanding of software relevant to the conduct of research

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.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

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:

Peter Simmons | Associate Acting Dean Research | | Ph: 02 6338 4521

Position Description - Research Fellow

Closing Date: 11 pm, 3 July 2018

Similar jobs

Similar jobs