Postdoctoral Fellow, Research School of Physics and Engineering

Canberra, Australia
08 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Jun 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Physics & Astronomy
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level A / Academic Level B
Salary package: $70,107 - $109,181 per annum plus 17% superanuation Term: Full time, Fixed term - 1 year

Position overview

The Research School of Physics and Engineering (RSPE), ANU College of Science is seeking an early career academic to join the research team within the Nonlinear Physics Centre (NLPC).

The Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow will work directly with the Chief Investigator (CI) to support the ARC Discovery Project DP160101585 “Tunable metamaterials for terahertz and infrared applications”. The Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow will collaborate with other researchers in the Nonlinear Physics Centre as well as national and international collaborators. The Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow will have multiple opportunity for career growth, including supervision of honours and postgraduate students.

College overview

The ANU College of Science (CoS) comprises: the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, the Research School of Biology, the Research School of Chemistry, the Research School of Earth Science, the Fenner School of Environment and Society, the Mathematical Sciences Institute, the Research School of Physics and Engineering, and the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science. 

Staff and students within the ANU College of Science conduct research and delivers a research-led education program that encompasses the entire breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international networks and by world-class facilities. 

The College has a strong tradition of research excellence that has fostered distinguished Nobel Laureates and Kyoto Prize winners and that trains scientific leaders in disciplines in which the ANU is consistently ranked in the top twenty in the world.

For more information please contact Ilya Shadrivov

T:  +61 2 6125 8095


Closing date: 30 June 2018

Position description: Postdoctoral Fellow - Research Fellow PD.pdf

Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

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Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

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