Research Fellow in Education

Melbourne, Australia
11 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Aug 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Work type: Fixed-term to 31 December 2018
Location: Parkville

Melbourne Graduate School of Education

Centre for Program Evaluation 

Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 p.a. (pro rata) plus 9.5% superannuation, full-time or part-time (0.8 FTE) negotiable

  • Join Australia's number 1 University †
  • Career opportunities, professional development, work-life balance.
  • Use your expertise and innovative thinking to have an impact. 

Who says you can't change the world? We expect to do nothing less.

The Melbourne Graduate School of Education (MGSE) is at the forefront of innovation in education, working with partners in schools, early childhood settings, communities, government and beyond, constantly seeking new and improved ways to support Australia's education system.

Applications are invited for a Research Fellow position with the Centre for Program Evaluation (CPE) at the MGSE. The position will contribute to research and evaluation projects including the evaluation of literacy and numeracy interventions in rural and remote schools. 

As the successful applicant, you will contribute to a number of research and evaluation projects in the CPE through client liaison, project planning and delivery coordination of data collection and analysis and producing research reports and publications.


  • Maximise your benefits through our Salary Packaging scheme
  • Flexible family friendly policies, providing generous leave and working conditions
  • The opportunity to work in a culturally rich environment

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The University is a vibrant campus. We have well established clubs and networks giving the opportunity to engage and collaborate with other staff around the University. We strive to create an environment where staff and students promote culturally inclusive behaviour and activities, ensure cultural differences are heard and explored, and actively seek to learn from other cultures.

The University of Melbourne is the Number 1 University in Australia and among the leading Universities in the world, according to The Times Higher Education world reputational ranking, the National Taiwan University ranking, The Times Higher Education world university ranking and Shanghai Jiao Tong Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Close date: 1 Aug 2018

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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