Associate Research Fellow/Research Fellow, Bushfire Risk Management Research Hub, Identified

Wollongong, Australia
28 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time


  • Fixed term, full time appointment (5 years) (part-time may also be considered)

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health (SMAH) is committed to quality outcomes delivered via a sustainable model where development and innovation are key elements of all that we do.  SMAH is one of UOW’s five Faculties and incorporates the Schools of Chemistry, Biological Sciences, Earth and Environmental Science, Nursing, and the School of Medicine (incorporating Graduate Medicine).

The Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires is a research centre in the School of Biological Sciences. CERMB research aims to quantify the risk of bushfire impacts under changing climate, population and land uses and to quantify the effectiveness of mitigation measures. This position is part of the Centre’s close relationship as a provider of applied knowledge to Government agencies.

The position will contribute to the research program of the NSW OEH Bushfire Risk Management Research (BRMR) Hub. The Hub consists of a team of researchers led by the Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires at the University of Wollongong.This role will make a vital contribution to the research program of the Hub in line with the University’s goals for research excellence.

To express your interest in this opportunity please submit your resume and a one page cover letter outlining how your skills and experience would be suitable for the position. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

This position is identified for Australia Indigenous people, pursuant to section 14 (d) of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act. UOW considers that being of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander decent is a genuine occupational qualification or requirement for this position under relevant anti-discrimination legislation.

For further information about this position, please contact Ugo De Gori on + 61 2 4221 4124.

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 25/10/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level A/B: $77,470 - $113,353 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 181076
HR Contact: Ugo De Gori
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