POSITION TYPE Full Time, Fixed Term 3 year Appointment, (Part time negotiable)
CLOSING 3 August 2016
REF NO. 25779
Join our modern, research intensive university – ranked among the top 2 percent of universities in the world – in a location that combines the best of city living and a relaxed coastal lifestyle with a UOW Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.

We are seeking to connect outstanding early career researchers less than 5 years post PhD with our established, world-class, academics in areas of existing and emerging research strength. You will have an excellent track record and national and international recognition; and propose a research project that is strategically aligned with your host Faculty and Unit.

As a Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellow you will be welcomed to our dynamic research environment, and supported to establish a program of research to launch your career. Through professional development and mentorship we will help you achieve your goals.

Relocation assistance
Project costs of up to $10,000 pa
Prospective applicants must discuss their application with their proposed mentor, and then the Head of the proposed host Unit at UOW, prior to submitting their application.

UOW values workforce diversity and is an ‘Employer of Choice for Gender Equality’ as well as being an inaugural member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Pilot.

APPLICATION PROCESS:…/Vice-Chancellor-s-Postd…/2321

The application process for Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowships (All disciplines) involves the following steps:


Upload your project outline, CV and publications list as per the instructions in the Guidelines, sections 5.1 and 5.2 as a combined document.

Click the “Submit Application” button and answer the questions on the next screen to finalise your application. These questions include identifying your UOW Mentor.

Once you have completed these 3 steps your application will be complete.

Please note: You are not required to address a selection criteria as part of your application

For enquiries please email or phone Libby McMahon, Grants Manager on +61 2 4298 1244.

Position Title Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Research Fellowships All Disciplines
Salary Range $93,737 – $108,402
Position Level Academic – Level B
Department/Faculty Research and Innovation Division (RaID)
Contact Libby McMahon
Phone +61 2 4298 1244
Recruiter Silvana Duleski
Recruitment Contact +61 2 4239 2395


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