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Research Services Manager

Job No.: 582791

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: Continuing appointment

Remuneration: $112,265 - $119,163 pa HEW Level 09 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions 

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. So if you’re looking for the next chapter in your career, it’s here. You’ll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that’s filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers.

The Opportunity

The purpose of this role is to lead the research services portfolio in the Faculty of Information Technology, delivering high-quality research and graduate research management to support the Faculty's research objectives. The Research Services Manager performs a critical role in driving the Faculty’s research agenda and management of the Faculty’s research performance.

As the successful candidate you will be responsible for providing strategic advice to the Dean, Deputy Dean and respective Associate Deans, on developing and operationalising the faculty's priorities for research and graduate research. You will also identify potential opportunities for researchers, broker connections and collaborations, and support researchers with ideas for developing their research into high-quality funding proposals that achieve faculty research grant objectives.

To be considered for this role, you would have significant experience in providing strategic and high-level advice and direction on research strategy, tactics and administrative practice in a complex research-intensive environment. You would also have excellent knowledge of the strategies, business processes and systems relating to the research grant environment and graduate research student administration, with an ability to contribute to development of the Faculty’s Research KPI’s and objectives, including improving its performance in ERA, research rankings, research grant success and graduate research measures. 

If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus we look forward to hearing from you.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. Some positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


Leisa Mc Guinness, Faculty General Manager, +61 3 9905 5875.

Position Description

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Closing Date

Thursday 25 October 2018, 11:55 pm AEST


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