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Research Fellow - Particle Phenomenology

Job No.: 642096

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time 

Duration: 2-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $72,927 - $98,975 pa Level A (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

The School of Physics and Astronomy is a School located within the Faculty of Science which aims to position itself as one of the top physics and astronomy research and teaching departments in Australia.

The School of Physics and Astronomy is seeking to appoint a Research Fellow to join our team. As the successful candidate, you will have the opportunity to carry out research as part of the Particle Phenomenology Group at Monash University and will closely interact with the corresponding group at the University of Sydney.

As the successful candidate you will be contributing to the ongoing research of these groups in particle cosmology and particle astrophysics. You will have significant freedom in choice of specific research topics within this framework to make a substantial impact in the research field.

The appointee will have a doctoral qualification in the relevant discipline or a closely related field. Your demonstrated analytical and manuscript preparation skills, including a track record of refereed research publications as well as your ability to solve complex problems by using discretion, innovation and the exercise diagnostic skills and/or expertise will enable your success in this position.

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

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

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Professor Csaba Balazs, School of Physics and Astronomy, +61 3 9902 0328

Position Description

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Closing Date

Wednesday 4 January 2023, 11:55 pm AEDT


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