Research Fellow / Fellow positions
Australian National University, , Australia
Apply before: 3 November 2019

The Australian National University (ANU) made a major and on-going investment in water research through its National Institute Grant to establish the Institute for Water Futures (IWF The IWF brings together researchers in 10 water-related positions from across sciences, social sciences, humanities and public policy within the ANU and has established research partnerships with state and federal water agencies, and other research organisations. The IWF mission is to support sustainable water futures and to identify transformative, innovative and robust strategies to resolve the water challenges of today and tomorrow.

The IWF is seeking to recruit several highly motivated and capable early career water researchers from multiple disciplines and areas of expertise. The successful candidates will be expected to work in collaboration with ANU colleagues, research partners including Bureau of Meteorology, CSIRO, Geoscience Australia, Murray Darling Basin Authority, NSW Department of Industry Queensland Water Modelling Network, Atlas of living Australia and communities to effectively respond to real-world water challenges facing Australia and the Asia and Pacific regions. Working for the IWF, the successful candidates will be actively collaborating with key stakeholders and researchers as part of an inter-disciplinary water research team and will be effectively contributing to the research and teaching program at the IWF.

The Institute for Water futures will be making multiple appointments (Academic level B or C, Salary package: $ 99,809 - $133,202 per annum plus 17% superannuation, mix of fixed term, tenure track and/or continuing positions). Please see the below open opportunities and follow the link (link to ANU job board) to apply.

See attached document for more information:

Of interest for:
  • Hydrology Focus Research Group
  • Human Dimensions Focus Research Group