Start your career at UQ

Categories

Work type

Locations

Org Unit


Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Apply now Job No:508030
Area:Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Salary (FTE):Academic Research Level A1 ($67,542.89 - $90,982.26)
Work type:Full Time - Fixed Term
Location: St Lucia, Brisbane

Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities

The Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) at The University of Queensland is dedicated to high level research in a range of humanities disciplines, with particular strengths in Intellectual and Literary History, History of Science, History of Religion, History of Sexuality, Critical and Cultural Studies, and Asian Digital Cultures. It has a core of permanent research-focused academics and postdoctoral researchers working on specific projects.  IASH has an excellent success rate in securing externally-funded research grants and a strong record of high quality publications.

About This Opportunity

IASH is seeking to appoint a two-year postdoctoral research fellow, located in the Critical and Cultural Studies programme. We are actively seeking candidates with expertise in:

  1. Digital Cultures
  2. Asian Cultural Studies and/or Global Cultures
  3. Indigenous Cultural Studies

Our Ideal Candidate

 The successful candidate will conduct research on a topic that will contribute to existing IASH research programmes (see https://iash.uq.edu.au/research). (Candidates should prepare a 2-page outline of their proposed project.) They will engage in research and publication associated with the project, and, where appropriate, develop other independent and collaborative research projects, and contribute more generally to the service and engagement activities of the Institute.

Applicants require a PhD and experience in a field of humanities relevant to the proposed programme of research. The candidate should also be able to independently construct and carry out the proposed research project. 

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to recruitment@uq.edu.au.

What We Can Offer

This is a full-time, fixed term appointment for 2 years at Academic Level A.

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $67,543 - $90,982, plus super of up to 17%.

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.

Position Description

Download File 508030_ Postdoctoral Research Fellow 2019 Position Description.pdf

Questions?

To discuss this role please contact Dr Lisa Gunders at iash.ea@uq.edu.au

If you have any questions about the recruitment process, please contact recruitment@uq.edu.au

Want to Apply?

To submit an application for this role, use the APPLY NOW button below. All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Responses to the Selection Criteria

Advertised:
Applications close: E. Australia Standard Time

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend

Share this:

| More