Grant-Funded Researcher A - Department of Earth Science
(Level A) $94,588 per annum and employer contribution of 9.5% superannuation will apply.
Be at the forefront of the burgeoning field of critical minerals geoscience working on an interdisciplinary research project that connects academia, Queensland government and industry.
We are seeking to appoint an Earth scientist with a research track record in mineralogy/ geochemistry/ore geology to undertake research on the rare earth element ore potential of phosphate-rich sedimentary rocks of NW Queensland. The project is part of a collaborative research program with the Geological Survey of Queensland.
The successful applicant will join a newly-established and growing Critical Minerals Research Centre within the Department of Earth Sciences at The University of Adelaide. The candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with partners from Queensland Government and the exploration industry in the field of rare earth element ore systems.
To be successful you will need:
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Click on the link below for a copy of the selection criteria and to apply: https://careers.adelaide.edu.au/cw/en/job/504484/grantfunded-researcher-a-school-of-physical-sciences
Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 30 August 2020.
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Associate Professor Carl Spandler
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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.