Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow

Classification: Academic Level A-B
Salary package: $70,107 - $111,365 AUD per annum plus 17% superannuation
Term: Full time, Fixed Term (2 years)
Closing date: 20 April Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)

  • Excellent employer superannuation contributions
  • Generous leave entitlements
  • On campus childcare facilities
  • Support network and mentoring program for early career academics

Position Overview

The Postdoctoral Fellow / Research Fellow will join the Seismology and Mathematical Geophysics Group within the Research School of Earth Sciences. Based at the Australian National University's charming Acton campus in Canberra, the School is part of the ANU College of Science. Staff and students within the College conduct research and deliver research-led education programs that encompasses the entire breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international networks and by world-class facilities. The College has a strong tradition of research excellence that has fostered distinguished Nobel Laureates and Kyoto Prize winners and that trains scientific leaders in disciplines in which the ANU is consistently ranked in the top twenty in the world.

In this role you will be responsible for the deployment, acquisition, analysis and interpretation of large-N datasets and for integration of these into existing and concurrent broadband seismic deployments. The goal is to expand the capability of our strong field-based seismic imaging research through new technologies and methodologies in order to improve resolution, and therefore understanding of the Earth's structure and evolution.

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posted: 22 March 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.