CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellowship


  • Are you passionate about creating a positive impact through innovation?
  • Are you interested in working on measuring and modelling gas release?
  • Join our team at CSIRO - Australia's premier science & Technology research organisation!

The Position:

CSIRO offers PhD graduates an opportunity to launch their scientific careers through our CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellowships. Successful applicants will work with leaders in the field of science and receive personal development and learning opportunities.

Applications are invited for a 16 Month CSIRO Postdoctoral Fellowship in the physics of gas sorption processes in porous materials. In this role you will work on measuring and modelling gas release and sorption by coals and other natural geologic materials so that more accurate greenhouse gas accounting of energy industries can be determined.

Location: North Ryde, New South Wales, Australia
Salary: $78K to $88K plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Tenure: 16 Months
Reference: 27527

To be successful in this position you will need:

  • A doctorate (or will shortly satisfy the requirements of a PhD in a relevant discipline area, such as physics, coal science or technology, geology.

Owing to terms of the fellowship, candidates must not have more than 4.5 years of relevant Postdoctoral experience.

Who we are: The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

At CSIRO, we do the extraordinary every day. We innovate for tomorrow and help improve today - for our customers, all Australians and the world. We imagine. We collaborate. We innovate.

How to Apply: Please upload one document only that includes both your cover letter and CV/Resume, ensuring that you provide enough information relevant to this position to enable the selection panel to determine your suitability for this role. If your application proceeds to the next stage you may be asked to provide additional information.

Applications close 28 November 2016 (11:59pm AEDT)

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