Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Job No.: 600001
Location: Caulfield and Clayton Campus
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: 3-year Fixed-term appointment
Remuneration: $97,203 - $115,429 pa Level B (plus 17% Employer Superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world's top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You'll have access to quality research, infrastructure, and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you'll need to publish your work. We're a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what's expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Team

The Future Building Initiative is a new research and teaching lab, hosted jointly by the Monash Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture and the Department of Civil Engineering. The lab engages with architecture and engineering and widely across government and industry in order to influence and transform the design, production, and management of the built environment. You can read about current projects at

The Opportunity

As a member of the Future Building Initiative, the Research Fellow will contribute to an interdisciplinary program of industry-engaged research and also undertake the initiation, development, and delivery of subject material. Teaching also forms an important part of this role and the Research Fellow will commit to regular teaching into Project and Construction Management, Engineering and Architecture Technology.

This position will make an important contribution to the Future Building Initiative's research on the industrialisation of building. The incumbent will work with a large team of researchers, coordinating various aspects of the program and integrating their research with other parallel streams of investigation.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


Prof. Mathew Aitchison, Director, Future Building Initiative, Monash Art, Design and Architecture, +61 (0) 432 388 876

Position Description: Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Closing Date: Friday 6 December 2019, 11:55 pm AEDT

posted: 29 November 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.