Senior Research Scientist - Freshwater Ecologist
This position represents an exciting opportunity for a Senior Research Scientist in Freshwater Ecologist to join our Managing Water Ecosystems Group. Working within a multi-disciplinary team, you will apply your extensive experience in environmental flows research to deliver to science strategy, develop and lead new projects and deliver into existing research initiatives. You will also be fundamental to building and maintaining both internal and external client relationship. Reporting to the Group Leader, you will lead projects that combine multiple sources of evidence (e.g. ecological, hydrological, climate), to guide management of rivers, wetlands and floodplains. This research will progress scientific understanding of the relationship between ecology, freshwater systems and environmental factors, with findings applicable for use in predictive models where outcomes can be translated to inform river and wetland ecology and management in Australia.
Your duties will include:
Location: Canberra, Adelaide preferred, other locations may be considered
To be considered you will need:
For full details about this role please view the Position Description
The successful applicant will be required to obtain and provide a National Police Check or equivalent.
You must be willing and able to undertake field-based research and undergo a pre-employment medical examination prior to commencement.
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Please apply on-line and provide a cover letter and CV that best demonstrate your motivation and ability to meet the requirements of this role.
Applications Close: 21 February 2021, 11:00pm AEDT