PhD Scholarship in Planetary Science at Curtin University.

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Archive Date: 
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Curtin University
City: 
Bently
State/Province: 
Western Australia
Country: 
Australia
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

We invite students of any nationality to apply for the 2018 Australian Government Research Training Program (RTP) Stipend Scholarships for opportunities with Planetary Research at Curtin University based in Perth, Australia. We have multiple projects in the field of planetary science, for undergraduates with backgrounds in geology, astronomy, engineering, computer science, maths, physics.

Curtin University has the largest planetary science research program in Australia, inclusive of the Desert Fireball Network, and is looking to extend this vibrant and diverse team of over 20 staff, postdocs and students with new PhD opportunities.

Curtin Planetary has world class research strengths in a number of areas: the impact history of the solar system, impact modelling, and impact geology; analysis of meteorites to constrain solar system origins; the geological history of Mars and the Moon; and the Desert Fireball Network, which is the worlds largest planetary observational facility. Our engineers find applied solutions in support of pure research across all of these areas. Please visit fireballsinthesky.com.au/phd-projects to get to know the research areas and the team, or contact planetary@curtin.edu.au

PLEASE NOTE: Application deadline September 21st 11:59pm AWST

Visit https://scholarships.curtin.edu.au/scholarships for further scholarship details, eligibility and to apply 

 

Included Benefits: 

RTP Stipend Scholarship per annum AUD$27,082 tax free plus top up travel allowance $10 000.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, September 28, 2017
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Curtin Graduate Research School - Research Scholarships
Institution/Company: 
Curtin University
Country: 
Australia
Email: 
HDRSCH-Applications@curtin.edu.au
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Professor Phil Bland
Subject: 
Planetary PhD Opportunities
Email: 
planetary@curtin.edu.au