Lecturer in Astrophysics

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Friday, December 21, 2018
Archive Date: 
Friday, January 18, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (visiting and non-tenure)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
The University of Queensland
Department Name: 
School of Mathematics and Physics
City: 
University of Queensland
State/Province: 
QLD
Zip/Postal: 
4072
Country: 
Australia
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

The School of Mathematics and Physics is seeking to appoint a talented astrophysicist for a 3-year lectureship at the University of Queensland (research and teaching).  We are particularly interested in further enhancing and expanding upon our existing research strengths in theoretical cosmology, observational cosmology, and galaxy evolution.  However, applicants with an outstanding track record in any area of astrophysics are encouraged to apply. 

The appointee will have a demonstrated record of performing innovative, international quality research, and will have a vision for their future research direction.

This is a fixed-term appointment at Academic Level B for 3 years.  

Astrophysics is a rapidly growing research area at the University of Queensland.  The University of Queensland campus is located in a curve of the Brisbane River, just 2km south of the city centre, within easy reach of national parks and the glorious beaches of the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast.

Applications are particularly encouraged from women. 

The University of Queensland is a family-friendly workplace and offers a number of flexible work options to help staff balance their responsibilities at work and at home. Further information can be found here. https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/human-resources/diversity

NOTE: The UQ due date for applications is the 10th of January (Brisbane time, i.e. 9th Jan in the Americas) so please get your applications in by then if possible.  You only need to send the names of refereees, we will contact them if you are shortlisted. 

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$66828.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$79358.00 (USD)
Compensation Notes: 
You receive 17% superannuation (pension) in addition to the salary
Included Benefits: 

You receive 17% superannuation (pension) in addition to the salary, bringing the total package to between US$78,188 and US$92,848 per annum. 

Application Deadline: 
Friday, January 18, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, February 15, 2019
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Tamara Davis
Title: 
Prof
Institution/Company: 
The University of Queensland
Department Name: 
School of Mathematics and Physics
City: 
University of Queensland
State/Province: 
QLD
Zip/Postal Code: 
4072
Country: 
Australia
Email: 
tamarad@physics.uq.edu.au
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
505582
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Tamara Davis
Subject: 
Lecturer in Astrophysics
Email: 
tamarad@physics.uq.edu.au