ASTRO 3D Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics (Women Only)

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
University of Sydney
Department Name: 
School of Physics
Street Line 1: 
A28, Physics Road
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Job Announcement Text: 

The School of Physics and the ARC Centre of Excellence for All Sky Astrophysics in 3 Dimensions (ASTRO 3D) wishes to make an appointment to strengthen its research and teaching capacity in a women only, level B/C, lecturer/senior lecturer position. The successful candidate will have suitable expertise and experience conducting astrophysics research and teaching physics.  For the first three years this position will be research only, funded by the ASTRO 3D ARC Centre of Excellence, as an ASTRO 3D fellow. After 3 years the position will become a continuing, teaching and research position funded by the School of Physics. Continuation of the position will be subject to performance.  This role will report to Professor Scott Croom, conducting research aligning with the ASTRO 3D ARC Centre of Excellence (, with a preference for research in radio astronomy. The successful applicant will conduct teaching activities for both undergraduate and postgraduate students, including the supervision of HDR students. 

ASTRO 3D is a $40m Research Centre of Excellence led by Prof. Lisa Kewley. ASTRO 3D is funded over seven years by the Australian Research Council and supported by six collaborating Australian universities - ANU, University of Melbourne, University of Sydney, Swinburne University of Technology, University of Western Australia and Curtin University. Other Australian partners in the Centre include CSIRO, the Australian Astronomical Observatory and National Computational Infrastructure. ASTRO 3D includes collaborations with world leading international institutions.

ASTRO 3D supports the activities of around 200 researchers, administrative staff and students, provides a collaborative working environment and supports a flexible, family friendly working environment. Subject to visa restrictions, this opportunity is available as either a full-time or part-time position.

For more information on the position and University, please view the position description available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website.  Visit this link to apply.  Applications should include the names of 3 referees and a statement of research interests of up to 3 pages.

Closing date: 14th Feb

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$84360.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$103340.00 (USD)
Application Deadline: 
Sunday, February 14, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Helen Efstathiou
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Scott Croom
ASTRO 3D Lecturer