Laureate Fellowship Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Archive Date: 
Thursday, April 26, 2018
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Foreign
Institution/Company: 
Swinburne University of Technology
Department Name: 
Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing
Street Line 1: 
H11 PO Box 218
City: 
Hawthorn
State/Province: 
Vic
Zip/Postal: 
3122
Country: 
Australia
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

We currently have a Laureate Fellowship available in our Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing. The purpose of this position is to perform fundamental research in pulsar astronomy and fast radio bursts as part of a team funded by the Australian Research Council as part of Professor Matthew Bailes’ Laureate Fellowship programme. Bailes’s team works closely with the University of Sydney on a massive upgrade of the old Mills Cross array, on pulsar timing with the PPTA, on the new MeerKAT telescope (Swinburne plays a leading role in the pulsar timing consortium MeerTime) and the use of Parkes for FRBs and SETI. His team often adapts instruments to do new science by building instrumentation or developing new signal processing techniques for CPUs/GPUs. Current team members are Dr. Adam Deller (UTMOST 2-D), Dr. Ryan Shannon (Timing and FRBs), Dr. Chris Flynn (Molonglo FRBs), Dr. Stefan Oslowski (Molonglo FRBs and Pulsar timing), Dr. Danny Price (SETI & FRBs), Dr. Daniel Reardon (Pulsar Timing) and Bailes is also the Director of the ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery – OzGrav.

Applicants should provide a cover letter, response to the Key Selection Criteria and a CV by following the appropriate links on this site: Click Here
Swinburne values its diverse work environment and is committed to the principles of equal opportunity and cultural diversity. The University has been recognised as a Workplace Employer of Choice for gender equality for the seventh year.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$65000.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$70000.00 (USD)
Included Benefits: 

Swinburne recognises the importance of providing career development, and offers promotion opportunities for both continuing and fixed-term staff. The University also offers a range of employee benefits including maternity and partner leave, a 17% employer superannuation contribution, 4 weeks’ annual leave and discounted health insurance. Swinburne supports a flexible working environment; subject to visa restrictions, this position is available either full or part-time subject to visa restrictions.

Swinburne University of Technology is a Child Safe Organisation and as part of this commitment, all appointments are subject to a valid Working with Children Check.

Application Deadline: 
Monday, April 30, 2018
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, May 28, 2018
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Professor Matthew Bailes
Title: 
Director, ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery
Institution/Company: 
Swinburne University of Technology
Street Line 1: 
H11 PO Box 218
City: 
Hawthorn
State/Province: 
Vic
Zip/Postal Code: 
3122
Country: 
Australia
Phone: 
+61414324677
Email: 
mbailes@swin.edu.au
Institution/Company Job ID or Reference Code: 
Swinburne University of Technology
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Matthew Bailes
Subject: 
Laureate Fellowship Postdoctoral Position
Email: 
mbailes@swin.edu.au