McKenzie Postdoctoral Research Fellow

University of Melbourne
March 05, 2024
Offerd Salary:$25,000
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McKenzie Postdoctoral Research Fellow

2025 McKenzie Postdoctoral Fellowships Scheme (The University of Melbourne)

Location: Parkville

Established in 2010, the McKenzie Postdoctoral Fellowships scheme is the University of Melbourne's flagship postdoctoral development program that contributes to research excellence and builds the capability of high calibre scholars during the pivotal early career stage. The fellowship is a period of concentrated research time that enables outstanding early career researchers to strengthen their research, generate new projects and collaborations, develop research leadership capabilities, and contribute to the broader research objectives of the University.

This is a highly competitive opportunity, with up to sixteen McKenzie Fellowships available each year. Applicants with a PhD from any University, including Melbourne, and Indigenous postdoctoral researchers are encouraged to apply.

  • The University will fund a three-year full-time appointment commencing at Level A.6 in the University salary band plus superannuation.
  • Fellows will benefit from project funding of up to $25,000 over their Fellowship, access to ECR support programs and mentoring, and lasting links to the global network of talented McKenzie Fellows alumni.
  • Fellowships will commence between 1 January 2025 and 30 June 2025.
  • Prospective applicants must discuss their interest in the program with the relevant faculty at the University of Melbourne, before submitting their application.
  • Further information on eligibility, contacts, and how to apply:

    2025 McKenzie Postdoctoral Fellowships Scheme

    Key Dates:

  • 1 February 2024 – Expression of Interest Opens
  • 8 March 2024 – Expression of Interest Closes
  • 7 May 2024 – Short-listed EOIs will be invited to submit a full application
  • 14 June 2024 – Full applications due
  • Applications will not be accepted through email. Please refer to the scheme webpage for information on how to apply.

    What we offer you We offer the opportunity to be part of a vibrant community and enjoy a range of benefits including generous leave provisions, salary packaging, health and well-being services, and discounts on graduate courses. For more information check out our benefits page!

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    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Applicants We aspire to be the University of choice for Indigenous Australians, with unprecedented investment to attract, nurture, and retain Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and staff. Tangible support through a range of programs and initiatives will ensure that you personally succeed and flourish while at the University of Melbourne.

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    Advertised: 05 Feb 2024 12:05 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

    Applications close: 05 Mar 2024 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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