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About This Opportunity
We are seeking a Research Development Officer based within the School of Political Science and International Studies, to support staff and assist with capitalising on opportunities for competitive research grants from diverse, non-traditional funding sources, and with strengthening our research partnerships. This position will be responsible for identifying relevant non- traditional research funding opportunities, supporting the development of long-term strategic research partnerships, developing capacity statements in our areas of strength, working directly with staff to build capacity and knowledge, and assisting the School to develop our outward-facing profile to encourage deeper and more diverse research partnerships. The Research Development Officer must possess excellent relationship building skills, and strong communication and writing skills, coupled with a thorough knowledge of the research funding environment. The position reports to the Head of School.
Key responsibilities will include:
This is a part-time (80%), fixed term position for up to 6 months.
At HEW level 7, the full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $93,254 - $101,680, plus a generous super allowance of up to 17%. The total FTE package will be up to $109,107 - $118,966 annually.
In addition, the following mandatory requirements apply:
For more information about this opportunity, please contact Professor Katharine Gelber. For application queries, please contact [email protected] stating the job reference number (below) in the subject line.
Want to Apply?
All applicants must upload the following documents in order for your application to be considered:
Please note that you will be asked to add all documents into the one upload box labelled ‘resume', which is step one of the application form.
At UQ we know that our greatest strengths come from our diverse mix of colleagues, this is reflected in our ongoing commitment to creating an environment focused on equity, diversity and inclusion. We ensure that we are always attracting, retaining and promoting colleagues who are representative of the diversity in our broader community, whether that be gender identity, LGBTQIA+, cultural and/or linguistic, Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples, or people with a disability. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to [email protected]
If you are a current employee (including casual staff and HDR scholars) or hold an unpaid/affiliate appointment, please login to your staff Workday account and visit the internal careers board to apply for this opportunity. Please do NOT apply via the external job board.
Applications close Sunday, 4 June 2023 at 11.00pm AEST (Job Reference Number – R-26052).