Full-time, 12 months Fixed Term Contract
Salary Academic Level B + 17% Superannuation and Flexible Working
Based at the Melbourne CBD campus, but may be required to work and/or
be based at other campuses of the University
The Post-doctoral Research Fellow role is to be employed as part of the
Australia's trade and the threat of autonomous unmanned underwater vehicles
supported by the Australian Government, Department of Defence.
The Postdoctoral Research Fellows will be working to deliver the research
outcomes. The Postdoctoral Research Fellows will be expected to engage in high
quality research outcomes to achieve the project outcomes.
The Postdoctoral Research Fellows will focus on aspects of the following
Undertake research and analyse trends in relation to autonomous unmanned
underwater vehicles (UUVs).
Assist in the Development of scenarios relating to autonomous unmanned
underwater vehicles and their impact upon Australian seaborne trade and
Evaluate the impact of these scenarios on the security and resilience of
Australian seaborne trade activities.
Develop policy recommendations for Defence and Australia Government to
protect Australian maritime trade.
The Postdoctoral Research Fellows is further required to undertake research
activities in line with the Project requirements.
To be successful in this position, you'll have as a minimum:
Experience working in a Defence Strategy related role, with exposure to
policy writing would be advantageous.
Knowledge, experience or a deep curiosity of unmanned underwater vehicles
and cyber security from a technical perspective or organisational
Strong analytical and written communication skills, with the ability to
write policy and academic reports.
Emerging track record and recognition for quality research outputs in the
a relevant subject area, development of new research initiatives,
competitive research funding, and industry links.
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills appropriate for
interacting with higher degree by research candidates, staff and industry,
together with a strong commitment to teamwork and multidisciplinary
Please Note: Appointment to this position is subject to passing a Working
with Children and National Police Check.
About the College
The Centre for Cyber Security Research and Innovation (CCSRI)
The RMIT University Centre for Cyber Security Research and Innovation
(CCSRI) is a multi-disciplinary research centre that brings researchers from
across RMIT to bring a truly multidisciplinary approach to the organisational,
human and technology aspects of Cyber Security. The mission of the CCSRI is to
be acknowledged as a world-class research centre in multi-disciplinary Cyber
Security research and to be acknowledged by Australian and overseas industry
and government as a leading source of knowledge and expertise in multi-
disciplinary Cyber Security research.
Find out more about the CCSRI at
https: // www. rmit.edu.au/research/centres-collaborations/cybersecurity-
Please submit your CV and covering letter addressing your suitability
for this position by clicking on the ‘ ' link below.
For further information about this position, please see Position Description
below or contact Gabby Cincotta via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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