Research Officer - Conservation Research

Monash University
June 16, 2024
Offerd Salary:$80,603 - $92,585
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Research Officer - Conservation Research

Job No.: 664764

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Part-time, fraction (0.6)

Duration: 2-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: Pro-rata of $80,603 - $92,585 pa HEW Level 05 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Amplify your impact at a world top 50 University
  • Join our inclusive, collaborative community
  • Be surrounded by extraordinary ideas - and the people who discover them
  • The Opportunity

    Monash University is seeking a dedicated individual to join the School of Biological Sciences as a Research Officer within the Faculty of Science at our Clayton campus.

    As a Research Officer, you will play a crucial role in supporting our groundbreaking research project focused on integrating protected and conserved areas for effective nature conservation. Working alongside a team of talented researchers, including a Future Fellow, postdoctoral researchers, and graduate research students, you will contribute to the advancement of conservation research and the protection of our planet's biodiversity.

    The Research Officer will support the delivery of conservation research program outcomes, this can include undertaking tasks such as quantitative and qualitative data collection and management, research administration, planning and scheduling, while ensuring a compliant and safe research environment.

    The School of Biological Sciences has an international reputation for the highest quality research and education programs. We aim to be a global leader in the life sciences. Areas of particular strength include evolutionary biology, conservation biology and ecology, and genetics and genomics. To help us achieve our aims, we have a vibrant and inclusive community of academic, research and professional staff and a large and high achieving student population. For more information about the School of Biological Sciences visit our website.

    About Monash University

    At Monash, work feels different. There's a sense of belonging, from contributing to something groundbreaking – a place where great things happen.

    We value difference and diversity, and welcome and celebrate everyone's contributions, lived experience and expertise. That's why we champion an inclusive and respectful workplace culture where everyone is supported to succeed.

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    Monash supports flexible and hybrid working arrangements. We have a range of policies in place enabling staff to combine work and personal commitments. This includes supporting parents.

    To Apply

    For instructions on how to apply, please refer to 'How to apply for Monash Jobs'. Your application must address the Key Selection Criteria.

    Diversity is one of our greatest strengths at Monash. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with disabilities, neurodiverse people, and people of all genders, sexualities, and age groups.

    Should you require any specific support or adjustments throughout the recruitment process and beyond, please get in touch at hr- [email protected] and we'll be happy to assist.

    Your employment is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of all pre- employment and/or background checks required for the role, as determined by the University.

    Enquiries: Dr Carly Cook, Lecturer, School of Biological Sciences, +61 3 9905 5642

    Position Description: Research Officer

    Applications Close: Sunday 16 June 2024, 11:55pm AEST

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