[STSP] Research Associate/Fellow position at La Trobe University

Roman Makarevich R.Makarevich at latrobe.edu.au
Mon Mar 8 12:49:26 EST 2010

Research Associate (Level A) or Research Fellow (Level B) in Ionospheric Physics at La Trobe University

Applications are invited for a full-time Research Associate (Level A) or Research Fellow (Level B) in ionospheric physics in the Space Physics Research Group, Department of Physics, working with Dr Roman Makarevich. This position is for 2 years subject to satisfactory completion of a probation period of 3 months. 

The work will involve extensive analysis of the data collected with TIGER SuperDARN HF radars and supporting instrumentation for investigations of ionospheric structures and processes. The Space Physics and TIGER groups have excellent experimental facilities consisting of ionospheric radars, optical spectrometers and ionospheric sounders. For more information see: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/spacescience/ and http://www.tiger.latrobe.edu.au.

The successful candidate will be involved in extensive national and international collaboration and will be expected to publish in the refereed literature and present findings at scientific conferences. 

Remuneration package Level A: $57,835 to $78,489  per annum (which includes a base salary $49,432 to $67,085 per annum, leave loading and 17% employer's contribution to superannuation). 

Remuneration package Level B: $82,624 to $98,114  p.a. (which includes a base salary $70,619 to $83,858 p.a., leave loading and 17% employer's contribution to superannuation). 

The level and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Assistance towards relocation will be provided for the successful appointees if required. 

Applicants must obtain details on selection criteria and how to apply from http://jobs.seek.com.au/users/apply/index.ascx?Sequence=20&PageNumber=1&JobID=16889530 by downloading position descriptions for Level A or Level B. 

Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vita including list of publications and contact details of at least three referees, and statement of research interests to jobs at latrobe.edu.au, quoting the reference number 50029477. 

Informal enquiries can be directed to Dr Roman Makarevich, email: r.makarevich at latrobe.edu.au.

The position is open for Australian citizens only. 

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