Classification: Academic (Level B)
Salary package: $99,809 - $113,165 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Fixed term (2 years), Full time
This appointment is supported by an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Ideas Grant on ‘A spatial visualisation tool to align national health outcome data with regional health policy objectives’. The position will be located in the School of Demography at the Australian National University in Canberra.
The Research Fellow will report directly to Associate Professor Alice Richardson in the Statistical Consulting Unit and Dr Bernard Baffour in the School of Demography. Specialist skills are required to conduct high quality research support related to the grant project. The Research Fellow will hold specialist skills in statistical modelling, programming, conducting quantitative data analysis and preparing reports, and will work with the investigators to meet the research objectives of the project.
The School of Demography is situated within the Research School of Social Sciences in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences, and has the largest concentration of demographers in Australia actively engaged in a broad range of demographic research areas, including fertility, family, ageing, mortality and migration, as well as the interdisciplinary research areas of social networks, gender, modelling, forecasting and the environment.
The ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) is one of seven Colleges at ANU. The College, which is structured into two main research schools, offers degrees in more than 20 discipline areas and excels in research across the creative arts, humanities and social sciences. The College has a substantial international research presence and is a major source of national policy advice. Our academic staff are internationally recognised for their research, and 57 are members of the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Academy of the Social Sciences of Australia, or both. We also host 13 Australian Research Council Future Fellows and three ARC Laureates. A hub of vibrant activity, we host more than 270 lectures, concerts and exhibitions each year, most of which are open to the public. Our students, staff and graduates come from more than 60 nations, bringing a diversity of perspective to campus life.
For further informaiton please contact: A/Prof Alice Richardson E: firstname.lastname@example.org and Dr Bernard Baffour E: email@example.com
ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit https://services.anu.edu.au/human-resources/respect-inclusion
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