Physics: Biophysics, Physics: Condensed Matter, Physics: Optics and Laser
School of Physics Faculty of Science The University of Melbourne, Australia
The University plan seeks to increase the diversity of the workforce and the representation of women in areas where they have been traditionally under-represented. Consistent with this, the School of Physics is seeking to increase the representation of women in the academic workforce across physical science disciplines. Pursuant to a Special Measure under Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic), the School will, therefore, only consider applications from suitably qualified female candidates for this position.
Salary: AUD 98,775 - AUD 117,290 p.a. (Level B) or AUD 120,993 - AUD 139,510 p.a. (Level C), plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience.
The School of Physics is seeking the appointment of an outstanding female academic to the Jacob Haimson and Beverly Mecklenburg Lectureship in Physics. The successful candidate will undertake high-level research of exceptional promise in physics. The position is open to female researchers with research expertise in the following areas; Condensed Matter Physics, Optics, Physical Biosciences, and Theoretical Particle Physics.
NOTE: Candidates should arrange for three (3) referees to provide letters of recommendation prior to the application deadline. Letters should be sent to Shirley Els (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Employment Type: full-time continuing Enquiries only to: Professor Stuart Wyithe Tel +61 3 8344 5083 Email email@example.com
Close date: 21 Oct 2018
For position information and to apply online go to http://jobs.unimelb.edu.au/caw/en/job/890810/jacob-haimson-beverly-mecklenburg-lectureship
Additional Salary Information: Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience.
Internal Number: 0043368
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