Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowships 2017

Funding body:

Deakin University

Scheme/Round:

Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowships 2017

Funding amounts:

A salary of $80,490 per annum in year 1 (Level A, Step 6 DU EBA) and $83,396 in year 2 (Level A, Step 7 DU EBA), together with a one-off support grant of up to $10,000.

Background

The Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowships were established in 2008 to support excellence in research in areas of research strength at Deakin University. The Fellowships are designed to support early career researchers by building research capacity in areas of key research strength in order to build the next generation of nationally competitive researchers. 

Applicants must have an outstanding track record relative to opportunity in order to be short-listed. Fellowships are offered on a full-time basis and Fellows must be physically based at the University for the duration of the Fellowship. Successful applicants will be supervised by a Deakin University staff member. 

Please note this scheme is open to both internal and external applicants

Objectives

  • To recognise early career researchers who demonstrate outstanding track records relative to opportunity
  • To support talented early career researchers whose areas of research interest directly align with research priorities at Deakin University
  • To further innovative research in areas of strategic importance across the spectrum from discovery to industry focussed research

Internal deadlines:

30 May 2016 
(9:00 a.m.)
Submit an EOI (DOCX, 43 KB) in pdf format to Research Office Mandatory Via email to research-grants@deakin.edu.au
25 July 2016
(9:00 a.m.)
Submit full application in pdf format to Research Office Invited applicants only Via email to research-grants@deakin.edu.au
25 July 2016
(9:00 a.m.)
Submit Part D Referee Statement to Research Office Invited applicants only Via email to research-grants@deakin.edu.au

How to apply:

  1. Read the ADPRF 2017 Guidelines & Conditions (PDF, 245 KB)
  2. Liaise with your Faculty/ Institute / SRC
  3. Submit an expression of interest (DOCX, 43 KB)  
  4. Commence full application if invited to do so - the full application form and Part D Referee Statement template will be emailed to successful EOI applicants
  5. Work with your Supervisor to complete the application, using the DU templates.
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