Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2018

Internal deadlines

Stage Required Submission
Law ADPRF applicants - cover letter and CV to Prof Jean Du Plessis MandatoryMonday 15 May 2017
Business ADPRF applicants - cover letter and CV to Prof Ingrid NielsenMandatoryMonday 15 May 2017
Expression of Interest (EOI) closesMandatoryMonday 29 May 2017 (9am AEST)
Selected applicants invited to submit full applicationby invitationby Friday 30 June 2017
Full application closesMandatoryMonday 31 July 2017 (9am AEST)
Outcomes advised
Mid October 2017 (tentative)


  • To recruit or retain 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

Funding amounts

2 years of salary support at Level A Step 6 in Year 1 and Level A Step 7 in Year 2 plus a one-off research support grant of $10,000

How to apply

  1. Liaise with the Faculty/Institute/SRC that aligns most closely with your research interests (refer to the Web Links and Contact Details section in the Guidelines).
  2. Work with your preferred Supervisor to Complete an EOI (Part A)
  3. Submit the EOI on or before the closing date & time