Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2020

Internal deadlines

StageRequired Submission Date
Expression of Interest (EOI) closesMandatoryTBA
Selected applicants invited to submit full applicationBy invitationTBA
Full application closesMandatoryTBA
Outcomes advised


  • 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

Documents and information

  • 2019 Guidelines UPDATED 22 May 2018 (part-time eligibility)
  • Part A Expression of Interest (EOI)
  • Successful Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellows (2017-2018)
  • Faculty of Business and Law applicants
    • Deakin Business School - 2019 Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
    • Deakin Law School - 2019 Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship