Postdoctoral Research Fellow - School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering

Aug 15, 2019
Aug 20, 2019
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

School of Information Technology & Electrical Engineering

About This Opportunity

It is an exciting time to get involved with the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, located on UQ's St. Lucia campus. The School is ramping up its investment in teaching, research and engagement to create an inspiring, diverse and flexible workplace. The direction is backed by a bold, new strategic vision to ensure the School is at the forefront of meaningful research outcomes and pedagogy across its core impact areas of health, data, automation and energy. Boasting strong student enrolments in professionally accredited programs, combined with world-class researchers and facilities, the School is focused on strengthening its position in the global computer science and engineering communities. By attracting the brightest minds and fostering a truly innovative and collaborative work environment, the School will develop global solutions to contemporary issues and mentor the leaders of tomorrow.

Our people are our greatest asset. We offer collaborative, inclusive work and study places, which are enriched by the significant diversity of our staff, students and community. We genuinely believe that creativity and innovation flourishes in an environment where people feel supported, valued and empowered. Mutual respect, inclusivity and accountability are at the cornerstone of UQ's culture.

The School is committed to supporting the career growth of women researchers and have a number of initiatives to support women in developing and achieving a fulfilling research career at the School.

Details of the School may be accessed on its website at .

This position is located at our picturesque St Lucia campus , renowned as one of Australia's most attractive university campuses, and located just 7km from Brisbane's city centre. Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, and with outstanding public transport connections, our 114-hectare site provides a perfect work environment - you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant campus with the tradition of an established university.

Primary Purpose of Position

To work in close collaboration with Professor Stuart Crozier's research team on projects relating to Radiofrequency coil development, modelling for MRI systems and in the development of advanced radiofrequency technology for high field Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

Our Ideal Candidate

The successful candidate will hold a PhD, (or progress towards a PhD) in electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, medical physics or an equivalent field.

Demonstrated expert knowledge and experience in the area of high-field MRI RF Coil research as well as demonstrated track record of publication of research findings in peer reviewed journals and conferences and demonstrated high level of written and oral communication skills including the ability to write technical reports. If this sounds like you, apply today!

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to .

What We Can Offer

This is a full-time, fixed term position at Research Academic level A.

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $67,542.89 - $90,982.26, plus super of up to 17%.

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities , salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021 .


To discuss this role please contact Professor Stuart Crozier - .

Want to Apply?

To submit an application for this role, use the APPLY NOW button below. All applicants must supply the following documents:
  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Responses to the Selection Criteria

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