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The University of Melbourne - Administrator


Job no: 0049371

Work type: Fixed Term

Location: Southbank

Division/Faculty: Fine Arts and Music

Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 17% super


Level A    $72,083 - $97,812 p.a. (*PhD entry Level A.6 $91,125 p.a.) or

Level B    $102,967 - $122,268 p.a. or

Level C    $126,128 - $145,431 p.a.

Plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to experience and qualification.

The Faculty of Fine Arts and Music at the University of Melbourne is home to the Victorian College of the Arts and the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. Long recognised as one of the leading providers of fine arts and music education in Australia, the Faculty has an ambitious plan to grow its global profile.  

About the Role 

We invite applications from early career researchers for a Dean’s Research Fellowship. The Research Fellowship is designed to support talented, recent doctoral graduates in any field within Fine Arts and Music to establish and consolidate their research and teaching careers by contributing to the intellectually vibrant research culture of the Faculty. Applicants will researchers in one or more of the research interests of the Faculty.

The Research Fellowship provides an opportunity for dedicated research time within a supportive and collegial research environment. A small teaching component is also an essential part of this position, enabling the development of teaching skills and a teaching portfolio. The successful candidate will receive research, teaching and academic career training and mentoring, designed to equip the candidate for a career as a teaching and research-focused academic at an Australian or international university.

A research fund of $25,000 will be provided to support project costs during the Fellowship.

About you 

You will be a recent PhD graduate with a demonstrated track record in research excellence. A demonstrated capacity for multidisciplinary and collaborative research and eagerness to contribute to the research outcomes of the Faculty are required.


Based in the beautiful Southbank Campus of The University of Melbourne, you will work nestled amongst Melbourne’s major arts and cultural organisations and venues. You will have the convenience of great transport links to the rest of the city with the serenity of the Botanical Gardens close by.  

The Details 

Please download a copy of the position description located in the University site ad:

In developing your application, you must include the details required as outlined in the Guidelines for Application for Dean's Research Fellowship document located in the University site ad:

Advertised: 24 Oct 2019 12:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

Closing Date EXTENDED to: 17 Nov 2019 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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Arts Admin & Finance

Melbourne Southbank

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