Opportunities Past

Two ARC Laureate PhD Scholarship of 4 Years Duration

An exciting opportunity exists for up to two four-year PhD scholarships, beginning in 2021, to be part of a five-year Australian Research Council Laureate Program led by Professor Quentin Grafton. An attractive stipend of a minimum of $28,092/year (tax free) is payable for each PhD scholar. In addition to the stipend, there is a full offset for tuition fees and full-cost support for field-related research.

read more

Crawford School, Socio-Economics Thematic water research

Position: Research Fellow/Fellow

Classification: Academic Level B or Level C
Term: Tenure Track (Level B) or Continuing (Level C)

The IWF and the Crawford School of Public Policy are seeking to appoint an outstanding early to mid-career academic to contribute to the School’s research, education and policy impact in the thematic area of water research and policy.

read more

Fenner School of Environment & Society, Qualitative social science

Classification: Academic Level B or C

Term: Tenure Track (B) or Continuing (C)

The IWF and the Fenner School of Environment & Society are seeking an outstanding advanced early- or mid-career academic with expertise in qualitative social research, futures thinking and/or scenario development; a good track record of interdisciplinarity in natural resource management areas; and ability to work collaboratively within and beyond academia

read more

Fenner School of Environment & Society, Hydrological modelling

Classification: Academic Level C
Term: Continuing

The IWF and the Fenner School of Environment & Society are seeking an exceptional early- or mid-career academic with expertise in hydrological modelling, to provide leadership in research and teaching in the area of spatial water resources observation, assimilation and hydrological system modelling and forecasting. 

read more

Climate Change Institute, Environmental science or social sciences

Classification: Academic Level B
Term: Tenure Track

The IWF and ANU Climate Change Institute are seeking an advanced early-career academic with expertise in climate adaptation including vulnerability assessment, scenario development, planning or other climate adaptation areas related to water management.

read more

Research School of Earth Science, Space geodesy analyst

Classification: Academic Level B or Level C
Term: Tenure Track (Level B) or Continuing (Level C)

The IWF and the Research School of Earth Sciences seek an established advanced early- or mid-career researcher with proven expertise in the analysis of high-level space geodetic data and the development of software to perform the analysis, both for existing and future satellite missions.

read more

Research School of Earth Science, Data assimilation analyst

Classification: Academic Level B or Level C
Term: Tenure Track (Level B) or Continuing (Level C)

The IWF and the Research School of Earth Sciences seek an outstanding advanced early- or mid-career researcher with a demonstrable track record of incorporating observational data into numerical models that represent and track the transport of water in the Earth system.

read more

College of Engineering and computer Science, 3A Institute

Classification: Academic Level B or Level C
Term: Fixed Term, 2 Years

The IWF and the 3A Institute in the ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science are seeking an exceptional early- to mid-career candidate who is passionate about water management and how technologies, such as the use of artificial intelligence in a range of cyber-physical systems, have the power to transform water systems and the people who depend upon them.

read more