Research Fellow, Transformational Climate Adaptation
Australian National University
ICEDS are seeking to coordinate and generate research focusing on transformational climate adaptation. The Research Fellow will undertake independent research on transformational climate adaptations including developing and testing theories of transformative change and identifying transformative, innovative and robust strategies to address climate change.
The Research Fellow will play a critical role in the success and ongoing work of the Institute. In this role you will undertake research independently and collaboratively, generate traditional and non-traditional research outputs, teach into climate related courses and have the opportunity to develop your research career.
To excel in this role, you will have a PhD in the social sciences or other domain related to transformational change, with a track record of independent research in the field of climate adaptation, climate risk management or environment-society interactions. You will demonstrate the ability to articulate and prosecute innovative research in the field of climate adaptation inclusive of identifying transformative, innovative and robust strategies and a vision for the activities you would undertake at ANU.
To apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:
A concise statement (absolute max 3 pages) addressing the selection criteria.
A current curriculum vitae (CV), including a publication list, which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
Classification: Academic Level B
Salary package: $103,841 – $117,736 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Term: Fixed Term, Full Time or Part Time (0.8FTE, until March 2025)
A fantastic career opportunity for an early- to mid-career researcher to join a high-profile interdisciplinary Institute at Australia’s #1 University
Undertake independent research on transformational climate adaptations including developing and testing theories of transformative change and identifying transformative, innovative and robust strategies to adapt to climate change
Become part of a dynamic team with a positive culture contributing towards societal transformation
For more information about the position please contact Prof Mark Howden, Director, ANU Institute for Climate, Energy & Disaster Solutions via email@example.com