[Coral-List] Mid-Career Research Fellowships
andrew.baird at jcu.edu.au
Thu Jun 26 00:58:18 EDT 2008
Mid-Career Research Fellowships
Please contact the Director of the Australian Research Council (ARC)
Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies,
<mailto:terry.hughes at jcu.edu.au>terry.hughes at jcu.edu.au, if you are
interested in applying to recruit to the Centre via this exciting new
funding scheme for mid-career researchers.
* The Australian Research Council is offering a THOUSAND 4-year
"Future Fellowships", 200 per year starting THIS year. Funding rules
for applications will be released in August 2008, with uptake in early 2009.
* Salary of A$95K or A$135K plus $50K support paid by ARC and
additional institutional support from the ARC Centre of Excellence
for Coral Reef Studies.
* Strong emphasis on mobility, moving to Australia. Open to
citizens of all countries. The host institution is expected to offer
successful candidates a permanent position in year 5.
Selection criteria are:
Investigator (50%). Would need to have 12-20 publications depending
on career stage
Strategic alignment (20%). Need to demonstrate that the fellowship
complements the research strengths of the host organization
Collaboration (20%). Track record and plan for collaboration across
institutions, countries, disciplines and/or industry.
Australia National Research Priority (10%). (e.g. building areas of
research strength, such as coral reef science)
Further information will be available from the ARC Centre's booth at
the ICRS meeting in Fort Lauderdale, in early July.
Dr Andrew H. Baird, Principal Research Fellow, ARC Centre of
Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville,
Qld, 4811, Australia. Tel + 617 47814857, Fax: + 617 47816722,
email: andrew.baird at jcu.edu.au, mob + 61 400 289770
Visit the ARC CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR CORAL REEF STUDIES at
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