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Position TitleResearch Fellow in Data Science

Company Information

University of Melbourne School of Mathematics and Statistics

Duties and Responsibilities

Research Fellow in Data Science
3 Year Position with possibility of renewal
Salary: Level B ($102,967 - $122,268)

The University of Melbourne is looking for an enthusiastic Research Fellow to join a dynamic research program in the broad context of Data Science. You will play an exciting role in our recently launched Melbourne Centre for Data Science, a partnership between the School of Mathematics and Statistics and the School Computing and Information Systems.

This role will give you both the opportunity to develop your own independent research program as well as collaborate with a broad range of partners across a variety of disciplines. You will be supported to build and foster relationships across the University and with industry partners.

Your Profile
This role is suited to someone who is looking to make a real impact on our research initiatives. You will be motivated to drive established and emerging relationships and connect with new research partners.

Critical to your success will be the ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences.

The initial appointment is for three years, with the possibility of renewal, based on funding availability.

Position Qualifications

You will have:
• A PhD in Statistics, Computer Science or related quantitative field.
• An emerging research track record and recognition of high-quality research.
• Excellent interpersonal skills, including an ability to interact with internal and external partners.