Recent Research Jobs

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Investment Team - CSIRO Innovation Fund

CSIRO

Location: National
Closing: 29 January 2017

Deep Earth Imaging Research Theme Leaders

CSIRO

Location: WA - Kensington
Closing: 29 January 2017

Latest Research News

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Scientists are getting a fix on bizarre movements in the quantum world.

Recent climate progress is positive, but the claim that the ‘science is settled’...

Researchers have forecast more rain as Australia faces increased climate variability.

Using lasers and modified brain cells, researchers have isolated the circuitry behind predatory behaviour.

South Australia will examine the potential benefits of a cannabis industry, while moves on the federal level are less clear.

SpaceX has successfully delivered a large payload into orbit.

New research has caught a glimpse of what happened to the Great Barrier Reef when it was brought close to death over 100,000 years ago.

Australian biomedical engineers are working on high-tech fabrics that mimic an ingenious natural material - the bone tissue periosteum.

Another aspect thought to be unique to humans has been spotted in baboons.

Research has warned that waste from discarded electronic gadgets and electrical appliances poses a threat to health and the environment.

Courses & Education

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There is an increasing demand for environmental professionals with Contaminated Site Assessment, Remediation and Management (CSARM) experience. It is a complex field of environmental management and, with the support of NSW Environmental Protection Agency (NSW EPA) and industry consultants, UTS Science School of Life Sciences has developed a program of short course modules to help environmental professionals update their specific area of expertise, extend their knowledge base and network with colleagues in industry and government.

The University of Wollongong and CSIRO Manufacturing are offering a series of limited edition scholarship opportunities for post-graduate research students that aim to expand the capabilities and explore the potential applications for 3D printing technology.

2016 Writing Clear Science Workshops   What we teach: We teach how to write clearly and succinctly, without sacrificing scientific accuracy. We teach you how to get your thoughts down clearly and how to increase your efficiency as a writer. We teach how to write and design documents according to audience (e.g. industry, peer review), purpose (e.g. monitoring report, journal article) and the type of research or project problem that needs to be solved.

The World Congress on Public Health (WCPH) is held every 2-4 years by the World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) and it attracts between 2,000-4,000 delegates. The Congress serves as an international forum for the exchange of knowledge and experiences on key public health issues, contributing towards protecting and promoting public health at a national and global level.

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A global online community dedicated to improving knowledge on the science of learning has been launched by prestigious international publishing group Nature Research and The University of Queensland. UQ Queensland Brain Institute director Professor Pankaj Sah said the npj Science of Learning Community website was a space for teachers, policymakers and scientists working in neuroscience, education and psychology to discuss how to enhance learning in schools.

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Featured Research Jobs

Monash University

Senior Research Services Manager

Monash University

Location: Various
Closing: 02 February 2017
CSIRO

Research Scientist - Digital soil sensing, mapping, modelling

CSIRO

Location: ACT - Black Mountain
Closing: 13 February 2017
Australian Institute of Marine Science

Research Scientist - Fish Population Ecology

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Location: WA - Perth
Closing: 13 March 2017
Australian Institute of Marine Science

Coastal Biogeochemical Modeller

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Location: QLD - Townsville
Closing: 13 March 2017
Australian Institute of Marine Science

Ecosystem Modeller - Cumulative Impacts

Australian Institute of Marine Science

Location: QLD - Townsville
Closing: 13 March 2017