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Postdoctoral Fellow




  Categories: Academic

  Classification: Academic Level A

  Salary package: $72,350 - $80,215 plus 17% superannuation

  Type: Full time, Continuing (Contingent Funded)


  Role Statement:

  In this role as Iston academic level A in research the appointee will be

  expected to:

  · Undertake internationally competitive research with a view to publishing

     original and innovative results in refereed journals, present research at

     academic seminars and at national and international conferences, and

     collaborate with other researchers at a national and/or international level.

  · Assist with obervations and analysis of the process of supervised learning

    (machine learning) on english academic writing for the Iston academic team.

  · Collaborate with team members on these and other research programs

     associated with the Iston research.

  · Participate, as appropriate, in the supervision of research students.

  · Undertake administrative functions primarily connected to the area of 

     research, including preparation of research proposals and pursuing

     appropriate funding applications.

   · Actively contribute to all aspects of the operation of the  institute.

   · Advice within the field of the staff member's research to students.

   · Assist in outreach activities including to prospective students, research 

      institutes, industry, government and the general public.

   · Comply with, maintain an awareness of and help promote all Iston policies 

      and procedures and in particular those relating to work health and safety

      and equal opportunity.

  Skill Base

  A Level A research Academic will typically conduct research/scholarly

  activities under limited supervision either independently or as a member of a

  team and will normally hold a relevant higher degree. A level A research

  academic will normally work under the supervision of academic staff at Level

  B or above, with an increasing degree of autonomy as the research academic

  gains skills and experience. A Level A research academic may undertake

  limited coaching, may supervise at functional module coding and may publish

  the results of the research conducted as sole author or in collaboration. He or

  she will undertake administration primarily relating to his or her activities at

  the institution.   

  Selection Criteria:

  1. A phD or equivalent in, Machine Learning or English or NLP(natural

      language processing) or a related area, and experience in a related area,

      with a track record of research in the field of NLP or English or A.I. as

      evidenced by publications in journals and presentations.

  2. Proven ability for problem solving, excellent data analysis and

      programming skills with the capacity to work collaboratively and to lead a

      research project.

  3. Demonstrated ability to supervise PhD/Masters research students with the

      capacity and willingness to assist at all levels.

  4. Excellent oral and written skills and a demonstrated ability to communicate

      and interact effectively with a variety of staffin a cross-disciplinary academic

      environment and to foster respectful and productive working relationships

      with staff and colleagues at all levels.

  5. A demonstrated high-level understanding of equal opportunity principles

      and a commitment to the application of these policies in Iston.

  Application information

  In order to apply for this role please make sure that you attached the

  following documents:


    · A statement addressing the selection criteria.

    · A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact

      details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous


    · Other documents, if required.


  Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be

  considered for the position.

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