Join a multi-institutional team of social scientists contributing to the Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program (RRAP), Community Engagement Subprogram
- Part time – 18.125 hours per week flexible
- Fixed term contract 2 years from commencement
- Work with world leading scientists
We offer an exciting opportunity for a Research Worker ($75,726 - $82,015) to join our world-leading institution at James Cook University (JCU). This part time, fixed term appointment for 2 years from commencement is based at JCU Cairns.
What you can accomplish in the Role
The Reef Restoration and Adaptation Program is believed to be the world’s largest research and development program dedicated to helping a major ecosystem survive climate change. The Research Worker will support senior research staff undertaking collaborative research oriented toward understanding stakeholder and public perceptions of reef restoration and adaptation.
What you will bring to the Role
Joining a multi-institutional team of social scientists, you will perform high level project management support to JCU research staff involved in the RRAP Community Engagement Subprogram. Your significant analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to manage and interpret complex qualitative and quantitative data will see you provide project reports, advice and communications as required to ensure specified project outputs and milestones are on time and within budget.
Consistently voted in the top 2% of universities worldwide, JCU offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth as well as diverse career opportunities. JCU prides itself on being dedicated to teaching, learning and research that is not only of high quality, but also delivers practical benefits to the peoples and industries of the region.
We support our people through the provision of:
- generous superannuation scheme with 17% employer contributions
- five weeks’ annual recreation leave
- flexible working arrangements
- attractive options for salary packaging
- Balance of work and life so you can enjoy a relaxed lifestyle that supports a diverse range of leisure and sporting interests.
How to apply
Visit the Careers JCU website – vacancy reference 17243
Applications close: 9 December