Postdoctoral Research Associate in Architecture

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Architecture

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Architecture

Postdoctoral Analysis Affiliate in Structure

  • Alternative to contribute to the analysis agenda and supply analysis assist and administration
  • Situated at Darlington Campus
  • Full time mounted time period 2 years, negotiable half time (0.8FTE) association, providing Educational Degree A6, a base wage of $98K p.a., and beneficiant employer’s contribution to superannuation

Concerning the alternative 

This place is funded by the Australian Analysis Council (ARC) funded challenge “Co-Design Information for Reworking Ageing Condo Buildings” with the aim of growing a sustainable mannequin for remodeling buildings by design slightly than demolishing them.

The Postdoctoral Analysis Affiliate will contribute to the analysis agenda and supply analysis assist and administration. Beneath the course of the lead investigator, Affiliate Professor Sandra Karina Löschke, this position will embody coordination with analysis companions (UNSW) and trade companions (COX, Authorities Architect NSW, AJ+C, Lannock Strata Finance and Max Construct) and exterior stakeholders.

Particularly, the place will discover complicated residence housing redesign initiatives, from structure and concrete design views, with an emphasis on socially, environmentally and economically sustainable outcomes.

The Postdoctoral Analysis Affiliate will:

  • undertake analysis or scholarly exercise contributing to the challenge’s analysis agenda below the steering of the lead investigator;
  • contribute to publications and different challenge outputs, together with a e book, journal articles, skilled publications, occasions and an exhibition;
  • contribute to all analysis duties, together with information assortment, interviews, case research, growth of the codesign instruments and devising and testing of the codesign information;
  • actively take part in analysis seminars and conferences to advance the challenge analysis program.

They can even help within the coordination and administration of project-related actions together with:

  • assume challenge administration duties, together with
  • administration of the group’s analysis operations and actions (incl. challenge deliverables, timelines, price range and workers duties);
  • growing analysis protocols;
  • endeavor core points of analysis work; and
  • contributing to evaluation and key findings
  • actively collaborate with accomplice investigators, coordinating their participation within the analysis in addition to facilitating in-house coaching alternatives;
  • present assist and recommendation to HDR college students and analysis assistants aligned with the challenge;
  • handle the challenge web site and the event & testing of the information;
  • inform analysis progress and keep communications with the administration committee, reference group and different related stakeholders, and put together challenge briefs, progress reviews, and media outputs.

About you

The College values braveness and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and variety; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the significance of recruiting expertise aligned to those values and are on the lookout for a Postdoctoral Analysis Affiliate who possesses:

  • a PhD diploma in structure, environmental science, city design or a associated self-discipline, accomplished previously 5 years or near completion inside 3 months;
  • a observe report of conducting impartial analysis leading to prime quality outcomes in modes applicable to the sphere of analysis;
  • glorious organizational and challenge administration expertise;
  • glorious written and verbal communication expertise;
  • skill to construct and keep relationships inside and past the College;
  • demonstrated skill to work independently and collaboratively inside and out of doors the College in a group to fulfill agreed deadlines and obtain challenge objectives;
  • expertise in making ready and modifying reviews and/or publications, and expertise in collaborative authorship;
  • demonstrated understanding of WHS duties and actively make sure the well being, security and wellbeing of your self and others at work in accordance along with your delegated authority, as described within the College’s WHS Coverage and Procedures and position duties;
  • perceive the incorporation into College lifetime of the ideas of Equal Employment Alternative and Affirmative Motion; and talent to work positively with workers, college students and stakeholders from a various vary of backgrounds.

The fascinating standards embody:

  • expertise in curating and coordinating educational or public occasions;
  • expertise with supervision of analysis college students; and
  • skill to speak in French, Dutch, German or Italian.


To be thought-about for this position, please deal with under Choice Standards in your Cowl Letter and add.

  • A observe report of conducting impartial analysis leading to prime quality outcomes, together with related analysis expertise with information assortment, interviews, case research analysis, or growth of interactive design instruments
  • Proof of fantastic organizational, challenge and relationship administration expertise in skilled and/or College contexts

Your employment is conditional upon the completion of all position required pre-employment or background checks in phrases passable to the College. Equally your ongoing employment is conditional upon the passable upkeep of all related clearances and background examine necessities. If you don’t meet these situations, the College might take any crucial step, together with the termination of your employment.

Please word: Visa sponsorship just isn’t out there for this place. Australian Momentary Residents at the moment employed on the College of Sydney could also be thought-about for a hard and fast time period contract for the size of their visa, relying on the necessities of the hiring space and the place.

Closing time and date: 11:39pm 27 September 2021

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The way to Apply

Functions (together with a canopy letter, CV and any extra supporting documentation) might be submitted through the Apply button on the prime of the web page.

If you’re a present worker of the College and want to submit an utility, please login into your Workday account. Navigate to the Profession icon in your Dashboard as soon as logged into Workday and click on on the USYD Discover Jobs report to use.

Particular enquiries in regards to the place might be directed to the challenge chief Affiliate Professor Sandra Karina Löschke,, or if you happen to require cheap adjustment or assist filling out this utility, please contact Rae Hao, Recruitment Marketing consultant Recruitment Operations, Human Sources on 8627 0063 or by electronic mail

The College of Sydney is dedicated to variety and social inclusion. Functions from individuals of culturally and linguistically various backgrounds; fairness goal teams together with girls, individuals with disabilities, individuals who establish as LGBTIQ; and other people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are inspired.

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Closing Date: 27 September 2021

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