Job Reference Number: 208/0219F
About the opportunity
The mission of the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney is to increase understanding of the United States in Australia and around the world.
Spanning the study of politics and policy, economics and business, culture and society, the core activities of the Centre include undergraduate teaching and postgraduate degrees, academic research, student study abroad programs, thought leadership projects, policy analysis and commentary, business leadership forums and community outreach.
Ideally, the successful candidate has experience as a Think Tank Researcher as this would add to their understanding of the Centre’s Think Tank operations across three research verticals: Foreign Policy & Defence, Trade & Investment and Innovation & Entrepreneurship.
The Centre values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values and are looking for a Research Associate who has:
The Centre is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.
How to apply
Intending applicants are welcome to seek further information about the position from Jared Mondschein at email@example.com, Senior Research Fellow and Advisor (Strategic Planning & Evaluation).
For recruitment-related enquiries, or if you require reasonable adjustment or support filling out this application, please contact Recruitment Officer, Karen Dowling on 02 8627 7743 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing Date: 11:30pm, 27th February 2019
The University reserves the right not to proceed with any appointment.
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