Careers in Science


Jobs in the field of Science encompass a very large number of disciplines across multiple industries. Covering the three main branches of Science, we're seeing formal science, natural science (physical and life) and social science being fused with other areas to create unique career paths. 

Those who work in the formal sciences tend to focus on logical, mathematical and data driven outcomes. The natural sciences focus on physics, chemistry and earth sciences so we can understand more of the world and universe around us. It also incorporates the biological aspects relating to the science of living things. Social sciences underpin our society and support our ability to understand human behaviours in a vast range of ways.

These roles contribute enormously to our everyday lives and provide extremely rewarding careers.

Some of the upcoming fields in science include:
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Food and Agricultural science
  • Environmental and Sustainable Development
  • Data Science involving Big Data and Data Analytics
​Find your next Job in the field of Science below:

9 Jobs Found

Location:Australia, Vic
Closing:05/03/2024
Employer: The University of Melbourne
Job no: 0061692 Location: Dookie Role type: Part-time (0.6 FTE); Continuing Faculty: Sciences Department/School: The School of Agriculture, Food and Ecosystem Sciences Salary: UOM 5 – $79,961 - $91,844 (pro rata for...
Location:Australia, Vic
Closing:03/03/2024
Employer: The University of Melbourne
Job no: 0061511, 0059616, 0048152, 0054672, 0053070 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time or Part-time; Continuing Faculty: Faculty of Science Department/School: Various Salary: UOM 5 – $79,961 – $91,844 p.a. plus 17%...
Location:Australia, Vic
Closing:18/03/2024
Employer: The University of Melbourne
Job no: 0061608 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; fixed-term until December 2025 Faculty: Science Department/School: School of BioSciences / Bio21 Molecular Science and Biotechnology Institute Salary: Level A –...
Location:Australia, Vic
Closing:28/02/2024
Employer: The University of Melbourne
Job no: 0061631 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; Continuing Faculty: Science Department/School: School of BioSciences Salary: Level B – $114,645 – $136,136 p.a. plus 17% super Join us as post-doctoral...
Location:Australia, Vic
Closing:15/03/2024
Employer: The University of Melbourne
Job no: 0061638 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time/ Fixed-term for 3 years Faculty: Science Department/School: School of Mathematics and Statistics Salary: Level A - B – $80,258 – $136,136 (PhD entry-level $101,460)...
Location:Australia, QLD
Closing:12/03/2024
Employer: James Cook University
Improve JCU’s research capability through developing research partnership opportunities and collaborations, delivering upon the strategic objectives & capabilities of the University research community. Work alongside world-leading...
Location:Australia, Vic
Closing:15/03/2024
Employer: The University of Melbourne
Job no: 0061597 & 0061596 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; Continuing (tenure track) Faculty: Science Department/School: School of BioSciences Salary: Levels B-C-D – AUD $114,645 – $186,288 p.a. plus 17% super...
Location:Australia, SA
Closing:13/03/2024
Employer: Flinders University
JR0000009850 Fixed term | Full-Time Higher Education Level Officer 7 | $94,206 - $104,282 p.a. Location: Bedford Park / Kaurna Country View Position Description About the College of Science and...
Location:Australia, Vic
Closing:26/02/2024
Employer: The University of Melbourne
Job no: 0060160, 0061444 Location: Parkville Role type: Full-time; Continuing Faculty: Science Department/School: School of Agriculture, Food and Ecosystem Sciences ; School of Biosciences Salary: UOM 6 – $92,749 - $100,397...