Research Fellow in Neutrino Phenomenology

  • The University of Melbourne
  • Australia, Vic
  • Jan 13, 2022

Job Description:

Salary: $75,289 - $102,163 per annum (Level A) (PhD Entry Level - $95,179 per annum)

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About the School of Physics

The University of Melbourne's School of Physics is one of Australia's leading Physics Schools. It has achieved this status through the high quality of its research and teaching programs. The School offers a wide range of physics subjects to undergraduate and postgraduate students, and performs research in the following areas: Astrophysics, Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics, Experimental Condensed Matter Physics, Experimental Particle Physics, Materials Science, Physical Biosciences, Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics and Theoretical Particle Physics.

The School of Physics hosts the following ARC Centre of Excellence groups:

The School also plays a major role in the Australian Synchrotron research program, and in the development of the Stawell Underground Physics Laboratory.

About the Role
The appointee will be based at the University of Melbourne Parkville campus and work under the supervision of Prof Nicole Bell and A/Prof Matthew Dolan, in close collaboration with Prof John Beacom (Ohio State University). The successful candidate will be a highly motivated and innovative researcher, who can work at an internationally competitive level, independently and as part of a team, on aspects of neutrino phenomenology and related topics.

The position is offered for two years, with anticipated starting date around September 2021. Prospective candidates are encouraged to contact Prof Nicole Bell ( for additional information.

In a typical week at work, you may:

About You
A confident communicator who can work independently as well as in a team with the capacity to develop and maintain productive working relationships. A keen problem-solver with strong attention to detail, you will have the ability to take initiative and work flexibly in a changing environment.

Ideally, you will further have:

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