Current opportunities

Postdoctoral Research Fellow/Research Fellow

  • UQ Job no:50421
  • Salary (FTE):Advertised at multiple classifications
  • Work type:Full Time - Fixed Term
  • Location: Brisbane, Other

Applicants should possess PhD (or close to completion) in relevant field (e.g. sociology, demography, economics, psychology, social statistics or a related area). You will have research experience across one or more of the following areas:  family dynamics, life course studies, gender inequality, social  disadvantage/inequality. Ideal applicants will have demonstrated expert knowledge on empirical research methods.


This is a full-time, fixed-term three (3) year appointment at Research Academic Level A or B (this position may be filled at either Level A or B depending on the qualifications and experience of the applicant as per the Position Description). The remuneration package for Level A will be in the range of $64,533 - $87,535 p.a.; and for Level B will be in the range of $92,142 - $109,419 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package for Level A will be in the range $75,504 – $102,416 p.a.; and Level B will be in the range of $107,807 - $128,020 p.a.).

Position Description



To discuss this role please contact Professor Janeen Baxter at

Apply here. Applications close 25th April 

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