The University of Melbourne
The University of Melbourne is a public-spirited institution that makes distinctive contributions to society in research, learning and teaching and engagement. We are consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, demonstrating leadership in education, teaching and research. We strive to be a globally connected Australian university with students at the heart of everything we do.

Our mission statement

Our purpose is to benefit society through the transformative impact of education and research.
20 May, 2024  
$83,468 - $113,262 yearly
Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Human-Computer Interaction   Job no:  0062480 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Fixed-term from 1/11/2024 until 30/04/2027  Faculty:  Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology Department/School:  School of Computing and Information Systems Salary:  Level A $83,468- $113,262 with a PhD starting salary of (A.6) of $105,518 p.a. plus 17% super. Conduct research into digital storytelling with older adults, empowering them to create and share their life stories through cutting-edge technological platforms. Join a dynamic Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) community, fostering collaboration with researchers, engaging in weekly seminars, and enjoying access to premier prototyping tools and laboratory facilities for groundbreaking HCI exploration at the esteemed Melbourne Connect building. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
20 May, 2024  
$114,645 - $136,136 yearly
Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer Human- Computer Interaction (2 Positions)   Job no:  0061999 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Continuing  Faculty:  Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology Department/School:  School of Computing and Information Systems Salary: Level B $114,645 – $136,136 or Level C $140,433 - $161,926 p.a plus 17% super Conduct research and contribute to the advancement of human-computer interaction (HCI), novel interactive systems, or related fields within the School of Computing and Information Systems (CIS). Excellent opportunity to join a world-class HCI research group and collaborate with internationally respected colleagues across computer science, artificial intelligence, and information systems, fostering professional growth and networking opportunities. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25%...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time
20 May, 2024  
$79,961 - $91,844 yearly
Careers and Industry Officer   Job no:  0062404 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Fixed-term for 12 months Faculty:  Faculty of Science Department/School:  Student and Academic Services Salary:  UOM 5 – $79,961 – $91,844 p.a. plus 17% super Provide essential administrative, events, and program support to the Faculty of Science's career enrichment and work-integrated learning initiatives. Opportunity to collaborate with academic and industry partners to create diverse opportunities for students and deepen their networks and career pathways within a dynamic and supportive team environment. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The Careers and Industry Officer provides essential support for career enrichment...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
20 May, 2024  
$83,159 - $95,518 yearly
Contracts Officer   Job no:   0048244   Location:  Parkville  Role type:  Full-time; Continuing  Department:  Research, Innovation and Commercialisation  Salary:  UOM 5 – $83,159 – 95,518 p.a. plus 17% super  Facilitate negotiation and execution of research agreements, manage contracts, and provide commercial advice.  Opportunity to collaborate with diverse stakeholders, ensuring smooth progression of research transactions and fostering productive relationships.  Brilliant benefits and a flexible hybrid work environment!   About the Role  The Contracts Officer plays a vital role in facilitating and managing research agreements efficiently. They provide valuable commercial advice to internal stakeholders and ensure smooth collaboration within the Research Contracts team and with other university departments. Compliance with health and safety standards and...
The University of Melbourne Hybrid (Parkville VIC, Australia) Full time
20 May, 2024  
$115,137 - $124,622 yearly
Capability Partner-Research   Job no:  0047621 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Fixed-term for 2 years Department:  Research, Innovation & Commercialisation Salary:  UOM 8 - $115,137 - $124,622 p.a. plus 17% super Make your mark and contribute to organisational capability development and design Lead the design and implementation of a training program for researchers 17% super, excellent benefits, and a flexible hybrid work environment! About the Role This is a brand-new role in which you can really make your mark and help to shape the research areas in the University of Melbourne. You will lead the organisational development to ensure that our cross division/portfolio teams have the right capability and resources in the right places to support achievement of the University’s Research aspirations. You’ll also support organisational development and building capability in these areas, you...
The University of Melbourne Hybrid (Parkville VIC, Australia) Full time Fixed term
20 May, 2024  
$119,742 - $129,607 yearly
Senior Advisor, Education and Engagement   Job no:  0062487  Location:  Parkville  Role type:  Full-time; Continuing   Department:  Research, Innovation and Commercialisation  Salary:  UOM 8 – $119,742-$129,607 p.a. plus 17% super  Deliver impactful education and engagement initiatives.   Promote a positive research compliance culture at the University of Melbourne.  Brilliant benefits and a flexible hybrid work environment!   About the Role   Shape a culture of responsible research! As the Senior Advisor, Education and Engagement, you will partner across OREI and beyond to deliver impactful initiatives that contribute to the research culture of the university.   Strengthen responsible conduct, embed compliance, and support new policy implementation - your influence will resonate throughout the research landscape at the University....
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time
19 May, 2024  
$114,645 - $136,136 yearly
Lecturer in Soil Science   Job no:  0062411 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Continuing Faculty:  Faculty of Science Department/School:  School of Agriculture, Food and Ecosystem Sciences Salary:  UOM Level B – $114,645 – $136,136 p.a. plus 17% super Drive the advancement of soil science through teaching, research, and collaboration with industry partners. Access to state-of-the-art soil science laboratories and close collaboration with colleagues in the School of Agriculture, Food and Ecosystem Sciences, providing an enriching environment for academic growth and impactful community engagement. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The School of Agriculture, Food and Ecosystem Sciences seeks an...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time
19 May, 2024  
$101,460 - $108,906 yearly
Research Fellow in Bioinformatics   Job no:  0062343 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Fixed-term for 3 years Faculty:  Science Department/School:  School of BioSciences Salary:  Level A – $101,460 – $108,906 p.a. plus 17% super Research on resistance evolution, reducing pesticide, biodiversity benefits. Multi-omics data analyses Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The Research Fellow will join a dynamic project team focused on exploring the evolution and maintenance of resistance in natural populations, aiming to potentially reduce pesticide use and promote economic and biodiversity benefits. Led by ARC Laureate Prof. Wedell at the School of BioSciences, the project applies sexual selection theory to predict...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$83,468 - $113,262 yearly
Research Fellow in Experimental Levitated Optomechanics   Job no:  0062417 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Fixed-term for 2 years Faculty:  Science Department/School:  The School of Physics Salary:  Level A –  $83,468 - $113,262 (PhD - $105,518)  plus 17% super Pioneering research in levitating nanodiamonds and transducing quantum spin. Global collaboration with theorists and experimentalists. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The Research Fellow position within the Diamond and Atomic Quantum Technologies Lab at the University of Melbourne's School of Physics entails leading experiments focused on levitating nanodiamonds in high vacuum conditions. These experiments will contribute to a larger project...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$83,468 - $113,262 yearly
Research Fellow, Forest Ecohydrology   Job no:  0051322 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Part-time 0.8 FTE; Fixed-term until June 2026 Faculty:  Faculty of Science Department/School:  School of Agriculture, Food and Ecosystem Sciences Salary:  Level A – $83,468 – $113,262 p.a. plus 17% super Unique opportunity to research the ecohydrology of southeast Australian Eucalyptus forests. Collaborative research environment with industry partnership, leading to publications and scientific conference presentations. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated researcher to join the Forest Hydrology Research Group and discover the catchment scale factors that contribute to increased...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Part time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$119,231 - $141,581 yearly
Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, School of Physics   Job no:  0062452 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Fixed-term for 2 years Faculty:  Science Department/School:  The School of Physics Salary:  Level B – $119,231 - $141,581 p.a. plus 17% super Develop cutting-edge microscopy methods for intracellular biology research. Collaborate with leading experts in quantum biotechnology research. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The post-doctoral research position, funded by the ARC Centre of Excellence in Quantum Biotechnology, focuses on developing novel microscopy techniques for intracellular biology. Situated within the Laboratory for Cellular Biophysics group led by A/Prof Elizabeth Hinde, the role offers opportunities...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$80,258 - $108,906 yearly
Research Fellow in Structural Biology   Job no : 0060744  Location:  Parkville  Role type:  Full-time; Fixed term for 12 months  Faculty:  Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences  Department/School:   Biomedical Sciences  Salary:  Level A– $80,258 – $108,906 p.a. plus 17% super  Launch your career in Research at Australia's Leading University!   Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families!  About the Role  As the Research Fellow, you will investigate the structure and function of bacterial and viral molecular machines that are important for pathogenesis using integrative approaches including cryo-EM, cryo-ET, CLEM and various biochemical and biophysical methods.   Candidates...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$80,258 - $108,906 yearly
Research Fellow: simulation modelling of preventive interventions   Job no:  0062201 Location:  Parkville Role type: Full-time/Part-time; Continuing / Fixed-term for 24 months Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Department/School: Melbourne School of Population and Global Health Salary: Level A– $80,258 – $108,906 p.a. plus 17% super Lead simulation modeling for the SHINE Program at the Population Interventions Unit. Opportunity to shape health policy through innovative intersection of epidemiology and economics. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The Research Fellow role at the University of Melbourne's Population Interventions Unit focuses on building, evolving, and maintaining simulation models within the Scalable...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$80,258 - $136,136 yearly
Research Fellow Epidemiology   Job no:  006201 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time Fixed-term for 24 months Faculty:  Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Department/School:  Melbourne School of Population and Global Health Salary:  Level A– $80,258 – $136,136 p.a. Level B $114,645 - $136,136 p.a plus 17% super Lead epidemiological projects for the SHINE Program, informing policy on preventive health interventions. Ability to gain understanding of many prevention programs across many risk factors. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The Research Fellow role at the University of Melbourne's Population Interventions Unit leads epidemiological projects within the Scalable Health Intervention Evaluation...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$80,258 - $108,906 yearly
Nutrition Research Coordinator – Bone Health Program   Job no:  0062317 Location: Austin Health – Heidelberg Role type:  Full-time; Fixed-term for 12 months Faculty:  Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Department/School: Department of Medicine, Melbourne Medical School Salary:  Level A – $80,258- $108,906 p.a. plus 17% super Lead research assessments in aged-care homes for groundbreaking Bone Health Program. Gain valuable experience in research methodology while contributing to improved health outcomes. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated individual to join our team as the Nutrition Research Co-ordinator at the Department of Medicine, Austin Health. You will play a vital...
The University of Melbourne Heidelberg VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$140,000 - $161,926 yearly
Senior Research Fellow (2 x positions available)   Job no:  0058179  Location:  St Vincent’s Hospital  Role type:  Part-time; Fixed-term for 3 years Faculty:  Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Department/School: Department of Medicine, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne Medical Salary:  Level C – $140,000 - $161,926 p.a. (Pro rata) plus 17% super Develop early-career clinical research while fostering collaboration between the university and hospital departments. Opportunity for exceptional clinicians to lead innovative research and engage nationally/internationally. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role The Fellowship fosters collaboration between the University of Melbourne and St Vincent’s Hospital...
The University of Melbourne St. Vincent's Hospital, Victoria Parade, Fitzroy VIC, Australia Part time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$119,231 - $141,581 yearly
Communities of Practice Manager   Job no:  0062376 Location:  Parkville Role type:  Full-time; Fixed-term May 2024 to 20 December 2024 Faculty:  Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Department:  Centre for Digital Transformation of Health Salary:  Level B – $119,231 – $141,581 p.a. plus 17% super Design, organise, and evaluate activities fostering vibrant communities of practice within a Learning Health System framework. engage diverse groups and advance research translation and healthcare improvement. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role Assess current Special Interest Groups and event effectiveness in engaging healthcare professionals in digital health research. Collaborating with the Program Manager and Events Officer,...
The University of Melbourne Parkville VIC, Australia Full time Fixed term
19 May, 2024  
$114,645 - $136,136 yearly
Implementation Scientist (MRFF Clinical Trials)   Job no:  0062308 Location:  Heidelberg Role type:  Part-time (0.6 FTE) / Fixed-term for 2 years Faculty:  Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences Department/School:  Physiotherapy (Austin Health) Salary:  Level B - $114,645 - $136,136 p.a. plus 17% super Drive mixed methods process evaluations for clinical trials on neuromuscular diseases Opportunity to contribute to groundbreaking research aiming to investigate sleep and breathing dysfunction. Salary packaging, subsidised health and wellbeing services, fitness and cultural clubs, Myki discounts, and a 25% discount on graduate courses to our staff and their immediate families! About the Role Located at Austin Health in Heidelberg, the research team led by Professor David Berlowitz focuses on investigating sleep and breathing dysfunction in neuromuscular diseases, particularly spinal cord injury and motor...
The University of Melbourne Heidelberg VIC, Australia Part time Fixed term