Research Fellow in Chemistry

Monash University Faculty of Science

Research Fellow

Job No.: 636866

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 12-month fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: Level A $72,927 - $98,975 pa (plus 10.5% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Research Fellow to join the School of Chemistry within the Faculty of Science. The Research Fellow will work on an Australian Research Council funded project “Medium temperature electrolysis for low-cost carbon dioxide utilization”. This role will focus on the development of medium temperature electrolysers for efficient utilisation of carbon dioxide with a low cost. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for conducting research under limited supervision. You will also engage in experimental design and operation of advanced instruments. The Research Fellow may have the opportunity to attend conferences and seminars, and will provide advice to postgraduate research students. 

The successful candidate will have a doctoral qualification in electrochemistry and a strong publication record. Analytical skills and strong expertise in electrocatalytic reduction of CO2 is required for success in this role. The successful candidate will have demonstrated expertise in PEM fuel cells/electrolysers, ideally high temperature ones. 

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


Associate Professor Jie Zhang, Associate Professor, +61 3 9905 6289

Position Description

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Closing Date

Tuesday 9 August 2022 11:55 pm AEST                                                                                                                                                                                           

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