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Postdoctoral Fellow

Continuing (Contingent Funded)
Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Academic
Classification: Level A

Classification: Academic Level ASalary package: $71,509 - $90,215 per annum plus 17% SuperannuationTerm: Full time, Continuing (Contingent Funded)
Position overview
An opportunity exists for a Postdoctoral to work on the ARC funded project to validate data of the GRACE Follow-On space gravity mission. The Postdoctoral Fellow will undertake independent research analysing and assessing the quality of temporal gravity fields derived from GRACE and GRACE FO data. The researcher will develop/modify existing software at ANU to accommodate the processing of GRACE FO Level-1B data for the modelling of the satellite orbits and estimation of changes in the gravity field of the Earth and compare derived estimates of geophysical processes with independent values from other observation sources.
ANU College of Science Overview:
The ANU College of Science (CoS) comprises: the Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics, the Research School of Biology, the Research School of Chemistry, the Research School of Earth Science, the Fenner School of Environment and Society, the Mathematical Sciences Institute, the Research School of Physics and Engineering, and the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science.  Staff and students within the ANU College of Science conduct research and delivers a research-led education program that encompasses the entire breadth of the sciences, supported by extensive international networks and by world-class facilities.  The College has a strong tradition of research excellence that has fostered distinguished Nobel Laureates and Kyoto Prize winners and that trains scientific leaders in disciplines in which the ANU is consistently ranked in the top twenty in the world.
For more information, please contact Associate Professor Paul Tregoning on T: +61 2 6125 5510 or E: 
ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit
Application information
In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:
A statement addressing the selection criteria.
A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
Other documents, if required.
Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.
Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: 08 Mar 2019 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 08 Apr 2019 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

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