Positions Vacant

2021 Summar Scholarship, National Library of Australia: Summer Scholarships support Australian PhD students to spend six weeks at the National Library, from 11 January to 19 February 2021, researching the collections. Scholars receive a stipend of $6000 to cover travel, accommodation and living costs, access to the Fellows room with office facilities, as well as special and supported access to collections.Up to five scholarships are available, for further information, click here


The Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Chair in Australian Studies at Harvard University: Harvard University is seeking to appoint a distinguished scholar to the Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Chair in Australian Studies for the 2022–2023 academic year. The Australian Nominating Committee encourages applications from outstanding Australians in mid-career as well as those further advanced. It also strongly encourages applications from women and under-represented groups. Using the following link: https://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/9712, persons wishing to be considered should submit an application, including: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a summary outline of a course to be offered at Harvard, and the names and work addresses of  three referees. Applications will be accepted until September 30, 2020. Final notification will be made by the end of February 2021. For more, click here.   


Lecturer in Politics, Philosophy, and Economics, ANU: The School of Politics and International Relations, the top ranked political science department in Australia, is seeking to make a fixed term, 2 year, academic appointment in politics, philosophy and economics (PPE). We welcome applications from outstanding political scientists and political theorists in PPE. Additional subfields are open.The appointee will have an excellent record or demonstrated potential for excellence in research and publication, and in education. As well as teaching, the appointee will be expected to undertake research relevant to their field of expertise, supervision of PhD students and to work collegially with other members of the school. This position is based in Canberra.The successful applicant should have a background in political science and will be expected to teach two courses per year. An ability to teach research design and research methods is desirable. Availability to start in January 2021 is highly desirable. For more, click here


2021 Creative Arts Fellowship: The National Library of Australia's Creative Arts Fellowships offer practising artists and writers the opportunity to develop an artistic concept or work that is inspired or informed by the Library’s collections.Two fellowships are available: the Creative Arts Fellowship for artists working in any medium other than writing, including music, dance, visual arts, emerging or experimental artforms; and the Creative Arts Fellowship for Australian Writing. Applications open on Monday 18 May 2020 and close 5pm (AEST), Friday 10 July 2020. Read the guidelines and state preparing your appliction here