Research Fellow at Australian National University

Australian National University is delighted to offer a postdoctoral position in artificial intelligence. This position is available for two years in the first instance. Applications should be sent before September 08, 2019.

Classification: ANU Academic Level B

Salary package:$99,809 to $113,165 per annum plus 17% superannuation

Term: Full time, Fixed term (12 months)

The ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) is dedicated to contributing to The Australian National University's reputation for excellence in research and research-led education, bringing together expertise across a range of areas to reimagine the role of engineering and computing for future generations. CECS is a diverse and vibrant community dedicated to discovery and to making knowledge matter. Our academics and students are engaged in ground-breaking, cutting-edge research, in exciting areas such as renewable energy, robotics, telecommunications, biomaterials, human-machine interaction, and artificial intelligence.

The Research School of Computer Science (RSCS) is unique in Australia. It includes a creative mix of staff and students that embrace the breadth of computer science profession. It is a diverse and vibrant community dedicated to discovery and to making knowledge matter. It contains world-class academics undertaking high-quality research, training of research students and delivering coursework teaching programs.

RSCS is in a phase of rapid expansion, including a broadening of strategic partnerships with key public service agencies in the Intelligence and Law Enforcement space. An RSCS staff was recently awarded a Translational Fellowship from the Australian National University's Entrepreneurial Academic Scheme to fund further investment in a strategic project between ANU, AUSTRAC and the major banks to develop a Real-time Alerting system to surface money-laundering and terrorism-financing risks in the financial system.

This position is a fixed term appointment for one year to join a research group in confidential computing that is delivering the project goals outlined in the Translational Fellowship proposal. Applications are particularly invited from researchers whose expertiseare in the areas of open-source privacy preserving machine learningtechnologies or in areas related to confidential computing.

We welcome and develop diversity of backgrounds, experiences and ideas and encourage applications from individuals who may have had non-traditional career paths, who may have taken a career break or who have achieved excellence in careers outside of academia.

Longer term and/or ongoing appointment may be offered in exceptional cases subject to performance and budget availability as well the candidate's demonstrated capability and desire to complement the Research School of Computer Science strategic agendas in teaching, research and broader engagement within the University and community.

For further information please contact Kee Siong Ng, AssociateProfessor, Research School of Computer Science, E:

The ANU provides attractive benefits and excellent support to maintain a healthy work/life balance and offers generous remuneration benefits, including four weeks paid vacation per year, assistance with relocation expenses and 17% employer contribution to superannuation. This also includes generous parental leave, the possibility of flexible and part time working arrangements, a parental and aged care support program, dual career hire programs, ANU school holiday programs, and childcare facilities on campus. For more information, please visit

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.

Deadline: September 08, 2019
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