The University of Queensland
Centre for Applications in Natural Resource Mathematics - School of Mathematics and PhysicsClosing date: 6th March 2017
The successful appointee will provide teaching and research support to CARM. In the research domain, the person will develop quantitative theory, tools and models for management of natural resources. This includes frequent publication in high-quality journals, participation in and organizing of conferences, international and interdisciplinary collaboration, and attracting competitive research funding. The appointee will also be expected to teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the Natural Resource Mathematics program and other programs, where required. Other teaching duties include postgraduate supervision and curriculum development.
Applicants will possess a PhD or equivalent in Mathematical Sciences or a closely related discipline, with an established record of outstanding original research commensurate with career stage. Applicants should address how their research complements and supplements our current research strengths. In addition, successful appointees will have high-quality teaching and supervisory experience at undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with the ability to effectively develop, lecture and coordinate courses in Natural Resource Mathematics.
Candidates with research interests in the application of mathematical tools to sustainable fisheries management are encouraged to apply, especially in areas such as: single and multi species population modelling; spatial modelling; bio-economic and socio-economic modelling; management strategy evaluation; adaptive management; optimal monitoring tool development; and ecosystem-based fishery management.
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