RMIT is seeking outstanding researchers wanting to make a difference. Applications for our top research fellowships are now open.
RMIT University’s Vice-Chancellor’s Outstanding Research Fellowship scheme attracts researchers with an excellent track record who can make a significant contribution to RMIT’s research priority areas.
We are seeking academics who can assist us to achieve our research aspirations of:
- making a significant contribution to knowledge in our areas of specialisation
- identifying and developing innovative solutions to problems affecting urban communities around the world
- working with internationally recognised partners to ensure our research is relevant and contributes to solving global problems.
The Outstanding Research Fellowship scheme aims to foster a dynamic and productive research environment by offering prestigious positions throughout the continuum of research career levels, from higher degree by research candidates to senior academics.
Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowships
The Vice-Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellowships offer PhD graduates an opportunity to launch their research careers. Successful applicants will work within a high performing research team relevant to their discipline and receive development and learning opportunities to build their research skills and career.
Vice-Chancellor's Research and Senior Research Fellowships
Each year RMIT University holds a competitive research fellowship round that invites applications from academic staff with an excellent track record who can make a significant contribution to RMIT's research priority areas. Successful applicants will be offered either a Vice-Chancellor’s Senior Research Fellowship or a Vice-Chancellor’s Research Fellowship, dependent on the applicant’s level of experience and track record.