The Department is research active and performs teaching and research in the areas of economics, econometrics and actuarial studies. It provides high quality teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels and undertakes high quality research. The Research Fellow will be expected to manage the Experimental Economics Laboratory, conduct their own independent research and teach one subject a year in experimental/behavioural economics. For the management of the Experimental Economics
- Support the academic staff at the Department of Economics in the conduct of experiments in the Experimental Economics Laboratory
- Help program experimental games and surveys using software applications designed for interface and game programming (e.g., Z-Tree, o-tree, Qualtrics)
- Instruct and guide student researchers (Honours and Master’s levels) in the programming of their experiments.
- A PhD (or near completion) in economics.
- A track record of quality research in the discipline commensurate with opportunity.
- Knowledge of and experience in programming with at least one programming language.
- A current and valid Working with Children Check.
- Flexible working arrangements and generous personal, parental and cultural leave
- Competitive remuneration, 17% super, salary packaging and leave loading
- Free and subsidised health and wellbeing services, and access to fitness and cultural clubs
- Discounts on a wide range of products and services including Myki cards and Qantas Club
- Career development opportunities and 25% off graduate courses for staff and their immediate families
UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE
Australia › Melbourne
10th May 2022