Research Officer

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies

APS Level 4 - $58,915 - $64,308

Non-ongoing (Temporary), Full-time

Acton - ACT

Closing date: Wednesday, 26 September 2018

2 days to apply

Job description


Research officers fill a variety of roles including access to the native title collections, research and administration. They may provide logistical support for the organisation of AIATSIS workshops and events, including preparing documents, liaising with venues and arranging travel and accommodation.

Research officers may assist with the compilation of information for native title publications and promotions; and assist in maintaining websites. They may also provide research assistance and coordinate input on team projects.



Non-ongoing opportunity will be offered for a specified term

3 years up to 30 June 2021

Indigenous jobseekers are encouraged to apply for this vacancy. If the job is Identified, then part or all of the duties impact on Indigenous Australian people and/or involve interaction with Indigenous Australian communities or their representatives.

The filling of this vacancy is intended to constitute an affirmative measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975. This vacancy is only available to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.

For more information:

Dr Belinda Burbidge, 02 6261 4226

Position number:

Vacancy N.N. 10733463

Agency website:

Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies website