[ASA] Inviting Applications for ICRAR Visiting Fellowship for Senior Women in Astronomy

Renu Sharma renu.sharma at uwa.edu.au
Fri Jun 2 23:35:13 AEST 2017

Dear ASA Members,

ICRAR is committed to supporting women in astronomical sciences and technology and we are pleased to invite applications for the " ICRAR Visiting Fellowship for Senior Women in Astronomy" for 2017-18.

Please see detailed information on:  http://www.icrar.org/about/visiting-fellowship/   Please also find attached the fellowship poster.
The main objectives of the fellowship are to:

*         Create opportunities for young researchers, particularly women to learn career development and work-life balance strategies from potential senior role models.

*         Enable scientific interaction between early career researchers and graduate students, particularly women, with senior academic visitors.

*         Explore opportunities for developing mentoring relations.

*         Enrich the research environment at ICRAR.

*         Create opportunities to foster national and international collaborations.
The Fellow is expected to take part in a range of mutually discussed and agreed activities in line with the objectives of the Fellowship and spend time at both the ICRAR Nodes.
What the Fellowship provides
ICRAR will offer one fellowship per calendar year and will provide:

*         $5,000 per month for two to three months for living and accommodation expenses.

*         Travel assistance of up to $5,000.

*         Needs-based additional support of up to $4,000 may be provided for childcare or other required support.

Please see application procedure on link above or in the attached document. Applications close on 30 June 2017.  Applications should be submitted via info at icrar.org<mailto:info at icrar.org>.

We look forward to receiving applications from interested candidates.

Kind regards

Dr Renu Sharma GAICD, FLWA
Associate Director and COO
International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR)
Web: http://www.icrar.org/

7 Fairway, The University of Western Australia
Crawley WA 6009
Phone: +618 6488 7871
ICRAR is a Joint Venture of
Curtin University and  The University of Western Australia

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