Indigenous Australian PhD student

at University of Technology Sydney

Professor’s Michelle Trudgett and Susan Page were recently successful in gaining funding from the Australian Research Council (ARC) funded study titled Walan Mayiny: Indigenous leadership in higher education. A section of this large-scale study has been identified as an opportunity for a PhD project.

The candidate must:

  • Identify as Indigenous Australian
  • Hold a First Class Honours or Masters degree
  • Demonstrate a passion for education and/or leadership research
  • Demonstrate an ability to follow instructions
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills.
  • Complete the requirements of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences PhD application process

Remuneration: Scholarship of $27,082 per annum, applicants may be eligible for a top up of up to $50K per year.

Expressions of interest close Thursday 1st March, 2018.

How to Apply for this job

Please send your resume and an expression of interest responding to the selection criteria, to Professor Michelle Trudgett via


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