Curtin Research Fellowships for commencement in 2016

The call for applications in 2015, for commencement in 2016, refers to a targeted research-only fellowship with two streams:

  1. Early Career Researcher Fellowship: Suitably qualified applicants who have been awarded a PhD on or after 1 March 2010.
  2. Senior Research Fellowship: Suitably qualified applicants with more than five years post-doctoral experience.

Applications Open: Friday 29 May 2015 at 9:00am (GMT +8:00)

Applications Close: Friday 10 July 2015 at 5:00pm (GMT +8:00) 


All applications must be completed and submitted using the online application system unless you qualify for the Curtin Research Fellowship 2016 – FastTrack Option.

FastTrack option

If you have recently applied for an ARC/NHMRC Fellowship scheme and would like to be considered for a Curtin Research Fellowship, Curtin invites you to submit your full ARC/NHMRC application directly to:

Along with the submission of your application, please ensure that you complete and attach the required FastTrack Applicant Details Form.

A completed Certification Form should also be attached with your submission.

Note: Your application is not lodged until you have received an acknowledgement email from the ORD Fellowship Officer confirming receipt of your application and required documents.

Successful applicants will be appointed as a staff member within the recruiting area sponsoring the fellowship application. It is therefore critical that the potential fellow liaise directly with the appropriate head of recruiting area prior to submitting an application to ensure that the proposed project and activities align with the area’s strategic plan. Applications without the signature of the appropriate head of recruiting area to confirm support will not be considered.

The fellowships are not restricted to Australian citizens.

Applicants must have completed a research doctoral degree.

Enquiries should be directed to ORD Fellowship Officer on +61 8 9266 4231 or



Curtin Business School


Professor Fran Ackermann

Tel: (+618) 9266 1835
Faculty of Health Sciences Associate Professor Garry Allison
Tel: (+618) 9266 2993
Faculty of Humanities Professor Erik Champion
(+618) 9266 2614
Faculty of Science & Engineering Professor Craig Buckley
Tel: (+618) 9266 3532

Related documents

Fellowship Online Application System

Applications Open: Friday 29 May 2015 at 9:00am (GMT +8:00)
Applications Close: Friday 10 July 2015 at 5:00pm (GMT +8:00)