The University of Sydney (informally, USyd or USYD) is an Australian public research university in Sydney, Australia. Founded in 1850, it is Australia’s first university and is regarded as one of the world’s leading universities. In it was ranked as the world’s 26th most reputable university and in the top 0.25%. Its graduates are additionally ranked the 4th most employable in the world and 1st in Australia. The university comprises 16 faculties and schools, through which it offers bachelor, and doctoral degrees. In 2011 it had 32,393 undergraduate and 16,627 students.

The University of Sydney allow outstanding postdocs the opportunity to conduct innovative, multidisciplinary work at one of world’s top 50 Universities.




  • A full salary (Level A8 of the University’s Academic salary scale – currently $96,905 per annum, plus 17% superannuation and leave loading)
  • $25,000 research grant at the commencement of the fellowship
  • Minimum cost airfare direct to Sydney, and return to point of departure on expiry of the Fellowship
  • Four weeks’ annual leave per year
  • Admission to the Sydney Society of Fellows.


  • Outstanding -record of research achievement
  • Awarded no earlier than 1 January 2012 and no later than 1 January
  • Strong preference will be given to applicants seeking to join the University from another organisation in Australia or from overseas
  • Applicants with a awarded by the University of Sydney may apply, provided they have held a paid position at another organisation after the of their PhD (refer to guidelines).

Eligible Regions: Open for all


Application Deadline: September 11,

Apply Here


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