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Are you inspired to create change? Do you want to explore the unknown, challenge convention and make a difference to the world? We want to hear from you.

We are searching the globe for academic and research staff who want to join us on our mission of becoming a Top 50 University by 2050.

The University of Western Australia is one of the world’s most prestigious research universities, located in a beautiful and diverse geographical region. With an incredibly rich local heritage, the University taps into global networks of knowledge, education and research.

Our research focus extends far beyond the geographical boundaries of the University campus. From gravitational waves to the human microbiome, our research encompasses everything from improving human health and wellbeing to explaining the mysteries of the universe. With over 20,000 students from across Australia and around the world, we are preparing the next generation of leaders and innovators across most disciplines and major professions.

Home of Nobel Laureates, Oscar winners, Gates Foundation recipients and winners of national teaching awards, we welcome inspiring individuals to help take research from the lab, to the classroom and the world.

We will be looking to fill positions in the following priority areas

Our staff are our most important assets. They inspire each other, our students and people around the world every day.

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