ACAMAR SKA Fellowship Scheme

ACAMAR and the NAOC will co-fund at least one ACAMAR SKA Postdoctoral Fellow to be based at an Australian university or research institute for up to 2 years. The recipient of the Fellowship will be a Chinese national and needs to be affiliated with one of: the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Peking University, Tsinghua University, Beijing Normal University, Nanjing University or the University of Science and Technology of China at Hefei.


Applicants will need to contact potential supervisors/mentors in advance of their applications. Applications (in English) are required to include:

  • Cover letter with names, positions and email addresses of three referees
  • CV
  • Research plan and the name(s) of your proposed supervisor/mentor in Australia


You will not be directly employed by ACAMAR or the host Australian institute, but ACAMAR and the CSC will provide a living allowance of up to AUD 43,200 pa whilst in Australia. The Australian institute will provide office space, computer facilities and travel expenses for meetings and workshops in Australia.


Terms and conditions in Chinese (unofficial English translation here)




25 March 2017      Deadline for receipt of applications and references

10 April 2017         Details for recommended applicant(s) sent to NAOC/CSC for approval

May 2017               Appointment announced


The following round will close on 25 September 2017