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Three exciting research positions on offer – Closing date: February 1, 2015

The University of Wollongong (UOW) Sustainable Buildings Research Centre (SBRC) is a major player in the recently established $12m Steel Research Hub. There are three research positions currently available for outstanding candidates interested in being a part of a research program to develop innovative, steel-intensive and environmentally outstanding building systems for mid-rise residential buildings in Australia. This research work will involve three key sub-projects: 

  • Project B2.1 This exciting position will involve significant collaboration with architects, designers, manufacturers, etc. with the primary aim of developing innovative new building systems based on steel products and systems to address the needs of the burgeoning housing market in Australia, particularly mid-rise residential, whilst maximising economic, social and environmental outcomes. We are looking for candidates with a strong background in building design/construction and strong demonstrated research experience and/or capability.
  • Project B2.2 Development of multi-functional cladding/roofing systems (we are looking for a strong researcher with capabilities in building physics, thermodynamics, energy modelling, fluid mechanics, etc).
  • Project B2.3 Development of innovative new steel structural systems for mid-rise residential buildings (researcher will need to have a strong track record of quality research in advanced structural engineering, specifically related to building structures).
These research positions will be based at the SBRC in Wollongong, NSW

For full details, position descriptions and details of how to apply visit the UOW employment page at

For further details contact Professor Paul Cooper on or 02 4221 3355.