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PhD Opportunities

RTP Scholarships

Round 2 (15 July to 1 Sep 2020)

Future of Work Institute PhD Opportunities

RTP International and Domestic 2021

 

Round 2: Open from 15th July to 1st September 2020

 

The Future of Work Institute are looking to recruit high calibre domestic and international PhD students who:

  • Have a background in organisational psychology/ organisational behaviour, or a closely related area such as cognitive, health or social psychology;

  • Are residents in Perth WA, or will be prepared to move to Perth for the duration of their candidature.

Testimonials from current students

Belinda Cham

"When I finished my Masters of IO, I wasn’t sure whether I wanted to do a PhD, or get out into the workplace to solve real problems.

One of the best aspects of doing a PhD at FOWI is that I can do both of these things at the same time. I receive great mentorship and guidance to develop my own research expertise, but I also get to conduct research that is impactful, multidisciplinary and collaborative.

For example, I’ve been involved in several industry and government collaborative projects. These opportunities have allowed me to apply my research skills in practical settings to solve real problems, and develop other skills through activities like industry presentations, running of workshops and research translation. This has made my PhD journey more meaningful, interesting and varied."

Jia-xin Tay (Jay)

"The Centre for Transformative Work Design is a place where work design is researched, understood and practiced. You can hardly ask for a better environment in which to learn and conduct research."

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What we offer you?​

  • An attractive package covering fees and a living allowance

  • A support package which includes a laptop, travel allowance and project costs allowance

  • A rich and dynamic work environment where you will work alongside world leading academics and highly motivated researchers and PhD students on projects of international significance

  • Outstanding opportunities to engage with industry and make a real difference to people’s lives

  • Opportunities to undertake paid Research Assistant roles and internships

  • Weekly development workshops

  • A dynamic city based location

  • A fantastic lifestyle - Perth is one of the most liveable cities in the world

How to apply

Follow the instructions on the

Curtin University website.

The Future of Work Institute (FoWI) promotes productive and meaningful work as essential foundations of a healthy economy and society.

FoWI’s researchers focus on how people contribute to and benefit from new knowledge and practices, and their mission is to support thriving people and organisations in the digital age.

The Future of Work Institute acknowledges the Wadjuk Nyungar people as the traditional owners of the land on which the Institute is situated.

Contact Us

Location: 

Future of Work Institute

Curtin Graduate School of Business 

78 Murray Street, Perth WA 6000


Telephone: +61 8 9266 4668


Email: fowi@curtin.edu.au

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