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EOI now open for the Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2023

EOI now open for the Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship 2023

Diarmaid Harkin, Mary Iliadis and Matthew Clarke from SHSS/ADI have secured funding from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for their exciting new project.

Expressions of interest (EOI) now open for the 2023 Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (ADPRF) !

*Please note this is an EOI to apply for an ADPRF hosted by the Alfred Deakin Institute for Citizenship and Globalisation (ADI). The 2023 ADPRF Scheme does not officially open until 4th July 2022.

The Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowships are intended to build research and innovation capability and excellence to create impact, in strategic priority research strengths at Deakin University. The Fellowships support and develop early career researchers identified as potential rising star, aiming to enhance the capacity and capability in key research areas and build the next generation of high-achieving and internationally competitive researchers.


Applicants must have been awarded a PhD on or after 1 January 2019 or, together with allowable career interruptions, have an award of PhD date that would be commensurate with a PhD Award Date of 1 January 2019.


The Fellowship provides 2 years of salary support from a Level A, Step 6 up to the top of Level B classification, commensurate with experience (ranges from $89,533 – $119,266 per annum, current at 1 May 2022).

Successful Fellows also receive a once off research support grant of $15,000, to be used throughout the Fellowship.  This grant must be used for direct research costs that relate specifically to the research project.


  1. Read the 2023 Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Guidelines, Instructions and Conditions of Award

  2. Complete the EOI form located here

  3. Submit the completed EOI form and Career Interruptions Calculator (if used) to


For all enquiries please contact

*Please submit your EOI to by 5:00pm AEST Friday 15th July 2022.


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