Careers

The Institute for Social Science Research (ISSR) is always looking for people who want to be part of solution-oriented social science. If you are a research leader, social scientist, or management professional interested in creating public value through quality social research and training, we want to hear from you.

ISSR employs great people in a range of full-time, part-time and casual roles to provide comprehensive research and training services, including:

  • Conducting quantitative research, qualitative research, and/or evaluations for projects commissioned by external clients or supported by competitive grants.
  • Designing, developing and delivering advanced social analysis methods training.
  • Developing new technologies and approaches to enable better research outcomes.
  • Communicating research science effectively to academic and non-academic audiences.
  • Producing persuasive, compelling and accurate proposals to secure research funding.
  • Providing positive and professional enabling services in finance, human resources, event management, and research administration.

For a confidential discussion about how you could contribute to social science leadership for a better world at ISSR, contact one of our existing Institute leaders, listed on our website.

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Other opportunities

See postgraduate studies for information about research opportunities and how to apply.

To request information about visiting scholars or research opportunities, email issr@uq.edu.au or contact the group leader of a relevant research area featured on our research page.