Research Fellow in Business Analytics and Innovation
University of Queensland Faculty of Business, Economics and Law

Industry Research Fellow (Business Analytics and Innovation)

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Area:Faculty of Business, Economics & Law
Salary (FTE):Academic Research Level B1 ($99,542.80 - $118,206.73)
Work type:Full Time - Fixed Term
Location: St Lucia

The University of Queensland Business School

The University of Queensland Business School is independently ranked as one of the top business schools in Australia and among the leading institutions worldwide. Our mission is to cultivate courageous thinkers who empower future leaders to positively transform business and society.

Based at the St Lucia campus as part of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law, the School brings together 12,000 students and 200 subject experts. 

About This Opportunity

The UQ Business School is seeking to appoint a Research Fellow / Industry Research Fellow specialising in Business Analytics and Innovation to contribute to innovative and applied research and teaching agenda in the following areas;

  • business analytics and data-driven innovation
  • data, analytics and artificial intelligence for business transformation

Your role will be integral for building industry research leadership and partnership, establishing an industry-focuses big data lab, foster data-driven innovation and develop authentic learning experiences at the UQ Business School.

This position is located at our picturesque St Lucia campus, renowned as one of Australia’s most attractive university campuses, and located just 7km from Brisbane’s city centre. Bounded by the Brisbane River on three sides, and with outstanding public transport connections, our 114-hectare site provides a perfect work environment – you can enjoy the best of both worlds: a vibrant campus with the tradition of an established university.

Our Ideal Candidate

You should hold a PhD (or be at near completion) or have equal relevant industry experience in Information Systems, Business Analytics or Entrepreneurship, in addition to a demonstrated capacity for independent applied research, with an established record of publication or exhibition in high-quality applied outlets. With a coherent emerging research program on data-driven innovation and transformational impact of data, analytics and AI, you should ideally possess experience in qualitative research methods and the ability to write teaching cases. The ability to develop industry liaison and professional contacts, with a broad knowledge of industry solutions and tools in data science, will be integral to your success in the role.

Sponsorship is available for temporary visa holders currently based in Australia. 

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to

What We Can Offer

This is a full-time, fixed term position up to 2 years at Academic level B

The full-time equivalent base salary will be in the range $99,542.80 - $118,206.73, plus super of up to 17%. The total FTE package will be in the range $116,465.07 - $138,301.88.

You will be able to take advantage of UQ Sport Facilities, recreation leave loading, salary sacrificing options, on-campus childcare, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.

Position Description

Download File 513010_Research Fellow_PD.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Professor Marta Indulska, BIS Discipline Leader.

For application queries, please contact stating the job number in the subject line.

Want to Apply?

To submit an application for this role, use the apply button. All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Responses to the Selection Criteria

To satisfy pre-requisite questions and ensure your application can be considered in full, all candidates must apply via the UQ Careers portal by the job closing deadline. Applications received via other channels including direct email will not be accepted.


Advertised: 09 Feb 2021

Applications close: 09 Mar 2021 (11:00 PM) E. Australia Standard Time

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