Opportunities

Data Science for Social Good (DSSG), QUT Centre for Data Science

This is an opportunity for undergraduate and postgraduate students, ECRs and mentors to form a team and engage with an industry partner in order to solve a real-world problem over a short span of time (6-10 weeks) and contribute to Social Good. This is a pro-bono engagement and voluntary work. Our first step is to…

QUT Centre for Data Science / Queen’s Wharf Brisbane Scholarships

The QUT Centre for Data Science / Queen’s Wharf Brisbane Scholarships seeks to undertake timely, data-informed insights about the Queen’s Wharf development that will inform communities and governments of similar large-scale infrastructure projects. To be considered for this scholarship, you will be invited to apply for and be accepted into a PhD at QUT. Find…

PhD in Unlocking Urban Airspace for Drone Transport

Air transportation systems have the potential to be revolutionized worldwide by drone technologies (unmanned aircraft) that could bring huge commercial (trillion dollar), economic and social (improved security, emergency and medical services, package delivery etc.) benefits. To unlock these benefits, drones need fast, regular and safe access to urban airspace. Currently, access is restricted due to…

PhD Scholarship Opportunity: Zero-Dimensional Symmetry Research Group

A Ph.D. position is available in 2021 to work with Dr Stephan Tornier and other members of the Zero-Dimensional Symmetry Research Group on the ARC DECRA project “Effective classification of closed vertex-transitive groups acting on trees”. Candidates with a strong interest and demonstrated skills in at least one of the following areas are encouraged to apply: (topological) group theory,…

Optimising sampling design for model discrimination of coral reef recovery (QUT)

This is a great project for a student who is interested in applying their mathematical/statistical/data science skills for real-world impact. The aim is to develop guidelines for marine ecology research groups to optimally schedule their reef revisits to better understand the dynamics of reef recovery. The main motivation is to develop deeper insight into reef…