Three Senior Scientist (Ecologists) are required to provide advanced technical, scientific and analytical support and guidance for key scientific programs. The roles will be located within the Conservation and Restoration Science Branch within the Science, Economics and Insights Division.


Senior Scientist, Koala Science – fulltime temporary until June 30, 2025

Koala science priorities are to design and drive the strategic delivery of projects for koalas for DPIE, to help meet the goal of doubling the number of koalas in New South Wales by 2050. Key priorities for the Koala Science team include design and implementation of a baseline assessment of patterns of occurrence of Koalas in NSW; implementation and evaluation of the NSW Koala Monitoring Framework; and

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