PhD Position | Swinburne University/Cradle Coast Authority | TAS

PhD position in partnership with Swinburne University

Exciting action learning opportunity, embedded within a unique and important regional institution.

The Cradle Coast Authority (CCA) welcomes Swinburne University of Technology’s plans to fund a PhD scholarship which will support the Regional Futures Plan.

Based at Burnie with visits to Swinburne’s Hawthorn campus, the scholarship recipient will work with Swinburne’s Centre for Social Impact (CSI) and CCA to explore the challenges and opportunities associated with supporting innovation and entrepreneurship in regional areas. CCA led the development of the Regional Futures Plan in 2018 and is currently implementing the plan in tandem with industry and the region’s nine councils.

To apply for this position please submit a detailed CV (including contact details of one academic and one professional referee), and a 1-2 page cover letter explaining your suitability, enthusiasm and addressing the key selection criteria. Full details can be found here:

Potential applicants should contact Professor Eversole at

Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday the 18th of June.