Researcher

This activity type is for academics invited to visit Australia to observe or participate in an Australian research project at an Australian tertiary or research institution.

    You might be eligible for this activity type if:
  • you are an academic with significant achievement in your field and have been invited to observe or participate in an Australian research project (usually for a period of up to 12 months):
    • at an Australian tertiary or research institution
    • in collaboration with other academics employed by the Australian tertiary or research institution.
    You must:
  • be employed or have been employed as an academic at a tertiary or research institution and hold or have held a senior academic title
  • have the qualifications and experience required for the position
  • have a significant record of achievement in your field

Research student

You might be eligible for this activity type if you are a student or recent graduate of a foreign educational institution and you are invited to undertake research at an Australian tertiary or research institution that is related to your field of study. Current students must be undertaking the research in order to meet course requirements for their overseas qualification.