SAEF scholarship enquiries

How to join us

You can join us as Higher Degree by Research (HDR) student by studying a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).

Current Topic Areas

Our research is focused on the five projects below.

  • Statistical downscaling of Antarctic models
  • A new biosecurity framework for Antarctica
  • Value-of-information in remote ecosystems
  • Identifying essential biodiversity on the Antarctic continent
  • Planning new protected areas in a changing climate
  • Geopolitical strategy at the Earth’s south pole

Due to the volume of enquiries we receive, we require prospective candidates to submit an EOI via the form below. If we want to progress your application, we will follow up with details on how to submit a formal expression of interest.

Application form

Contact details
Research projects * Please select which research project you are interested in. Further details can be found below:
Please provide a brief overview of your experience and why you are interested in pursuing a PhD with us (900 characters max).
Only file types of .doc, .pdf, .docx, and .rtf are accepted. Submitted CVs are to be no larger than 4MB.

Centre for the Environment

Institute for Future Environments
Level 6, P Block
Gardens Point
2 George St
Brisbane QLD 4000 Australia

Postal address

Centre for the Environment
Institute for Future Environments
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001