Opportunities

Future PhD studentsThe MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development offers a supportive, well-funded environment for those seeking  a postdoctoral research position.

The availability of state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, in addition to opportunities to develop diverse collaborative working relationships through the centre's cross-disciplinary research focus, enables MARCS to provide a highly competitive platform for the development of your research career.

Please visit our Current Vacancies (opens in a new window) page for a list of all academic and professional positions currently available at MARCS.

MARCS has an extensive range of equipment and facilities available for auditory/visual, communication and performance research, organised into conceptual laboratories. MARCS Institute staff also embody a wide range of expertise relevant to specialised procedures and topics.


Ask any of our higher degree research students, past or present, about their experience with The MARCS Institute and they will tell you about a richly rewarding studentship, working among the most passionate and expert researchers in their fields.

Please visit our Current Scholarships (opens in a new window) page for a list of scholarships available for application.

The MARCS Institute contains members and collaborators from many disciplines including medicine, neuroscience, computer science, engineering, mathematics, linguistics, psychology, education, music, and communication arts.

There are numerous ways to become part of The MARCS Institute through volunteering, internships, scholarships, collaborative research exchanges, summer studentships, Masters and PhD programs.