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Please note, UROP students are employed and paid by their host organisation. Their contract and payment will be managed through the host organisation’s Human Resources unit.

To be involved in the recruitment, supervisors will be asked to attend at least one interview panel to assess shortlisted candidates

Lead supervisor

For example lab head, postdoc etc

Associate supervisor
HR contact for contract
Project detail

Brief background, methods employed and aims of project. Limit 500 characters.

Techniques to be employed

(please be as specific as possible. Examples: “Maths and Stats major”, “Biochemistry major”, “Bioinformatics major”, “Neuroscience major”, etc. Avoid general terms like “Science” or “Biomedicine”).

Other prerequisites or requirements

Maximum of 100 characters

Privacy Statement - Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

CSIRO is bound by the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act), including the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs). The APPs govern the way the CSIRO handles personal information. This includes how we collect, store, use, disclose, quality assure and secure personal information.

CSIRO is collecting your personal information, including your name and personal contact details. CSIRO collects this information for the purposes of administering and facilitating your participation in UROP, including monitoring and evaluating the program and training and development.

In the event that CSIRO transferred UROP to a third party, your information may be disclosed to such third party, including your host research organisations and UROP participants for the purposes outlined above.

The CSIRO Privacy Policy available at outlines how your personal information will be handled, including details about how you can seek access or correction of the personal information we hold about you and how you can complain about a breach of the APPs and how CSIRO will deal with the complaint. If you require further information on how your personal information will be handled, please contact

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