First listed on: 05 February 2020

The Law and Justice Foundation of NSW is an independent, not-for-profit organisation with a 50+year history of improving access to justice for the people of NSW. We inform policy development and service delivery by conducting high quality, research and analysis to identify legal and access to justice needs and what works to address these needs.

The Foundation works actively with all parts of the legal/access to justice sector across NSW (and nationally), and actively engages with policy makers, service providers, courts and tribunals, local authorities and services, and related non-legal services.

The research team work on a range of projects depending on the Foundation’s priorities. Most research is published in the Foundation’s report series, and on the Foundation’s website.

The Foundation now wishes to recruit a Quantitative Researcher to support the small but dynamic and well-respected research team.

Working arrangement: Fixed term contract - full time or part time. Flexible working arrangements available.

Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience. Indicative range $85-$105K pa plus super

Responsible to: A Senior or Principal Researcher.

Role: Click on the hyperlink Researcher - Quantitative to the Foundation’s website for a detailed position description, including the essential criteria and how to apply.

Skills/selection criteria: The Researcher (Quantitative) role requires a tertiary qualification in a quantitative social science, statistics, data science or other relevant discipline and demonstrated experience in undertaking data analysis for research purposes.

In your application you must address at a minimum the essential requirements of the role and provide a Curriculum Vitae (CV). Other than your CV, your application should be no more than 2 sides of A4 (Times Roman or equivalent, 12-point font).

Please send your applications to: Richard Wood at Please indicate where you saw this role advertised.


Applications close on Sunday 23 February 2020. Short-listed candidates will be invited to the Foundation to undertake a short task at the Foundation’s offices.


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