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Jetski - we are hiring
We are seeking a dynamic individual with field data collection experience to join our coastal research team. The position objective is to contribute towards the research effort in the field...
Conrad Wasko
Dr Conrad Wasko, a former Project Engineer at WRL, has been awarded the highly competitive title of having “the most meritorious thesis in hydraulic engineering, ecohydraulics, or related fields” globally...
2018 Manly Beach_PhD scholarship
WRL researchers are currently looking for exceptional PhD scholars to work on two PhD projects on the topics of optimising fishway design and remediating contaminated water. These two WRL led...

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