Research Fellow, Evidence Synthesis and Shared Decision Making

Gold Coast, Australia
01 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

About the position

The Bond University Centre for Research in Evidence-Based Practice (CREBP) is a successful, multidisciplinary team established in June 2010 by Professor Paul Glasziou. The researchers at CREBP work to improve health care by developing better communication between clinicians, researchers, and patients, and a clearer understanding of the causes of, and solutions to, gaps between research evidence and its application in practice. The effective integration of research into practice will contribute to the health and healthcare of all Australians.

The research fellow will assist in a program of research for the NHMRC-funded Centre for Research Excellence in Testing, Translation and Uptake of Evidence in General Practice within CREBP (see , working collaboratively with the Chief Investigators of the grant and others employed as part of it.

CREBP does not conduct laboratory or basic science research and applicants from such backgrounds or wanting to do this type of research need not apply.

About the person:

The successful applicant will possess a PhD, provide evidence of capacity to contribute to research and/or a demonstrated track record of achievement, in evidence synthesis and shared decision making between patients and clinicians to help people make evidence-informed health decisions.  

Applications are welcomed from researchers at all levels, including recent PhD graduates, early and mid-career researchers, and/or those who hold fellowships and grants from national or international funding agencies.

Salary details:

Bond University offers a vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities in a picturesque location, as well as a range of tangible benefits including (but not limited to): competitive remuneration, bus services to the door, available car parking, use of library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site.

The salary will be negotiated and commensurate with skills and experience. Salary packaging options are available.

Additional information:

Information about the Centre and its activities can be obtained from:

Specific enquiries about the position should be addressed by email to CREBP Centre Manager Assistant Professor Chrissy Erueti: email:

Application and submission details:

For further details regarding this appointment please reference the position description.

Applications will be submitted online via the Careers at Bond University candidate portal. Please follow the 'How to apply' instructions provided. All candidates will be required to register prior to submitting an application.

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Short listed applicants without work rights will need to demonstrate they can meet the requirements for obtaining a valid Australian work visa.

Conditions of employment for this position are offered under a Bond Employment Contract (BEC)

Bond University is an equal opportunity employer.