Research Assistant, Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine

Melbourne, Australia
16 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
09 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: School of Health Sciences
Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 (Level A)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - 9.5% superannuation

The Centre for Health, Exercise & Sports Medicine has a research assistant position available to provide technical and operational support to the senior research staff and chief investigators for several current and new research projects. The position will be based at the Physiotherapy Department at The University of Melbourne. The research activities of the Centre primarily focus on understanding and treating lower limb osteoarthritis. The position will involve preparation of relevant materials under the direction of team members, performing fundamental aspects of research administration work, and facilitating the efficient operation of the research activities.

The incumbent will be expected to coordinate tasks associated with several research activities including clinical trials, and work towards ensuring that studies run smoothly and to a high standard. Other duties related to the research and engagement activities of the Centre may also be required. While people with a variety of backgrounds will be considered for the position, preference will be given to those from a clinical discipline (e.g. physiotherapy). The position is full-time however applications for part-time work will be considered depending on qualifications and skills of the applicant.

Applications close: 09 Dec 2018 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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