Research Assistant, Faculty of Information Technology

Melbourne, Australia
03 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Location: Clayton campus
Employment Type: Full-time 
Duration: 3 years fixed-term appointment 
Remuneration: $66,706 - $90,532 pa Level A (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

The Faculty of Information Technology offers vibrant and creative programs across all core IT and related subject areas, and in addition has extensive research efforts organised around core competency areas as follows: Systems and Cybersecurity, Data Science, Education, Computer-Human Interaction and Creativity, and Organisational and Social Informatics.

The Digital Health theme in the Faculty of Information Technology draws on capabilities in all the above areas, and is further grounded in collaborations with a range of other faculties across Monash, including Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences; Engineering; Business and Economics; Art, Design and Architecture (MADA); Science and Arts.

The Faculty is seeking a Research Assistant to be a part of the new range of initiatives within Digital Health at Monash. A Research Assistant is expected to contribute towards the research effort of the university and to develop their research expertise through the pursuit of defined projects relevant to the particular field of research.

To be successful, you will ideally have an honours degree in the relevant discipline or have equivalent qualifications or research experience, and demonstrated knowledge of digital health.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.   

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash jobs".


Professor Chris Bain, Professor, Digital Health, +61 3 9902 0388.

Position Description

Download File Research Assistant

Closing Date

Monday 14 January 2019, 11:55 pm AEDT