Research Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

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

Location: The Alfred Hospital
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: Fixed-term appointment until Friday 24 December 2021
Remuneration: $68,040 - $92,343 pa Level A / $97,203 - $115,429 pa Level B (plus 9.5% 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

Work at a leading national and international blood diseases centre with recognised research, treatment and educational programs for blood diseases, which is at the forefront of translational research into blood clotting and blood cancers. You will be part of a small but productive multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional, research team led by Dr Warwick Nesbitt that is focussed on the development of complex micro-bioreactor systems for the identification of novel drug targets for heart attack and stroke prevention and as clinical diagnostic tools of platelet function.

You will be responsible for running pre-defined research projects by performing a combination of laboratory and administrative functions.This may include some or all of the following: the routine collection and processing of human blood samples, and you will work closely with biomedical engineers as part of device development and biomedical validation.

The successful applicant will be appointed at Level A or Level B depending on their level of experience and qualifications.

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

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


Ms. Ashleigh Clarke, School Research Manager, Central Clinical School, +61 3 9903 0660. 

Position Description

Download File Research Fellow - Level A

Download File Research Fellow - Level B

Closing Date

Tuesday 1 January 2019, 11:55 pm AEDT