Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Health Services Research and Policy

Canberra, Australia
24 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level A
Salary Package: $73,309 - $92,015 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Terms: Full time, Fixed term (2 years)

Position Overview

ANU has an international reputation for research and education relevant to the health and well-being of the population of Australia, as well as that of the developing world. This is achieved through discovery research, applied research in health service settings, research-led teaching in health and medical sciences, and the translation of research findings into practice and policy. The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.

The Department of Health Services Research and Policy based in the Research School of Population Health within the College of Health and Medicine seeks a Postdoctoral Fellow to join the Health Experience Team of Our Health In Our Hands, ANU’s inaugural Grand Challenge winning team. This position will contribute to the Department’s research portfolio through research exploring people’s experience of, and preferences for wearable medical devices that collect personal data, in conjunction with the move towards precision medicine and how this might change the healthcare landscape.

For further information please contact Dr Jane Desborough, T: +61 2 6125 6545 E:

Closing date: 22 November 2019

Position description: Postdoctoral Fellow.pdf

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Application information

In order to apply for his role, please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria, and
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV).

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.