Academic Specialist in Non Communicable Diseases

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Melbourne, Australia
16 Jun 2020
End of advertisement period
07 Jul 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Work type: Fixed Term
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Melbourne School of Population and Global Health
Salary: $105,232 - $124,958 (Level B)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Part time - 9.5% super

About the role:

This exciting new multifaceted position will work with both VicHealth and the University of Melbourne to perform the roles of research assistant, writer and project coordinator for the development of a new research series focused on the Commercial Determinants of Health.

About you:

  • PhD or near completion of PhD in relevant area or equivalent professional qualification
  • Demonstrated track record in independent and team based research in non- communicable diseases or related domain
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Excellent organisational and project management skills
  • Developing research profile at a national level as evidenced by:
  • Identification of sources of funding to support individual or collaborative projects relating to teaching, research and leadership practice in the discipline
  • developing publication record in high-impact peer reviewed journals
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with an ability to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders (internal and external) and work collaboratively
  • Demonstrated ability to expertly apply research methodologies and quantitative/qualitative data analysis
  • Ability to mentor and guide junior research staff in their academic trajectory
  • Ethical scholar who values diversity and works effectively with individual differences

Position Description

Applications close: 07 Jul 2020 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Standard Time

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