Research Fellow

Adelaide, Australia
31 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
20 Aug 2020
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Classification: Academic Level B
Salary Range: $98,062 to $116,046 pa (FTE)
Employment Type: Fixed-term, Part-time (0.7FTE)
Position Reports to: Professor and Head of Public Health
Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Professor Paul Ward
Closing Date: Thursday, 20 August 2020 at 11:00 am

Position Summary:

The Flinders University Discipline of Public Health is recognised for expertise in public health research and teaching and members of this team have recently been awarded a 3-year Cancer Australia grant to investigate the cost-effectiveness of two resilience interventions that have been tailored to assist smoking cessation in low socio-economic areas of Adelaide.

The Academic Research Level B position will be responsible for project managing a Randomised Control Trial that will require skills in both quantitative and qualitative research methods, as well as experience with project managing randomised control trials. A knowledge of the resilience and/or smoking cessation literature is essential. The successful applicant will need to be highly organised and be able to liaise between the research team and stakeholders.

A valid National Police Certificate which is satisfactory to the University will also be required before the successful applicant can commence in this position.

Information For Applicants:

You are required to provide a suitability statement of no more than three pages, addressing the key capabilities of the position description. In addition, you are required to upload your CV.

We are seeking to increase the diversity to improve equal opportunity outcomes for employees, and therefore we encourage female applicants, people with a disability and/or people from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to apply.

Please note, late applications and applications sent via agencies will not be accepted.