Academic Specialist, Tuberculosis
Work type: Fixed Term
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Department/School: Doherty Institute
Salary: $105,232 - $124,958 (Level B)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Part time - 9.5% super
The Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute) is a joint venture between The University of Melbourne and The Royal Melbourne Hospital, combining research, teaching, public health and reference laboratory services, diagnostic services and clinical care in infectious diseases and immunity.
Based at the Doherty Institute, the Academic Specialist (Tuberculosis) will provide a wide range of clinical and public health support services for people with TB and affected communities. You will enhance the research capacity and impact of the Victorian Tuberculosis Program (VTP). This will include initiating and participating in collaborative clinical and public health research and supporting translation of best available evidence into policy and practice.
The successful applicant will contribute to the academic development of the VTP through participation in wider unit activities, including preparation of educational materials, research supervision of staff and students, and contribution to reports and grant applications. A PhD in a medical, public health, or relevant alternative discipline is essential.
Applications close: 27 Nov 2020 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time