Research Assistant

13 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
06 Nov 2016
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

Classification: ANUO 5/6 (Research)
Salary package: $66,904 - $79,230 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Part-Time: 17.5 hours per week

Fixed term: 3 years Position overview The ANU College of Medicine, Biology and Environment (CMBE) brings together medical, biological, population health, psychological and environmental sciences in six schools:  The ANU Medical School, The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The John Curtin School of Medical Research, the Research School of Biology, the Research School of Population Health, and the Research School of Psychology.  Together the schools integrate high level research with a research-led curriculum that encompasses all of these different areas.

The Research Assistant is part of the NHMRC Partnership Project: Understanding the Sources of Campylobacter in Australia and reports to A/Prof Martyn Kirk and Dr Kathryn Glass, at the National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health within the Research School of Population Health. The Research Officer will work collaboratively with a range of people within the Research School of Population Health, and with a team of external stakeholders and researchers involved in the project.

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on  ANU values diversity and inclusion and believes employment opportunities must not be limited by socio-economic background, race, religion or gender. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit

Application information For further information re this position, please contact A/Prof Martyn Kirk P: 02 6125-5609 E:

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

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

For position description please see: Research Assistant_PD.pdf

Closing date: 11.55pm, Sunday 6 November 2016.

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

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.