Research Officer

Herston, Australia
$62,653.88 - $84,985.56
18 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The UQ Centre for Clinical Research

 The UQ Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR) is a $70 million dollar purpose-built facility sponsored by Atlantic Philanthropies, the Queensland Government (Smart State funding) and The University of Queensland. The building, completed in early 2008, is located at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital site, Herston, Brisbane. This site also houses the largest teaching hospital in Australia (RBWH), a basic medical research institute (QIMR), and a significant Faculty of Medicine presence, including the Schools of Public Health. The UQCCR has capacity for 320 staff with affiliation guided by research strengths, assessed by defined research quality indicators

 The role

The successful appointee will assist in developing, coordinating and conducting projects in clinical peripheral vascular disease (PVD) research with a particular focus on studies on abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA).

The person

Applicants should possess a PhD in the area of medicine, pharmacology, nursing, nutrition or psychology. You should also have a strong desire to develop a successful and highly-productive research career in the area of clinical trials methodology and awareness of clinical trials regulations (ICH/GCP) International Conference on Harmonisation/Good Clinical Practice


This is a full-time, fixed term appointment, until March 2018 at Research Academic level A . The remuneration package will be in the range $62,653.88 - $84,985.56 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 9.5% (total package will be in the range $68,606.00 - $93,059.19 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File 499608_3012905_Research Officer.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Professor Jon Golledge via email at

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