Research Fellow in School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Location
Melbourne, Greater Melbourne, Australia
Salary
$92,074 - $109,339 pa
Posted
15 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
28 Mar 2017
Ref
560081
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part Time

Faculty / Portfolio:

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine

Location:

The Alfred Hospital

Employment Type:

Part-time (0.6)

Duration:

12 month fixed-term appointment

Remuneration:

Pro-rata of $92,074 - $109,339 pa Level B
(plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

  • Achieve at a world top 100 university
  • Work in the Research Council Centre of Research Excellence in Pre-hospital Emergency Care
  • Where international collaboration is pursued

If you're after a rewarding career, Monash University can help make it happen.  With leading academics and world-class resources, combined with a ranking in the top 100 universities worldwide, we offer all you need to build a brighter future.

The Opportunity

The NHMRC Centre of Excellence in Pre-hospital Emergency Care (CRE-PEC) will build on existing collaborative partnerships between ambulance services, hospitals and university research groups. The CRE-PEC is based in an environment which has a strong track record of training new and mid-level researchers to expand capacity in this innovative research domain. The overarching goal of the CRE-PEC is to research the optimal strategy for health services to deliver 'the right care, in the right place, at the right time' for patients who call an ambulance.

As the successful candidate you will work on projects related to the CRE-PEC under the guidance of the CRE-PEC Senior Research Fellow. This includes assisting with projects focusing on access to emergency care, triage and alternative pathways, building an evidence base through clinical trials and measuring translation. You will also assist the Senior Research Fellow with administrative tasks for the CRE-PEC; and with the preparation of grant applications and manuscripts for CRE-PEC endorsed and related projects.

To ensure success in this role, you will hold a PhD with experience in clinical and/or public health research, with evidence of an emerging track record of publications and presentations. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with proven ability to work both independently and as part of a research team are essential.

As a strong collaborator with experience working in a multidisciplinary environment, your ability to work efficiently and independently with minimal supervision will be highly valued. If you feel you have a demonstrated ability to plan, organise and achieve work targets, and a commitment to excellent in research then we welcome your application!

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs"

Enquiries

Dr Janet Bray, Senior Research Fellow, +61 3 9903 0177 

Position Description

 PD - Research Fellow - SPHPM

Closing Date

Tuesday 28 March 2017, 11:55pm AEST