James Stewart Chair of Medicine

Melbourne, Australia
28 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The James Stewart Chair of Medicine is a key leadership position delivering innovative and distinctive contributions to education, research, clinical medicine and community engagement in the University of Melbourne, Department of Medicine and Radiology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

The James Stewart Chair plays a critical role in fostering excellence through partnerships and collaboration with research and clinical groups. Developing initiatives with the community and industry as well as policy engagement of significant public value will be central to the success of the role.

Embedded within the Royal Melbourne Hospitaland associated institutes and centres that form the Melbourne Biomedical Precinct, the James Stewart Chair will be an eminent authority in a field of medicine. He/she will have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and be able to work with diverse stakeholders, foster and mentor the learning and careers of others, and lead and drive distinguished research programs that have impact of benefit to society.

The appointee will have clinical responsibilities at the Royal Melbourne Hospital.

This is a continuing appointment. An attractive salary package will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

For a confidential discussion or to obtain a copy of the Information Book, including information on how to apply, please contact the consultants assisting the University of Melbourne, Odgers Berndtson, Caroline Dever on 0429 939 399 or Dr Dennis Feeney (02) 8905 3722 or

Applications close Monday 2 October 2017.