Research Fellow, Primary and Allied Health Care

Melbourne, Australia
18 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Faculty / Portfolio:

Faculty Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences /School of Primary and Allied Health Care


Peninsula campus

Employment Type:



3 year fixed-term appointment


$95,297 - $113,166 pa Level B
(plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Drive your own learning at one of the world’s top 80 universities
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

Everyone needs a platform to launch a satisfying career. At Monash, we give you the space and support to take your career in all kinds of exciting new directions. You’ll have access to quality research, infrastructure and learning facilities, opportunities to collaborate internationally, as well as the grants you’ll need to publish your work. We’re a university full of energetic and enthusiastic minds, driven to challenge what’s expected, expand what we know, and learn from other inspiring, empowering thinkers.

The Opportunity

The School of Primary and Allied Health Care (SPAHC) is a newly established school with an organisational hub at the Peninsula campus. The School aims to be Australia’s leading centre of primary and allied health care education and research, building on existing strengths in emergency medicine, physiotherapy and occupational therapy by integrating new research areas, including; rehabilitation, addiction and family violence. The SPAHC is a leader in primary and allied care research, teaching and service. The School provides high quality health care programs at undergraduate and graduate entry levels, specialised professional graduate coursework programs and higher degrees by research. The School currently includes the Departments of General Practice, Community Emergency Health and Paramedic Practice, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Social Work and Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences.

The School’s Departments and Centres are situated across the Caulfield, Clayton, Peninsula and Notting Hill campuses. Planning is underway to bring two new Centres within the School: a Centre for Addiction Research and Recovery and an Integrated Rehabilitation Research Centre.

This position will provide support to the Head of School in developing and delivering research grant proposals and outcomes. This will be completed either independently and/or as part of team research within the field in which the Head of Schools area of research expertise for which he/she is appointed and to carry out activities to develop her/his individual research expertise relevant to the particular field of research whilst supporting the over-all strategic direction of the School through the delivery of research grants. 

The successful candidate will either hold, or be in the process of completing a PhD in Health Sciences and have previous experience in the Health industry.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

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


Gillian Paulse, School Manager, +61 3 9902 4504

Position Description

Download File PD - Research Fellow (Primary and Allied Health Care)

Closing Date

Monday 15 January 2018, 11.55pm AEDT