Senior Research Fellow, Science of Healthcare Delivery

Armidale, Australia
24 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
21 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Faculty of Medicine and Health

  • 3 year Fixed-term
  • $114,074 to $131,360 per annum (Level C)
  • Plus 17% employer superannuation.Salary packaging options are available.
  • Relocation assistance provided

About Us

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. UNE pioneered teaching to external students making it the most experienced provider of distance and innovative online education. We are proud of our heritage and status as one of Australia’s oldest universities and the only university to score five starts for student satisfaction every year for 12 years in a row.

The Faculty of Medicine and Health offers courses, training and research opportunities in a full range of scientific and clinical disciplines including Psychology, Health Sciences, Counselling, Health Management, Nursing, Social Work, Medicine and Pharmacy. Our Faculty, staff and students are committed to improving the well-being of individuals, families, communities and populations through diverse programmes, collaborative research and strong community partnerships. This is an exciting time to join our team and there are several opportunities within the Faculty and our recently established New England Institute for Healthcare Research (NEIHR). These opportunities are:

About the role

The Senior Research Fellow will be a member of a research team within the newly established New England Institute for Healthcare Research. The research team has affiliations with University of Newcastle’s Department of Rural Health, Hunter New England Local Health District and formal networks of community based General Practitioners. The Senior Research Fellow will be responsible for a proposed multiphase activity, focused on understanding the characteristics of fully-ICT-enabled medical practices in rural settings.  The position will also assist in the supervision of a number PhD scholar positions.

The full selection criteria applicable can be viewed in the position information document.

Additional information

To discuss these opportunities, please contact Professor Rod McClure, Dean, Faculty of Medicine & Health by phone: 02 - 6773 3883 or email:

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights. You can live in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

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Closing Date:   Midnight, Sunday 25 February 2018

Reference No:   218027

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in the position statement, in your application.

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.