Clinical Project Coordinator

Randwick, Australia
13 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
01 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

The Kirby Institute


UNSW Medicine

  • One of Australia’s leading research & teaching universities
  • Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion
  • Enjoy a career that makes a difference by collaborating & learning from the best

At UNSW, we pride ourselves on being a workplace where the best people come to do their best work.

The Kirby Institute is a leading global research institute dedicated to the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases. Established in 1986 in response to the then emerging HIV epidemic, the Kirby Institute now contributes to knowledge on a broad range of diseases, including viral hepatitis and sexually transmissible infections.

About the role

  • $91,755 - $99,306 plus 9.5% Superannuation and annual leave loading
  • Fixed Term for 12 months
  • Full-time (35 hours per week)

The Therapeutic and Vaccine Research program conducts clinical studies across a range of infectious and immunologic diseases, including infection-related cancers, with a focus on therapies for HIV and its complications including cardiovascular disease and cancer. Our team provides global leadership through our role as an International Coordinating Centre for the INSIGHT network and collaborations with UNITAID at the World Health Organization, the U.K. Medical Research Council, and the National Cancer Institute and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the U.S. National Institutes of Health.

The position holder is responsible to the Head of Therapeutic and Vaccine Research Program (TVRP) for coordination and monitoring of a clinical research project, conducted by the Kirby Institute, in low and middle-income countries.

About the successful applicant

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Ensure that trials conducted by the Kirby Institute are well supported by designing data collection forms that are logical and clearly written and minimize the demands for data collection. 
  • Provide guidance to individuals and teams preparing other study documentation and instrumentation.
  • Play a contributory role in the production of study documentation.
  • Provide guidance and support to others involved in coordination of individual research projects.

You should systematically address the selection criteria listed within the position description in your application. Please apply online - applications will not be accepted if sent to the contact listed.

ContactCate Carey, Senior Clinical Project Coordinator, Therapeutic and Vaccine Research Program (TVRP)


T: (61 2) 9385 0917

Applications close: 1 March 2018