Senior Research Technician, School of Clinical Medicine

Brisbane, Australia
16 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
13 May 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time

The School of Clinical Medicine

The School of Clinical Medicine has a strong focus on the delivery of both phases of the Medicine program across a number of sites within the Brisbane metropolitan area, including but not limited to, the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Herston; the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Woolloongabba as well as QE2 and Redlands Hospitals; the Prince Charles Hospital, Chermside as well as Redcliffe and Caboolture Hospitals; Mater and Lady Cilento Childrens Hospitals, South Brisbane; Ipswich Hospital, Ipswich; Greenslopes Private Hospital, Greenslopes; Wesley and St Andrew’s Hospitals, Brisbane; and the St Lucia Campus. Leadership at each site is provided by an experienced academic with responsibility for budget and financial matters, human resource matters and facility management. The School consists of academic staff members across all clinical disciplines and more than 2500 academic title holders.  

The role

This position will oversee a number of research activities conducted as part of research to improve management of Peripheral Arterial Disease at the RBWH Department of Vascular Surgery. The position will be responsible for organising patient recruitment, investigations and follow-up for the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital site and other vascular surgery recruitment sites throughout Queensland that are currently involved in the studies.

The person

Applicants should possess qualifications or training in Science, Health, Biomedical Sciences or Nursing or related field; or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training. The successful candidates will have experience in clinical research trials with patients, knowledge of cardiovascular disease and excellent organisation and interpersonal skills. 


This is a part-time (0.6FTE), fixed term appointment for 12 months at HEW Level 5. The remuneration package will be in the range $38,758.68 - $43,409.36 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total pro rata package will be in the rage $45,347.66 - $50,788.96 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File PD_Senior Research Technician_SOCM.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Dr Sophie Rowbotham at 

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