Full-time (100% FTE), fixed- term contract until 31 December 2022, based in Alice Springs
As one of Australia’s leading medical research institutes dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of Indigenous Australians, and a leader in global and tropical research into life-threatening illnesses, Menzies School of Health Research continues to translate its research into effective partnerships and programs in communities across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Research Fellow / Senior Research Fellow will join one of Australia’s leading remote and rural health services research teams, undertaking research activities on current and planned research projects led by key academic team members.
The main current project "Understanding and responding to the cost and health impact of short-term health staffing in remote and rural Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community-controlled health services" entails detailed analysis of workforce characteristics and sequelae in community-controlled services in different geographical settings across two states. Strong quantitative skills and experience are required.
The position requires occasional travel to remote and rural health services for knowledge translation activities, approximately one week at a time within Northern Territory, interstate or internationally. Part-time appointment may be considered.
What we offer:
- 6 weeks annual leave
- Option to increase super to 14%
- Attractive salary package including superannuation and salary packaging benefits Academic Level B, RF1-3 or Level C SRF 1-6 $109,077-$136,302 p.a.
Contact: Prof John Wakerman firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Sunday 24th October 2021
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply
Applicants are required to address the selection criteria. For information on how to apply for this position and to obtain the Position Description and Selection Criteria please visit https://www.menzies.edu.au/page/Careers/Information_for_applicants/ or phone 08 8946 8409.
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