Research Fellow (Indigenous Applicants Only)

at University of Melbourne

Melbourne Poche Centre for Indigenous Health, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

Salary: $69,148 - $93,830 p.a. plus 9.5% superannuation

Only Indigenous Australians are eligible to apply as this position is exempt under the Special Measure Provision, Section 12 (1) of the Equal Opportunity Act 2011 (Vic).

About the Position

The University of Melbourne's Poche Centre for Indigenous Health operates across the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, through effective partnership and engagement with key stakeholders within various Schools and related institutes to deliver on key Indigenous specific outcomes of both the Centre and Faculty.

The Research Fellow position, funded by a Lowitja Institute grant, will review and analyse past models of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research training and workforce outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health researchers funded since the IRRA (Indigenous Research Reform Agenda), with a particular emphasis on health. The position will also identify success factors for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander research training models including terms of workforce outcomes and identify the factors which contribute to the development of high performing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health researchers and will identify processes and any structural change that may be required to develop and sustain an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research workforce.

Close date: 8 Jun 2017

Position Description and Selection Criteria

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