Department of Rural Health Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences
Salary: $98,775 - $117,290 p.a. (Level B) (pro rata) or $120,993 - $139,510 p.a. (Level C) (pro rata), plus 17% superannuation. Level of appointment is subject to qualifications and experience.
As part of the University Department of Rural Health program at the Department of Rural Health, the Research Fellow/Senior Research Fellow in Rural Chronic Illness will undertake specific research projects that examine and address chronic illness among rural populations. Projects will include clinical studies, research to identify improved health service design, trials of behavioural and other innovative interventions, obesity studies and the needs and issues facing rural residents with long term and chronic conditions. The Research Fellow will work collaboratively with other team members at the Department of Rural Health as well as with local health services and researchers in other locations. A Senior Research Fellow will lead the Rural Chronic Illness research stream at the Department of Rural Health to expand and enhance this research area.
This position may be based at Shepparton or Ballarat or Wangaratta. Applicants are asked to nominate their preferred work location (if any) in their application.
Close date: 27 August 2017
Position Description and Selection Criteria
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